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India (Chandigarh) : complete schedule of public and bank holidays, closure of banks and stock exchanges, school vacations, trade fairs, cultural and sporting events, festivals, carnivals, election during the next 3 months


Currency: Rupee (INR)
Banks are NOT working on 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month.
No alcohol served in shops, restaurants during most holidays
The nature of holidays in India appeals to culture, national values and religion

Internet domain: .in - Telephone code: +91 - International dialing code: 00 - GMT offset: +5:30 (DST: no)
Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

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Sunday May 15, 2022Beginning of school yearSchool holidays
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Monday May 16, 2022Banks remain openBanks only
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Monday May 16, 2022Buddha PurnimaHinduism
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Tuesday May 31, 2022Summer holiday (beginning)School holidays
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Friday June 3, 2022Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev JiSecular holiday
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Thursday June 16, 2022Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev JiSecular holiday
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Friday July 1, 2022Annual Closing of Reserve Bank of IndiaBanks only
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Friday July 1, 2022Summer holiday (end)School holidays
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Saturday July 2, 2022Banks Inventory DayBanks only
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Sunday July 10, 2022Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Muslim, Sufi
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Monday July 11, 2022Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)Events, celebrations...
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Saturday July 30, 2022MuharramMuslim, Sufi
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Friday August 12, 2022Optional holidayHinduism
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Monday August 15, 2022Independence DayNational Day
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Friday August 19, 2022Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Janmashtami)Hinduism
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Friday September 30, 2022Mid-term holiday (beginning)School holidays
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Friday September 30, 2022Banks Inventory DayBanks only
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Sunday October 2, 2022Mahatma Gandhi Birth AnniversarySecular holiday
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Wednesday October 5, 2022Vijaya Dashami (Dasera)Hinduism
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Thursday October 6, 2022Mid-term holiday (end)School holidays
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Sunday October 9, 2022Maharishi Valmiki anniversaryHinduism
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Sunday October 9, 2022Maharishi Balmiki's Birthday / Vap PoyaEvents, celebrations...
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Friday October 21, 2022Diwali holiday (beginning)School holidays
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Monday October 24, 2022Deepavali/DipabaliHinduism
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Thursday October 27, 2022Diwali holiday (end)School holidays
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Tuesday November 8, 2022Guru Nanak/Kartick Purnima/Parswanath's Rathojatra/II PoyaSikhism
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Beginning of school year

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Sunday May 15, 2022
School holidays :

Banks remain open

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Monday May 16, 2022
Banks only :

Buddha Purnima

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Monday May 16, 2022
Hinduism : Celebration of the ancient Gurus, in particular Sage Ved Vyas. A Guru is seen as a remover of darkness, a teacher. The date is the full moon of the month Asadha.

Summer holiday (beginning)

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Tuesday May 31, 2022
School holidays :

Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji

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Friday June 3, 2022
Secular holiday :

Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji

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Thursday June 16, 2022
Secular holiday : Guru Arjun (1563 - 1606) laid the foundation of the Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in the middle of the tank of Amritsar. All of the Sikhs desired that it should be the tallest building in the new town. Guru Arjan Dev however felt otherwise. He reminded his followers that humility should be a great virtue. The temple was therefore built on as low an elevation as possible. sikhs.org

Annual Closing of Reserve Bank of India

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Friday July 1, 2022
Banks only :

Summer holiday (end)

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Friday July 1, 2022
School holidays :

Banks Inventory Day

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Saturday July 2, 2022
Banks only : Annual Closing of the Royal Bank of India (RBI)

Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

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Sunday July 10, 2022
Muslim, Sufi :

Eid-ul-Adha - Feast of the Sacrifice (may be changed to the nearest day)

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Monday July 11, 2022
Culture :

Muharram

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Saturday July 30, 2022
Muslim, Sufi : Muharram is so called because it is unlawful to fight during this month, the word is derived from the word haraam, meaning forbidden . It is held to be the most sacred of all the months, excluding Ramadan. Some Muslims fast during these days.

Optional holiday

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Friday August 12, 2022
Hinduism : Raksha Bandhan

Independence Day

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Monday August 15, 2022
Secular holiday : Commemorates the day in 1947 when India achieved freedom from British rule

Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Janmashtami)

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Friday August 19, 2022
Hinduism : Hindu celebration of the birthday of Sri Krishna, an incarnation of Lord Krishna. Sweets, fruits and milk products are available in abundance. Sri or Shree: A prefix denoting auspiciousness

Mid-term holiday (beginning)

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Friday September 30, 2022
School holidays :

Banks Inventory Day

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Friday September 30, 2022
Banks only :

Mahatma Gandhi Birth Anniversary

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Sunday October 2, 2022
Secular holiday : He is the man who played a significant role in achiveing independence for India from the British Empire with his simplicity and strong will power. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as 'Bapu' or 'Father of the nation', was born on the 2nd of October in 1869, in Porbunder, Gujarat. He studied law in U.K and practiced law in South Africa. But he left his profession and returned to India to join the Indian freedom struggle. Gandhiji was a preacher of truth and 'Ahimsa'(non-violence). He started the 'Satyagraha' movement for the Indian freedom struggle. He believed in living a simple life and in 'Swadeshi'. He proved to the world that freedom can be achieved through the path of non-violence. Gandhiji is a symbol of peace and truth. www.indiaa2z.com

Vijaya Dashami (Dasera)

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Wednesday October 5, 2022
Hinduism : The victory of Durga on evil forces, the destruction of Vasanas (subjectivity, selfishness, desires...) and the achievement of the deepest Self. Dominance of Saraswati (pure science) over Lakshmi (applied science)

Mid-term holiday (end)

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Thursday October 6, 2022
School holidays :

Maharishi Valmiki anniversary

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Sunday October 9, 2022
Hinduism : Celebrated as the poet harbinger in Sanskrit literature. He is the author of the epic Ramayana, based on the attribution in the text of the epic itself.[2] He is revered as the Adi Kavi, which means First Poet, for he discovered the first śloka i.e. first verse, which set the base and defined the form to Sanskrit poetry. The Yoga Vasistha is attributed to him. A religious movement called Valmikism is based on Valmiki's teachings as presented in the Ramayana and the Yoga Vasistha. [Wikipedia]

Maharishi Balmiki's Birthday / Vap Poya

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Sunday October 9, 2022
Culture : (ca. 400 BC) is celebrated as the poet harbinger in Sanskrit literature. He is the author of the epic Ramayana, based on the attribution in the text of the epic itself. He is revered as the Adi Kavi, which means First Poet, for he discovered the first śloka i.e. first verse, which set the base and defined the form to Sanskrit poetry. (Wikipedia)

Diwali holiday (beginning)

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Friday October 21, 2022
School holidays :

Deepavali/Dipabali

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Monday October 24, 2022
Hinduism : The Light festival starts with festivities. The week celebrates 1.Dhanteras, 2.Kali Chaudas, 3.Deepavali, 4.Navu-Varsha (new year), 5.Bhai-beej. The Vai cast is mainly concerned. May last several days

Diwali holiday (end)

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Thursday October 27, 2022
School holidays :

Guru Nanak/Kartick Purnima/Parswanath's Rathojatra/II Poya

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Tuesday November 8, 2022
Sikhism : Guru Nanak Dev (1469-1539) Founder of the religion of Sikhism and the first of ten Sikh Gurus. Sikhs believe that all subsequent Gurus possessed Guru Nanak’s divinity and religious authority Wikipedia