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India Public Holidays 2022

See also: 2022 public holidays in Asia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and worldwide.

India public holidays by region: Andhra Pradesh (AP), Bihar (BR), Chandigarh (CH), Chhattisgarh (CG), Delhi (DL), Goa (GA), Gujarat (GJ), Haryana (HR), Himachal Pradesh (HP), Jammu and Kashmir (JK), Jharkhand (JH), Karnataka (KA), Kerala (KL), Madhya Pradesh (MP), Maharashtra (MH), Odisha (OR), Puducherry (PY), Punjab (PB), Rajasthan (RJ), Tamil Nadu (TN), Telangana (TS), Uttar Pradesh (UP), Uttarakhand (UK), West Bengal (WB).

This page contains the list of India 2022 official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of India official public holidays in 2022 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Saturday New Year's Day (PY TN TS) regional
Sunday Mannam Jayanti (KL) regional
Sunday Guru Govind Singh Jayanti (BR CH DL HP HR JK PB RJ) regional
Wednesday Swami Vivekananda Jayanti (WB) regional
Friday Bhogi / Bogi Pandigai (AP TS) regional
Friday Makara Samkranti / Magh Bihu (GJ KA TS) regional
Saturday Sankranti / Pongal (AP PY TN) regional
Saturday Thiruvalluvar Day / Mattu Pongal (PY TN) regional
Sunday Uzhavar Thirunal (PY TN) regional
Sunday Kanuma Panduga / Tusu Puja (AP) regional
Sunday Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti (OR WB) regional
Tuesday Statehood Day (HP) regional
Wednesday Republic Day (National Day)
Saturday Vasant Panchami / Sir Chhotu Ram Jayanti / Saraswati Puja (BR HR JH OR PB WB) regional
Tuesday Hazrat Alis Birthday (UP) regional
Wednesday Guru Ravidas Jayanti / Magha Purnima (CH HP HR PB) regional
Saturday Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti (MH) regional
Tuesday Maha Shivaratri (AP BR CG CH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL MH MP OR PB RJ TS UK UP) regional
Saturday Panchayati Raj Divas (OR) regional
Friday Dolapurnima / Doljatra / Holika Dahan / Holi (AP BR JH MP OR RJ TS UK UP WB) regional
Saturday Holi / Dhuleti (BR CG CH DL GA GJ HP HR JH MH MP OR PB RJ UK UP) regional
Monday Nauroz (JK) regional
Tuesday Bihar Day (BR) regional
Wednesday Shaheedi Diwas / Martyrdom Day of Sardar Bhagat Singh (HR) regional
Friday Annual Accounts Closing (Bank Holiday) banks
Friday Utkal Dibas / Orissa Day (OR) regional
Saturday Gudi Padva / Ugadi / Chetti Chand / 1st Navratra (AP GA GJ JK KA MH MP RJ TS) regional
Saturday Telugu New Year (PY TN) regional
Monday Sarhul (JH) regional
Tuesday Babu Jagjivan Ram Jayanthi (AP TS) regional
Sunday Ram Navami (AP BR CG CH DL GJ HP HR JH JK MH MP OR PB RJ TS UK UP) regional
Thursday Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti (AP BR CG GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL MH MP OR PB PY RJ TN TS UK UP WB) regional
Thursday Mahavir Jayanti / Janma Kalyanak (BR CG CH DL GJ HR JH KA MH MP PB RJ TN UK UP) regional
Thursday Tamil New Year (PY TN) regional
Thursday Vishu / Vishu 2nd Day (KL) regional
Thursday Maha Visubha Sankranti (OR) regional
Thursday Maundy Thursday (KL) regional
Thursday Vaisakhi / Baisakhi (CH HR JK MP PB) regional
Friday Good Friday (AP BR CG CH DL GA GJ HP JH KA KL MH MP OR PB PY RJ TN TS UK UP WB) regional
Friday Bengali New Year / Masadi (WB) regional
Friday Himachal Day (HP) regional
Sunday Easter Sunday (KL) regional
Friday Jumat-ul-Wida (JK) regional
Friday Shab-i-Qadr (JK) regional
Sunday May Day / Labor Day (BR GA KA KL PB PY TN WB) regional
Sunday Maharashtra Din (MH) regional
Monday Maharshi Parasuram Jayanti (GJ HP HR MP PB RJ) regional
Tuesday Ramazan / Id-ul-Fitr / Kuthba-e-Ramzan (End of Ramadan) (AP BR CG CH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL MH MP OR PB PY RJ TN TS UK UP WB) regional
Tuesday Basava Jayanti (KA) regional
Wednesday Ramazan (2nd day) (TS) regional
Monday Lok Nayak Maharana Pratap Jayanti (UP) regional
Monday Rabindra Nath Tagore Jayanti (WB) regional
Monday Buddha Purnima (CG CH DL HP HR JH JK MH MP UK UP WB) regional
Thursday Maharana Pratap Jayanti (HP HR RJ) regional
Friday Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji (PB) regional
Tuesday Kabir Jayanti (CG HP HR PB) regional
Tuesday Pahaliraja / Pahili Raja (OR) regional
Wednesday Raja Sankranti (OR) regional
Friday Ratha Yathra (OR) regional
Tuesday Guru Hargobind Ji's Jayanti (JK) regional
Sunday Bakri Id / Id-ul-Zuha (Feast of Sacrifice) (AP BR CG CH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL MH MP OR PB PY RJ TN TS UK UP WB) regional
Monday Eid-Ul-Azha Holiday (JK) regional
Wednesday Martyr's Day (JK) regional
Sunday Bonalu (TS) (may vary by a few weeks) regional
Thursday Karkidaka Vavu Bali (KL) regional
Sunday Martyrdom Day of Shahid Udham Singh (HR PB) regional
Tuesday Muharram / Ashoora (AP BR CG CH DL GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL MH MP OR RJ TN TS UK UP WB) regional
Tuesday World Tribal Day (CG) regional
Friday Raksha Bandhan (CG GJ MP RJ UK UP) regional
Friday Jhulana Purnima (OR) regional
Monday Independence Day
Tuesday Parsi New Year (Shahenshahi) (GJ MH) regional
Tuesday De Jure Transfer Day (PY) regional
Friday Janmashtami / Sri Krishna Jayanti/ Sri Krishna Astami (AP BR CG CH DL GJ HP HR JH JK KL MP OR PB RJ TN TS UK UP) regional
Sunday Ayyankali Jayanti (KL) regional
Sunday Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji (PB) regional
Wednesday Ganesh Chaturthi / Vinayaka Chaturthi / Chaturthi Paksha (AP GA GJ KA MH OR PY TN TS) regional
Thursday Nuakhai (OR) regional
Thursday Ganesh Chaturthi (2nd Day) (GA) regional
Tuesday Ramdev Jayanti and Teja Dashmi (RJ) regional
Wednesday First Onam (KL) regional
Wednesday Karma Puja (JH) regional
Thursday Onam / Thiruonam (KL) regional
Friday Third Onam (KL) regional
Saturday Fourth Onam (KL) regional
Saturday Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthi (KL) regional
Wednesday Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi Day (KL) regional
Friday Haryana Veer and Shahidi Divas (HR) regional
Sunday Mahalaya / Mahalaya Amavasye (KA OR WB) regional
Sunday First day of Bathukamma (TS) regional
Monday Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti (HR PB) regional
Monday Navratra Stapana / Navratri Ghatasthapana (RJ) regional
Sunday Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday
Sunday Dussehra / Durga Puja / Durga Saptami (Maha Saptami) (BR OR WB) regional
Monday Dussehra / Durga Ashtami (Maha Ashtami) (AP BR JH OR RJ TS WB) regional
Tuesday Dussehra / Ayudha Puja / Saraswathi Puja (Maha Navami) (BR JH JK KA KL OR PY TN TS UP WB) regional
Wednesday Durga Puja / Dussehra / Dasehra (Vijaya Dashami) (AP BR CG CH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL MH MP OR PB RJ TN TS UK UP WB) regional
Sunday Milad-un-Nabi / Baravfat (Prophet's Birthday) (AP BR CG DL GJ HR JH JK KA KL MH MP OR PB PY RJ TN TS UK UP) regional
Sunday Lakshmi Puja / Kunar Purnima (OR WB) regional
Sunday Birthday of Maharishi Valmiki Ji (CH DL HP HR KA MP PB UK) regional
Friday Friday Following Eid-i-Milad-ul-Nabi (JK) regional
Monday Diwali / Diwali Amavasya / Deepavali (AP BR CG CH DL GJ HP HR JH JK MH MP OR PB RJ TS UK UP) regional
Monday Deepavali / Diwali (GA KL PY TN) regional
Monday Naraka Chaturdashi / Kali Puja (KA OR WB) regional
Tuesday Balipadyami Diwali / Govardhan Pooja / Vikram Samvat (GJ HR KA MH PB RJ UK UP) regional
Thursday Bhai Duj / Chitragupth Jayanti / Bhau Beej / Dawat Puja (GJ MH RJ UK UP) regional
Sunday Chhath Puja Parva / Surya Sasthi (BR DL HR JH UK) regional
Monday Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Jayanti (GJ) regional
Monday Chath Holiday (BR WB) regional
Tuesday Kannada Rajyothsava (KA) regional
Tuesday Haryana Day (HR) regional
Tuesday Puducherry Liberation Day (PY) regional
Tuesday Guru Nanak Jayanti (CG CH DL GJ HP HR JH JK MH MP PB RJ TS UK UP WB) regional
Tuesday Karthika Purnima / Rahasa Purnima (OR TS) regional
Friday Kanakdasa Jayanti (KA) regional
Monday Martyrdom Day of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji (PB) regional
Saturday Feast of St. Francis Xavier (GA) regional
Monday Birthday of Shaikh Mohammad Abdullah (JK) regional
Sunday Guru Ghasidas Jayanti (CG) regional
Monday Goa Liberation Day (GA) regional
Sunday Christmas (AP BR CG CH DL GA GJ HP HR JH JK KA KL MH MP OR PB PY RJ TN TS UK UP WB) regional
Monday Boxing Day (TS) regional
Thursday Guru Govind Singh Jayanti (BR CH DL HP HR JK PB RJ) regional

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Recent India Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to India public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in India (beta)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in India, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2019-2029).

India Background Information and Links



India Regional Abbreviations


Below is a list of the India regional abbreviations, used for regional public holidays, in the table above.