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India (Delhi) : 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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Friday August 19, 2022Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Janmashtami)Hinduism
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Wednesday August 31, 2022Banks remain openBanks only
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Wednesday August 31, 2022Ganesh ChaturthiHinduism
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Friday September 16, 2022Optional holidayHinduism
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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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Monday October 24, 2022Deepavali/DipabaliHinduism
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Sunday October 30, 2022ChhathHinduism
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Sunday December 25, 2022Christmas DayCatholic or protestant
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Friday December 30, 2022New year holiday (beginning)School holidays
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Saturday January 14, 2023LohriEvents, celebrations...
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Monday January 16, 2023New year holiday (end)School holidays
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Thursday January 26, 2023Republic DaySecular holiday
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Sunday February 5, 2023Guru Ravidas celebrationHinduism
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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

Banks remain open

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Wednesday August 31, 2022
Banks only :

Ganesh Chaturthi

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Wednesday August 31, 2022
Hinduism : During ten days, Hindus must prepare the celebration at home: their house must be cleaned up and purified, in particular at the place where the Ganesh statue wil be put. Those who participate in the procession, end and highlight of this celebration, also prepare their costume. Various religious ceremonies are celebrated. On the tenth day, the celebration culminates. Streets of main cities, especially Mumbaï (Bombay) are the field of extraordinary popular demonstrations. In this day, giant elephant idols are preceded by dancers and musicians.

Optional holiday

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Friday September 16, 2022
Hinduism : Third Onam

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 :

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

Chhath

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Sunday October 30, 2022
Hinduism : Dedicated to the Hindu Sun God, Surya, also known as Surya Shashti.

Christmas Day

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Sunday December 25, 2022
Catholic or protestant : Since pre-historic times in Europe, festivities (bonfires, offrerings) were marking the beginning of longer hours of daylight with fires and ritual. The Roman festival of Saturnalia lasted several days in December (gambling and offerings). Germanic tribes also celebrated mid-winter (drinking and rituals). The Bulgarian (with Koleduvane) and the Polish (with Gwiazdka) perpetuate this tradition. Jesus of Nazareth was probably born in springtime (Reformists favour autumn). But in the 4th century, December 25th was chosen for the celebration of his birth by Pope Julius I (Bishop Liberus is also mentioned in 354 A.D.). Thus, a Christian element was introduced in the long-established mid-winter festivals. Before 1582, the Papal States and other Italian city states celebrated New Year’s Day on Christmas Day.

New year holiday (beginning)

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Friday December 30, 2022
School holidays :

Lohri

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Saturday January 14, 2023
Culture : Lohri is the Punjabis' and Dogras' cultural celebration on the eve of winter solstice.

New year holiday (end)

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Monday January 16, 2023
School holidays : Http://edudel.nic.in
official calender gazetted by the Ministry of Education
Schooling is mandatory till age 14
Teaching languages: Hindi, English
Number of yearly teaching days: 220
Schools close on Saturday
School uniforms required

Dates confirmed till Feb 2023

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Republic Day

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Thursday January 26, 2023
Secular holiday : It was the Lahore Session of the Indian National Congress at midnight of December 31, 1929 - January 1, 1930, that the Tri-Colour Flag was unfurled by the nationalists and a pledge taken that every year on January 26, the Independence Day would be celebrated and that the people would unceasingly strive for the establishment of a Sovereign Democratic Republic of India. The professed pledge was successfully redeemed on January 26, 1950, when the Constitution of India framed by the Constituent Assembly of India came into force, although the Independence from the British rule was achieved on August 15, 1947. It is because of this that August 15 is celebrated as Independence Day, while January 26 as Republic Day.

Guru Ravidas celebration

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Sunday February 5, 2023
Hinduism : Guru or Bhagat Ravidas (also Raidas) was a north Indian Sant mystic of the bhakti movement who was active in the 15th century CE. Venerated in northern India and in the Indian state of Maharashtra, he is the Satguru of the Ravidasi sect and one of the fifteen Bhagats of the Sikhs. His devotional songs and verses made a lasting impact upon the bhakti movement.