India

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in India for 2020 ready to be integrated into your application.

Located on the Indian subcontinent in South Asia, India is one of the world’s ancient civilizations, and the seventh largest country by area. Home to the Indus Valley Civilisation of the Bronze Age, India introduced the ideology of a caste system. The oldest scriptures of Hinduism were composed, and Buddhism, and Janimsm blossomed for over 2 millennia. India has a diverse culture, filled with multiple religions Judaism, Christianity, Zoroastrianism, Islam and Sikhism. India was under the British Crown rule, until the nationalist movement, led to India’s independence of British rule on August 15, 1947. India is known as the People’s Republic of India.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Wednesday New Year's Day
January 26th Sunday Republic Day
February 19th Wednesday Shivaji Jayanti
March 20th Friday March Equinox
April 6th Monday Mahavir Jayanti
April 10th Friday Good Friday
April 12th Sunday Easter
April 14th Tuesday Ambedkar Jayanti
May 1st Friday Labor Day
May 7th Thursday Budha Purnima
May 10th Sunday Mother's Day
May 23rd Saturday Festival of Breaking the Fast
June 20th Saturday June Solstice
June 21st Sunday Father's Day
July 30th Thursday Feast of the Sacrifice
August 15th Saturday Independence Day
August 28th Friday Muharram
September 22nd Tuesday September Equinox
October 2nd Friday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
October 25th Sunday Dussehra
October 28th Wednesday Birth of the Prophet
November 14th Saturday Diwali
November 24th Tuesday Guru Tegh Bahadur's Martyrdom Day
November 30th Monday Guru Nanak Jayanti
December 21st Monday December Solstice
December 24th Thursday Christmas Eve
December 25th Friday Christmas Day
December 31st Thursday New Year's Eve
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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="IN" -d year="2020" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"