Festivals in India :

What are the festivals in India?

Festival is an auspicious day in a year on which people take break from routine life and indulge in activities that are known to enhance there spiritual and physical well being. Festival has its origin in india. There are festivals to celebrate the victory of good over evil, mark different agricultural events, enhance physical health and to mark the turn of time. People clean there homes, Gods are worshipped, communal and family gatherings are organized, people exchange gifts, new clothes are bought and old clothes are destroyed, animal and human races, fights are organized.
In India major festivals of almost all religions have been declared national and public holidays.

List of Festivals in India :

Monday, January 1, 2018New Year's Day
Sunday, January 14, 2018Bhogi
Monday, January 15, 2018Sankranti / Pongal
Friday, January 26, 2018Republic Day
Tuesday, February 13, 2018Maha Shivratri
Friday, March 02, 2018Holi
Sunday, March 18, 2018Ugadi
Monday, March 26, 2018Ram Navami
Friday, March 30, 2018Good Friday
Thursday, April 05, 2018Babu Jagjivan Ram Birthday
Saturday, April 14, 2018Dr Ambedkar Jayanti
Tuesday, May 01, 2018May Day
Saturday, Jun 16, 2018Idul Fitr
Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018Independence Day
Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018Idul Juha / Bakrid
Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018Muharram
Thursday, Sep 13, 2018Ganesh Chaturthi / Vinayaka Chavithi
Tuesday, Oct 02, 2018Gandhi Jayanti / Mahatma Gandhi Birthday
Thursday, Oct 18, 2018Dusshera
Wednesday, Nov 07, 2018Deewali
Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018Id-e-Milad
Tuesday, Dec 25, 2018Christmas Day

India Festivals and Holidays by Year

Holidays by Country