Festivals of India

Festivals of India 2018

Festivals are celebration of life, it brings Peace & Joy to the masses as it breaks the monotony of life. Being a Highly Spiritual country, Festivals are at the heart of people's lives in India. The numerous and varied festivals that are held throughout the year offer a unique way of seeing Indian culture at its best.

India is well known all over the world as a country of Cultural and Traditional festivals as it has many cultures and religions. One can enjoy the festival celebration in India every month. As it is a secular country full of diversity in the Religions, Languages, Cultures and Castes, it is always crowded with the people involved in the fairs and festivals celebration. Each and every festival is celebrated uniquely in different ways according to the rituals, beliefs and its significant history behind. Indian origin people in the abroad also celebrate their cultural festival with the immense passion.



Makarsankranti / Pongal
22 Monday Vasant Panchmi
13 Tuesday Maha Shivratri
01 Thursday Holika Dahan
02 Friday Holi / Dhulendi
18 Sunday Gudi Padva
25 Sunday Ram Navami
31 Saturday Hanuman Jayanti
14 Saturday Baisakhi, Vishu
18 Wednesday Akshay Tritiya
23 Monday Bagulamukhi Jayanti
30 Monday Budh Purnima
15 Tuesday Vat Savitri Puja
15 Tuesday Shani Jayanti
23 Saturday Nirjala Ekadashi
14 Saturday Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra
27 Friday Guru Purnima
28 Saturday Shravan Month begins
11 Saturday Hariyali Amavasya
13 Monday Hariyali Teej
15 Wednesday Naag Panchmi
26 Sunday Raksha Bandhan
03 Monday Krishna Janmashtami
13 Thursday Ganesh Chaturthi
23 Sunday Ganesh Visarjan
24 Monday Pitru Paksh begins /
Purnima Shraddh
08 Monday Sarva Pitru Amavasya
10 Wednesday Navratri Begins
17 Wednesday Durga Ashtami
19 Friday Dussehra
23 Tuesday Sharad Purnima
27 Saturday Karwa Chauth
05 Monday Dhanteras
06 Tuesday Kaali Chaudash
07 Wednesday Diwali
08 Thursday Gowardhan Puja
09 Friday Bhaiya Dooj
13 Tuesday Chhath Puja
20 Tuesday Tulsi Vivah
23 Friday Kartik Purnima / Dev Diwali