Bank Holidays 2021

Bank Holidays 2021 in India

This is the list of the major bank holidays in India. State governments decide specific holidays based on their regional and cultural significance. These state-specific bank holidays can be found on the state-wise holiday pages.

DateDayHolidayRegion
1-Jan-21FridayNew Year’s DayAcross the country
11-Jan-21MondayMissionary DayMizoram
14-Jan-21ThursdayMakar SankrantiSeveral states
  Pongal 
15-Jan-21FridayKanuma Panduga/Thiruvalluvar DayAndhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu
23-Jan-21SaturdayNetaji Subhas Chandra Bose BirthdayWest Bengal, Tripura, Odisha, and Assam
25-Jan-21MondaySonam Lhochar/Himachal Statehood DaySikkim, Himachal Pradesh
26-Jan-21TuesdayRepublic DayAll over India
31-Jan-21FridayMe-dum-me-phiAssam
15-Feb-21MondayLui-Ngai-NiManipur
19-Feb-21FridayChhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj JayantiMaharashtra
20-Feb-21SaturdayArunachal Statehood Day and Mizoram State DayArunchal Pradesh and Mizoram, respectively
25-Feb-21ThursdayLosarSikkim
5-Mar-21FridayPanchayati Raj DiwasOdisha
5-Mar-21FridayChapchar KutMizoram
9-Mar-21TuesdayHazrat Ali’s BirthdayUttar Pradesh
11-Mar-21ThursdayMaha ShivarathriSeveral states
29-Mar-21MondayHoliSeveral states
23-Mar-21MondayMartyrs’ DayPunjab and Haryana
1-Apr-21ThursdayOdisha dayOdisha
  Maundy Thursday 
2-Apr-21FridayGood FridaySeveral states
6-Apr-21MondayMahavir JayantiSeveral states
13-Apr-21TuesdayUgadiSeveral states
  Telugu New Year 
  Bohag Bihu 
  Gudi Padwa 
  Vaisakh 
14-Apr-21WednesdayDr. Ambedkar JayantiSeveral states
  Emperor Ashoka’s birth anniversary 
  Tamil New Year 
  Maha Vishuba Sankranti 
  Bohag Bihu 
  Cheiraoba 
15-Apr-21ThursdayHimachal DayHimachal Pradesh
21-Apr-21WednesdayRam NavamiSeveral states
  Garia PujaTripura
25-Apr-21SundayMahavir JayantiSeveral states
1-May-21SaturdayMay DayMay Day – Across the country
  Maharashtra DayMaharashtra Day – Maharashtra
7-May-21FridayJumat-ul-WidaJumat-ul-Wida-Jammu & Kashmir
9-May-21SundayGuru Rabindranath JayantiBirth anniversary of Rabindra Nath Tagore – West Bengal and Tripura
10-May-21MondayShab-e-QadrJammu & Kashmir
13-May-21ThursdayIdul FitrNational
14-May-21FridayMaharshi Parasuram JayantiSeveral states
  Basava JayantiBasava Jayanti-Karnataka
  Idul FitrIdul Fitr – Telangana
16-May-21SundayState DaySikkim
25-May-21TuesdayBirthday of Kazi Nazrul IslamBirthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam – Tripura
26-May-21WednesdayBuddha PurnimaSeveral States
13-Jun-21SunMaharana Pratap JayantiHimachal Pradesh
   Haryana
   Rajasthan
14-Jun-21MonPahili RajaOrissa
 MonSri Guru Arjun Dev Ji’s Martyrdom DayPunjab
15-Jun-21TueRaja SankrantiOrissa
  YMA DayMizoram
24-Jun-21ThuSant Guru Kabir JayantiChandigarh
   Himachal Pradesh
   Haryana
   Punjab
30-Jun-21WedRemna NiMizoram
2-Jul-21FridayKharchi PujaTripura
5-Jul-21SundayGuru PurnimaMany States
6-Jul-21MondayMHIP DayMizoram
12-Jul-21MondayRatha YatraOdisha
13-Jul-21TuesdayMartyr’s Day / Bhanu JayantiMartyr’s Day – Jammu & Kashmir
   Bhanu Jayanti – Sikkim
17-Jul-21FridayU Tirot Sing DayMeghalaya
20-Jul-21TuesdayEid al AdhaAcross the country
21-Jul-21WednesdayBakridAcross the country
31-Jul-21SaturdayMartyrdom Day of Shaheed Udham SinghMartyrdom Day of Shaheed Udham Singh – Haryana/Punjab
4-Aug-21WednesdayBonaluTelangana
8-Aug-21SundayTendong Lho Rum FaatSikkim
11-Aug-21WednesdayHaryali TeejHaryana
13-Aug-21FridayPatriot’s dayManipur
15-Aug-21SundayIndependence DayThroughout the country
16-Aug-21MondayDe Jure Transfer DayPondicherry
17-Aug-21TuesdayParsi New YearGujarat and Maharashtra
19-Aug-21ThursdayMuharramMany states across India
20-Aug-21FridayFirst OnamKerala
21-Aug-21SaturdayThiruvonamKerala
22-Aug-21SundayRaksha BandhanMany states across India
22-Aug-21SundayJhulan Purnima, Indra JatraJhulan Purnima – Odisha and West Bengal
   Indra Jatra – Sikkim
30-Aug-21MondayJanmashtamiMany states across India
8-Sep-21WednesdayParkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib JiPunjab
9-Sep-21ThursdayHartalika TeejSikkim
11-Sep-21SaturdayGanesh ChaturthiMany states across India
11-Sep-21SaturdayNuakhiaOdisha
16-Sep-21ThursdayRamdev Jayanti, Teja DashmiRajasthan
21-Sep-21TuesdaySree Narayana Guru Jayanti, Sree Narayana Guru SamadhiKerala
23-Sep-21ThursdayHaryana Heroes’ Martyrdom DayHaryana
28-Sep-21TuesdayS. Bhagat Singh Ji JayantiPunjab
2-Oct-21SaturdayMahatma Gandhi JayantiAcross the country
6-Oct-21WednesdayBathukamma Starting Day, MahalayaMany states across India
7-Oct-21ThursdayMaharaja Agrasen JayantiHaryana
12-Oct-21TuesdayMaha SaptamiMany states across India
13-Oct-21WednesdayMaha AshtamiMany states across India
14-Oct-21ThursdayMaha NavamiMany states across India
15-Oct-21FridayVijaya Dashami / DussehraMany states across India
19-Oct-21TuesdayMawlid (Id-e-Milad)Many states across India
20-Oct-21WednesdayLakshmi Puja, Maharshi Valmiki JayantiMany states across India
27-Oct-21WednesdayLhabab DuchenSikkim
31-Oct-21SundaySardar Patel’s BirthdayGujarat
4-Nov-21ThursdayDiwaliIn many states
6-Nov-21SaturdayBhai DoojIn many states
   Lhabab Duchen – Sikkim
10-Nov-21WednesdayChhath PujaBihar and Jharkhand
19-Nov-21FridayGuru Nanak Jayanti/Karthika PurnimaGuru Nanak Jayanti – In many states
   Karthika Purnima – Odisha and Telangana
23-Nov-21TuesdaySeng Kut SnemMeghalaya
25-Dec-21SaturdayChristmas DayAll over India
    

Note: We recommend you to check bank holidays in India in 2021 regularly as there may be a new update.