Bank Holidays 2021

This is the list of the major Bank Holidays 2021 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.

List of Bank Holidays 2021 in India

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 2021 regularly as there may be a new update.