Indian Festivals
Festivals of India

Indian culture is characterised by the magnitude of festivals celebrated. The festivals are classified as regional, seasonal, national, social and of course religious. Indian festivals denote colour, vivacity, ebullience, appetizing food and a variety of prayers and rituals. Travellers and tourists are surprised to see  such a multiplicity of the festivities that enrich the Indian culture and cleanse the spirit at the same time enriching the Indian experience.

Anant Chaturdashi |  Ashadhi Ekadashi |  Baisakhi |  Bakari-id |  Bhai Dooj |  Buddha Purnima/Jayanti |  Champa Shashti | Christmas |   Dussehra  |  Datta Jayanti  | Diwali |  Easter Sunday  | Gandhi Jayanti |  Ganesh Chaturthi   Ganga Dashahara |  Geeta Jayanti |  Good Friday  | Gudhi Padva  | Guru Nanak Birth Anniversary   
Hanuman Jayanti |  Holi |  Eid-e-Miladulnabi |  Eid-ul-Fitr |  Independence Day  | Janmashtami  | Karva Chauth   Kojagari Purnima |  Lohri  | Mahashivaratri |  Mahavir Jayanti   |Makar Sankranti  | Mohorram |  Nag Panchami   Navratra |  Parshuram Jayanti  | Pola |  Raksha Bandhan |  Rath Saptami |  Republic Day  | Shri Ramnavami   Tripuri Purnima |  Tulsi Vivah  | Vaikuntha Chaturdashi  | Vaman Jayanti/Onam  | Vasant Panchami

January
February / March
March / April
| Pongal | Sankranti | Lohri | Tyagaraja Festival |
Bhogali Bihu
| Gangasagar Mela | Spituk | Vasanth Panchami |
Ratha Saptami
|
SIVARATRI | Shivaratri |
Holi
|
HOLI |  Teppam |
Desert Festival |

BAKRID
| Mahavira Jayanti | Ramnavami | Good Friday | Easter |Gangaur Brahmotsavam | New Year's Day | Nau  Roz | Jamshed Navroz | Dol Purnima | Vishu Ugadi | Gudhi Padwa | Cheti Chand |
April / May
June / July
July / August
 Buddha Jayanti | Id-ul-Fitr | Baisakhi | Pooram | Id-ul-Azha | Karaga Naba | Chitra Festival | Dhungri | Forest Festival | BUDDHA POORNIMA
 Rath Yatra(Car Festival) | Mela Hemis Gompa | TeejBonalu |
RAKSHA BANDHAN | Raksha Bandhan | Naga Panchami | Amarnath Yatra | Jhapan (Manasa) Festival | Nanda Devi Raj Jat |
August / September
September / October
October / November
GANESH CHATURTHI | Ganesha Chaturthi | Onam | Janmashtami | KRISHNA JANMASHTAMI | Muharram | Batkama |
DUSSEHRA | Dussehra | Id-E-Milad |
SRIRAMANAVAMI
DEEPAVALI Diwali | Diwali | Gurupurab | Pushkar ka Mela | Deep Diwali | Karva Chauth | Nagula Chavithi | Navratri |
November / December
December
 
| Vaikunth Ekadashi | Sonepur Livestock Fair |
CHRISTMAS | ChristmasHanukkah | SANKRANTI
RAMZAN