Bank holidays in 2022: Check the full list from January to December

With the new year 2022 set to begin on Saturday, here is a look at the month-wise list of all major bank holidays in the upcoming calendar year.

Published: 31st December 2021 03:42 PM  |   Last Updated: 31st December 2021 03:42 PM   |  A+A-

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By Online Desk

The list of bank holidays includes national holidays and those marked by the central and state governments. The country observes three national holidays — Republic Day, Independence Day and  Gandhi Jayanti.

With the new year 2022 set to begin on Saturday, here is a look at the month-wise list of all major bank holidays in the upcoming calendar year.


  1. January 1: New Year’s day
  2. January 14: Makar Sankranti/Pongal/Imoinu Iratpa
  3. January 15: Uttarayaana Punyakaala Makar Sankranti Festival, Maghe Sankranti, Sankranti, Pongal, Thiruvalluvar Day, Gaan-Ngai, Magh Bihu
  4. January 26: Republic Day


  1. February 5: Vasant Panchami


  1. March 1: Maha Shivratri
  2. March 18: Holi


  1. April 10: Ram Navami
  2. April 13: Ugadi (Telugu new year)
  3. April 14: Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti, Mahavir Jayanti, Baisakhi, Vaisakhi, Tamil New Year’s Day, Cheiraoba, Biju Festival, Bohag Bihu
  4. April 15: Good Friday, Bengali New Year’s Day (Nababarsha), Himachal Day, Vishu, Bohag Bihu


  1. May 1: May Day
  2. May 3: Bhagvan Shree Parshuram Jayanti, Ramjan-Eid (Eid-UI-Fitra), Basava Jayanti, Akshaya Tritiya
  3. May 16: Buddha Purnima


  1. June 14: Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti


  1. July 10: Bakrid, Eid al Adha


  1. August 9: Muharram
  2. August 12: Raksha Bandhan
  3. August 15: Independence Day
  4. August 16: Parsi new year
  5. August 19: Janmashtami
  6. August 31: Ganesh Chathurthi


  1. September 8: Thiruvona


  1. October 2: Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
  2. October 3: Maha Ashtami
  3. October 4: Maha Navami
  4. October 5: Vijaya Dashami
  5. October 9: Eid e Milad
  6. October 24: Diwali


  1. November 8: Guru Nanak Jayanti


  1. December 25: Christmas


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