Festivals in India 2020 / 2021

INDIAN - FESTIVALS - LIST

India is a land of festivals & we Indians love to celebrate each festivals with great pomp and enthusiasm. Every festival has its own significance, mythological story and history behind its celebration. These festivals play a great role in the life of everyone bringing happiness, wealth, prosperity and health. There are many types of festivals in India. Generally, we can classify Indian festivals into three categories - Religious festivals, National festivals and Seasonal festivals. The dates for festivals have been set-up in an Indian Calendar according to Hindu Panchang or Hindu Lunar calendar / Islamic calendar / Punjabi calendar / Christian calendar. These festivals fill our life with fun-frolic and lots of sweets and other relishing delicacies.

India is a country, which has different culture and different religions. There are many Indian festivals, which are celebrated by entire nation either it is a religious festival or a season festival. Some of the festivals are celebrated in particular region also not in any other region. Each Indian festival has unique style of celebration according to its rituals and traditions. Festivals in India give us a chance to know more about the different cultures and traditions of every state. Even tourists also love to visit the cities at the peak time of the festival’s celebration, where local people celebrate the festival.

Indian Festivals Dates in 2020/2021

This is the right place where you can find the festival link for guidance on festival's puja, how to celebrate festival and festival dates. We have included the Indian festival in the list, which is celebrated in India and even world-wide. You can find the list of upcoming Indian festivals according to months and date. On the basis of months and date you can plan your holidays and festival's celebration in a grand manner.


13 January, 2021 - Lohri Festival
14 January, 2021 - Makar Sankranti
14 January, 2021 - Pongal Festival

13 February, 2021 - Goa Carnival
14 February, 2021 - Valentine Day
May be affected due to Covid 19 - Khajuraho Dance Festival

11 March, 2021 - Maha Shivratri
29 March, 2021 - Holi Festival
May be affected due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) - Jaipur Elephant Festival

02 April, 2021 - Good Friday
13 April, 2021 - Ugadi Festival
13 April, 2021 - Navroz
14 April, 2021 - Baisakhi
21 April, 2021 - Ram Navami
27 April, 2021 - Hanuman Jayanti

09 May, 2021 - Mother's Day
24 May, 2020 - Eid Ul Fitr
26 May, 2020 - Buddha Purnima

20 June, 2020 - Father's Day

26 July, 2020 - Parents Day
25 July, 2020 - Nag Panchami
23 July, 2020 - Teej Festival
30 July, 2020 - Friendship Day

3 August, 2020 - Raksha Bandhan
11 August, 2020 - Janmashtami Festival
22 August, 2020 - Ganesh Chaturthi

5 September, 2020 - Teacher's Day

17 October, 2020 - Navratri
22 October, 2020 - Durga Puja
25 October, 2020 - Dussehra Festival

4 November, 2020 - Karva Chauth
14 November, 2020 - Diwali
20 November, 2020 - Chhath Puja
30 November, 2020 - Guru Nanak Jayanti
22 November, 2020 - Pushkar Fair

25 December, 2020 - Sunburn Festival
25 December, 2020 - Christmas

Celebrate the above listed festivals in the traditional way, worship the dedicated God/Goddess during festival and get the blessings of the Gods.