Indian calendar offers a complete list of the important dates of a particular year. From Indian festivals to Indian Holidays , this calendar provides you detailed information about the important occurrences in a year. Apart from being one Indian Festival Calendar, it also features all the Government and Indian National Holidays. Also, Indian National Calendar which is the Saka Calendar is the official calendar recognized by the Government of India along with the Western Gregorian Calendar. The Saka Calendar is determined on the basis of Hindu months or tropical Zodiacs.
India is a nation where people with diverse cultures and lifestyle reside together and celebrate every important day with happiness and enthusiasm. So a detailed Indian Holidays Calendar proves to be a quick reference when one wants to find out which festival or important occasion is falling on what date. Through this you can find out about the important days of every religious community including Sikhs, Hindus, Jains, Muslims and Christians.
Indian Festivals List 2017
The date for Indian Festivals are ruled by the Hindu Calendar depending upon the ‘Tithi’, Lunar Months, fortnight and several other factors. Indian National Holidays fall on the same date every year including
26th January – Republic Day
15th August – Independence Day
2nd October – Gandhi Jayanti
As per 2017 Indian Calendar, the dates of some important upcoming festivals include
25th August: Ganesh Chaturthi and Ganpati visarjan
29th September : Maha Navami
30th September : Dussehra
8th October : Karwa Chauth
21st October : Bhaiya Dooj
25th December : Christmas
There are dates of some occasions which are governed by certain external influences such as the appearance of moon especially in case of Islamic festivals.
For a detailed Indian calendar providing all the necessary information , visit MPanchang and get an update on all the important dates of 2017 (the current year) with one click.