This Calendar facilitates the Indian Holiday list. It shows holidays according to the Hindu calendar. It shows Monthly Indian Festivals holidays of all different religions (Hindu, Muslim, Sikh, Islam, and Christian). This calendar also mentions Indian Government Holidays and Indian Festivals throughout the year. Indian Holidays Calendar for April, 2021 Indian Holidays and Hindu Festival Calendar for Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India is as mentioned below:

Festivals 2021


Festivals in January 2021

1 january 2021
(Friday)
English New Year
2 january 2021
(Saturday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
6 january 2021
(Wednesday)
Kalashtami
9 january 2021
(Saturday)
Saphala Ekadashi
10 january 2021
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
11 january 2021
(Monday)
Masik Shivaratri
13 january 2021
(Wednesday)
Paush Amavasya, Hanumath Jayanthi, Lohri
14 january 2021
(Thursday)
Chandra Darshan, Pongal, Makar Sankranti
15 january 2021
(Friday)
Magh Bihu
16 january 2021
(Saturday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
18 january 2021
(Monday)
Skanda Sashti
20 january 2021
(Wednesday)
Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti
21 january 2021
(Thursday)
Masik Durgashtami, Shakambhari Utsavarambha
23 january 2021
(Saturday)
Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti
24 january 2021
(Sunday)
Pausha Putrada Ekadashi, Tailang Swami Jayanti, Rohini Vrat
26 january 2021
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Republic Day
28 january 2021
(Thursday)
Paush Purnima, Shakambhari Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Thai Pusam
31 january 2021
(Sunday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Sakat Chauth

Festivals in February 2021

4 february 2021
(Thursday)
Swami Vivekananda Jayanti, Kalashtami
7 february 2021
(Sunday)
Shattila Ekadashi
8 february 2021
(Monday)
Vaishnava Shattila Ekadashi
9 february 2021
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat
10 february 2021
(Wednesday)
Masik Shivaratri
11 february 2021
(Thursday)
Magha Amavasya, Mauni Amavas, Thai Amavasai
12 february 2021
(Friday)
Gupta Navratri Begins, Kumbha Sankranti
13 february 2021
(Saturday)
Chandra Darshan
15 february 2021
(Monday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Ganesha Jayanti
16 february 2021
(Tuesday)
Vasant Panchami
17 february 2021
(Wednesday)
Skanda Sashti
19 february 2021
(Friday)
Ratha Saptami, Narmada Jayanti, Masik Karthigai
20 february 2021
(Saturday)
Bhishma Ashtami, Masik Durgashtami, Rohini Vrat
23 february 2021
(Tuesday)
Jaya Ekadashi
24 february 2021
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat
27 february 2021
(Saturday)
Magha Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Guru Ravidas Jayanti, Masi Magam, Attukal Pongala

Festivals in March 2021

2 march 2021
(Tuesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
4 march 2021
(Thursday)
Yashoda Jayanti
5 march 2021
(Friday)
Shabari Jayanti, Kalashtami
6 march 2021
(Saturday)
Janaki Jayanti
9 march 2021
(Tuesday)
Vijaya Ekadashi
10 march 2021
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat
11 march 2021
(Thursday)
Maha Shivaratri
13 march 2021
(Saturday)
Phalguna Amavasya
14 march 2021
(Sunday)
Chandra Darshan, Meena Sankranti, Karadaiyan Nombu
15 march 2021
(Monday)
Phulera Dooj, Ramakrishna Jayanti
17 march 2021
(Wednesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
18 march 2021
(Thursday)
Masik Karthigai
19 march 2021
(Friday)
Skanda Sashti
20 march 2021
(Saturday)
Vernal Equinox, Rohini Vrat
22 march 2021
(Monday)
Masik Durgashtami
25 march 2021
(Thursday)
Amalaki Ekadashi
26 march 2021
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat
28 march 2021
(Sunday)
Chhoti Holi, Holika Dahan, Vasanta Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Phalguna Purnima, Lakshmi Jayanti, Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Jayanti, Panguni Uthiram
29 march 2021
(Monday)
Holi
30 march 2021
(Tuesday)
Bhai Dooj, Bhratri Dwitiya
31 march 2021
(Wednesday)
Shivaji Jayanti, Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in April 2021

2 april 2021
(Friday)
Ranga Panchami, Good Friday
3 april 2021
(Saturday)
Sheetala Saptami
4 april 2021
(Sunday)
Basoda, Sheetala Ashtami, Kalashtami, Easter
7 april 2021
(Wednesday)
Papmochani Ekadashi
9 april 2021
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat
10 april 2021
(Saturday)
Masik Shivaratri
11 april 2021
(Sunday)
Chaitra Amavasya
13 april 2021
(Tuesday)
Chandra Darshan, Chaitra Navratri, Gudi Padwa, Ugadi
14 april 2021
(Wednesday)
Jhulelal Jayanti, Solar New Year, Mesha Sankranti, Baisakhi, Masik Karthigai, Puthandu, Vishu Kani, Ambedkar Jayanti
15 april 2021
(Thursday)
Gauri Puja, Gangaur, Matsya Jayanti, Pohela Boishakh
16 april 2021
(Friday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Rohini Vrat
17 april 2021
(Saturday)
Lakshmi Panchami
18 april 2021
(Sunday)
Yamuna Chhath, Skanda Sashti, Ramanuja Jayanti
20 april 2021
(Tuesday)
Masik Durgashtami
21 april 2021
(Wednesday)
Rama Navami
23 april 2021
(Friday)
Kamada Ekadashi, Thrissur Pooram
24 april 2021
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
25 april 2021
(Sunday)
Mahavir Swami Jayanti
26 april 2021
(Monday)
Purnima Upavas
27 april 2021
(Tuesday)
Hanuman Jayanti, Chaitra Purnima, Chitra Pournami
30 april 2021
(Friday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in May 2021

3 may 2021
(Monday)
Kalashtami
7 may 2021
(Friday)
Varuthini Ekadashi, Vallabhacharya Jayanti, Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti
8 may 2021
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
9 may 2021
(Sunday)
Masik Shivaratri, Tagore Jayanti *Bengal
11 may 2021
(Tuesday)
Vaishakha Amavasya
12 may 2021
(Wednesday)
Masik Karthigai
13 may 2021
(Thursday)
Chandra Darshan, Rohini Vrat
14 may 2021
(Friday)
Parashurama Jayanti, Akshaya Tritiya, Vrishabha Sankranti
15 may 2021
(Saturday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
17 may 2021
(Monday)
Shankaracharya Jayanti, Surdas Jayanti, Skanda Sashti
18 may 2021
(Tuesday)
Ganga Saptami
20 may 2021
(Thursday)
Masik Durgashtami
21 may 2021
(Friday)
Sita Navami
22 may 2021
(Saturday)
Mohini Ekadashi
23 may 2021
(Sunday)
Gauna Mohini Ekadashi, Vaishnava Mohini Ekadashi
24 may 2021
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat
25 may 2021
(Tuesday)
Narasimha Jayanti, Vaikasi Visakam
26 may 2021
(Wednesday)
Vaishakha Purnima, Kurma Jayanti, Buddha Purnima, Chandra Grahan, Purnima Upavas
27 may 2021
(Thursday)
Narada Jayanti
29 may 2021
(Saturday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in June 2021

2 june 2021
(Wednesday)
Kalashtami
4 june 2021
(Friday)
Hanuman Jayanti *Telugu
6 june 2021
(Sunday)
Apara Ekadashi
7 june 2021
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat
8 june 2021
(Tuesday)
Masik Shivaratri, Masik Karthigai
10 june 2021
(Thursday)
Jyeshtha Amavasya, Shani Jayanti, Vat Savitri Vrat, Surya Grahan, Rohini Vrat
11 june 2021
(Friday)
Chandra Darshan
13 june 2021
(Sunday)
Maharana Pratap Jayanti
14 june 2021
(Monday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
15 june 2021
(Tuesday)
Mithuna Sankranti
16 june 2021
(Wednesday)
Skanda Sashti
18 june 2021
(Friday)
Masik Durgashtami
19 june 2021
(Saturday)
Mahesh Navami
20 june 2021
(Sunday)
Ganga Dussehra
21 june 2021
(Monday)
Gayatri Jayanti, Nirjala Ekadashi, Longest Day of Year
22 june 2021
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat
24 june 2021
(Thursday)
Jyeshtha Purnima, Vat Purnima Vrat, Purnima Upavas, Kabirdas Jayanti
27 june 2021
(Sunday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in July 2021

1 july 2021
(Thursday)
Kalashtami
5 july 2021
(Monday)
Yogini Ekadashi, Masik Karthigai
7 july 2021
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Rohini Vrat
8 july 2021
(Thursday)
Masik Shivaratri
9 july 2021
(Friday)
Ashadha Amavasya
11 july 2021
(Sunday)
Chandra Darshan, Gupta Navratri Begins
12 july 2021
(Monday)
Jagannath Rathyatra
13 july 2021
(Tuesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
15 july 2021
(Thursday)
Skanda Sashti
16 july 2021
(Friday)
Karka Sankranti
17 july 2021
(Saturday)
Masik Durgashtami
20 july 2021
(Tuesday)
Devshayani Ekadashi, Gauri Vrat Begins *Gujarat, Eid al-Adha, Bakrid
21 july 2021
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Jayaparvati Vrat Begins
23 july 2021
(Friday)
Kokila Vrat *Gujarat, Vyasa Puja, Purnima Upavas
24 july 2021
(Saturday)
Ashadha Purnima, Guru Purnima, Gauri Vrat Ends *Gujarat
26 july 2021
(Monday)
Jayaparvati Vrat Ends, Shravan Somwar Vrat *North
27 july 2021
(Tuesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Mangala Gauri Vrat *North
31 july 2021
(Saturday)
Kalashtami

Festivals in August 2021

2 august 2021
(Monday)
Shravan Somwar Vrat *North, Masik Karthigai, Aadi Perukku
3 august 2021
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat *North, Rohini Vrat
4 august 2021
(Wednesday)
Kamika Ekadashi
5 august 2021
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
6 august 2021
(Friday)
Sawan Shivaratri
8 august 2021
(Sunday)
Shravana Amavasya, Hariyali Amavasya, Aadi Amavasai
9 august 2021
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan, Shravan Somwar Vrat
10 august 2021
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat
11 august 2021
(Wednesday)
Hariyali Teej
12 august 2021
(Thursday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
13 august 2021
(Friday)
Nag Panchami, Kalki Jayanti, Skanda Sashti
15 august 2021
(Sunday)
Tulsidas Jayanti, Masik Durgashtami, Independence Day
16 august 2021
(Monday)
Shravan Somwar Vrat
17 august 2021
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat, Simha Sankranti, Malayalam New Year
18 august 2021
(Wednesday)
Shravana Putrada Ekadashi
20 august 2021
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat, Varalakshmi Vrat
21 august 2021
(Saturday)
Rigveda Upakarma, Onam
22 august 2021
(Sunday)
Shravana Purnima, Rakhi, Raksha Bandhan, Gayatri Jayanti, Narali Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Yajurveda Upakarma, Hayagriva Jayanti, Sanskrit Diwas
23 august 2021
(Monday)
Gayathri Japam
25 august 2021
(Wednesday)
Kajari Teej, Sankashti Chaturthi, Sangada Hara Chathurti *Tamil, Bol Choth *Gujarat
27 august 2021
(Friday)
Nag Pancham *Gujarat
28 august 2021
(Saturday)
Balarama Jayanti, Randhan Chhath *Gujarat
29 august 2021
(Sunday)
Shitala Satam *Gujarat
30 august 2021
(Monday)
Krishna Janmashtami, Kalashtami, Ashtami Rohini
31 august 2021
(Tuesday)
Dahi Handi, Rohini Vrat

Festivals in September 2021

3 september 2021
(Friday)
Aja Ekadashi
4 september 2021
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
5 september 2021
(Sunday)
Masik Shivaratri
7 september 2021
(Tuesday)
Bhadrapada Amavasya
8 september 2021
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan
9 september 2021
(Thursday)
Samaveda Upakarma, Varaha Jayanti, Hartalika Teej, Gowri Habba
10 september 2021
(Friday)
Ganesh Chaturthi
11 september 2021
(Saturday)
Rishi Panchami
12 september 2021
(Sunday)
Skanda Sashti, Gauri Avahana
13 september 2021
(Monday)
Mahalakshmi Vrat Begins, Durva Ashtami, Gauri Puja
14 september 2021
(Tuesday)
Radha Ashtami, Masik Durgashtami, Gauri Visarjan
17 september 2021
(Friday)
Parsva Ekadashi, Vamana Jayanti, Kanya Sankranti, Vishwakarma Puja
18 september 2021
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
19 september 2021
(Sunday)
Anant Chaturdashi, Ganesh Visarjan
20 september 2021
(Monday)
Purnima Upavas, Purnima Shraddha
21 september 2021
(Tuesday)
Pratipada Shraddha
22 september 2021
(Wednesday)
Dwitiya Shraddha
23 september 2021
(Thursday)
Tritiya Shraddha, Autumnal Equinox
24 september 2021
(Friday)
Maha Bharani, Chaturthi Shraddha, Sankashti Chaturthi
25 september 2021
(Saturday)
Panchami Shraddha
26 september 2021
(Sunday)
Shashthi Shraddha
27 september 2021
(Monday)
Rohini Vrat
28 september 2021
(Tuesday)
Saptami Shraddha, Kalashtami, Mahalakshmi Vrat Ends
29 september 2021
(Wednesday)
Ashtami Shraddha, Jivitputrika Vrat
30 september 2021
(Thursday)
Navami Shraddha

Festivals in November 2021

1 november 2021
(Monday)
Rama Ekadashi, Govatsa Dwadashi
2 november 2021
(Tuesday)
Dhan Teras, Yama Deepam, Pradosh Vrat
3 november 2021
(Wednesday)
Kali Chaudas, Hanuman Puja, Masik Shivaratri
4 november 2021
(Thursday)
Narak Chaturdashi, Tamil Deepavali, Diwali, Lakshmi Puja, Kedar Gauri Vrat, Chopda Puja, Sharda Puja, Kali Puja, Kartik Amavasya
5 november 2021
(Friday)
Gowardhan Puja, Annakut, Bali Pratipada, Dyuta Krida
6 november 2021
(Saturday)
Chandra Darshan, Bhaiya Dooj, Yama Dwitiya
8 november 2021
(Monday)
Nagula Chavithi *Telugu, Vinayaka Chaturthi
9 november 2021
(Tuesday)
Labh Panchami, Soora Samharam
10 november 2021
(Wednesday)
Chhath Puja
11 november 2021
(Thursday)
Gopashtami, Masik Durgashtami
12 november 2021
(Friday)
Akshaya Navami, Jagaddhatri Puja
13 november 2021
(Saturday)
Kansa Vadh
14 november 2021
(Sunday)
Devutthana Ekadashi, Nehru Jayanti
15 november 2021
(Monday)
Vaishnava Utthana Ekadashi, Tulasi Vivah
16 november 2021
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Vrischika Sankranti
17 november 2021
(Wednesday)
Vaikuntha Chaturdashi, Mandalakala Begins
18 november 2021
(Thursday)
Dev Diwali, Purnima Upavas
19 november 2021
(Friday)
Kartik Purnima, Chandra Grahan, Guru Nanak Jayanti, Karthigai Deepam
20 november 2021
(Saturday)
Rohini Vrat
23 november 2021
(Tuesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
27 november 2021
(Saturday)
Kalabhairav Jayanti
30 november 2021
(Tuesday)
Utpanna Ekadashi

Festivals in December 2021

2 december 2021
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat, Masik Shivaratri
4 december 2021
(Saturday)
Margashirsha Amavasya, Surya Grahan
5 december 2021
(Sunday)
Chandra Darshan
7 december 2021
(Tuesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
8 december 2021
(Wednesday)
Vivah Panchami
9 december 2021
(Thursday)
Subrahmanya Sashti, Champa Shashthi
11 december 2021
(Saturday)
Masik Durgashtami
14 december 2021
(Tuesday)
Mokshada Ekadashi, Gita Jayanti, Guruvayur Ekadashi
16 december 2021
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat, Hanuman Jayanti *Kannada, Dhanu Sankranti, Masik Karthigai
18 december 2021
(Saturday)
Dattatreya Jayanti, Purnima Upavas, Rohini Vrat
19 december 2021
(Sunday)
Annapurna Jayanti
20 december 2021
(Monday)
Arudra Darshan
21 december 2021
(Tuesday)
Shortest Day of Year
22 december 2021
(Wednesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
25 december 2021
(Saturday)
Merry Christmas
26 december 2021
(Sunday)
Kalashtami
27 december 2021
(Monday)
Mandala Pooja
30 december 2021
(Thursday)
Saphala Ekadashi
31 december 2021
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat

Hindu Festival Calendar

The following Hindu Festival Calendar are shown for the date April, 2021 Indian Holidays and Hindu Festival Calendar for Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

Hindu calendar is used by Hindus for important events related to their religion and festivals. The Hindu religion is the world’s 3rd oldest religion having countless followers and can be found being practiced throughout the world. Hindus have divine texts called Vedas which are highly respected in their religion. Four Vedas are Rig Veda, Atharva Veda, Yajur Veda, and Sama Veda. Hindus’ Famous and beloved scripture are Bhagavad Gita, Mahabharat, and Ramayana.

Panchang, Panchangam, Panjika, etc. are the other names of the Hindu calendar. Hindus celebrate their festivals on different dates because they depend on the action of the moon and sun. That’s why Hindus celebrate their festivals according to the Hindu calendar. Hindu Calendar is also called astrology calendar. It keeps on changing from time to time.

Vikram Samvat

It started in 57 B.C.
To mark achievement, King Vikramaditya introduced it.
This calendar is also according to the movements of Moon, so it is also a type of lunar calendar.
It also contains 12 months and 354 days to make a year.
Months are divided into two parts.
The shiny days are referred as Shuklapaksha. Days between the new moon and full moon.
The dark days are referred as Krishna Paksha. Days between the full moon and the new moon.
The month starts with Krishna Paksha.
It has 13 months after five years. This month refers to Adhik Mass.

The Solar Calendar

This is according to the movement of the Sun. Sidereal/tropical are two types of movement of the year. For example, Roman and French calendar. It is used in different states of India. Punjab, Assam, Haryana, Kerala, Bengal, Tripura, Tamil Nadu, and Orissa. It is not considered according to the number of days in a year. Below mentioned categories are the part of Indian National Calendar.

Saka Samvat

It started in 78 A.D.
To mark achievement, Saka rulers introduced it.
It is also the type of solar calendar.
It is also an official calendar adopted by the Indian Government in 1957.
It also contains 12 months and 365 days to make a year.

The Lunisolar Calendar

This calendar is according to the movement of both Sun and Moon. Sun helps to assemble year and moon helps to assemble the month of the year. This calendar is referred for Indian Hindu Festivals and Indian Holidays. It is also used in different states of India like Gujrat, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Kashmir, and Bihar. It accumulates the yearly motion of the Sun and monthly phases of Moon. Some examples are Jews and the Babylonian calendars along with the Indian Calendars used in, Bihar Karnataka, Kashmir.

Structure of Indian calendar

Luni-solar system is based on time which consists of 365 days and twelve months. The first month refers to Chaitra and the last month refers to Phalguna. Indian new year is celebrated according to Shaka Calendar. 12 months are of Hindu festivals calendar are mentioned below:

1. Chaitra
2. Vaishakha
3. Jyeshtha
4. Ashadha
5. Shravana
6. Bhadra
7. Ashwin
8. Kartika
9. Agrahayana
10. Pausha
11. Magha
12. Phalguna

Gregorian Calendar

It is also the type of Scientific calendar.
It also contains 12 months and 364.25 days to make a year.
It is universally followed and is called the solar calendar.