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, 2023 Indian Holidays and Hindu Festival Calendar for Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India is as mentioned below:

Festivals 2023


Festivals in January 2023

1 january 2023
(Sunday)
English New Year
2 january 2023
(Monday)
Pausha Putrada Ekadashi, Tailang Swami Jayanti, Masik Karthigai, Vaikuntha Ekadashi
4 january 2023
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Rohini Vrat
6 january 2023
(Friday)
Paush Purnima, Shakambhari Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Arudra Darshan
10 january 2023
(Tuesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Sakat Chauth
14 january 2023
(Saturday)
Swami Vivekananda Jayanti, Kalashtami, Lohri
15 january 2023
(Sunday)
Pongal, Makar Sankranti, Magh Bihu
18 january 2023
(Wednesday)
Shattila Ekadashi
19 january 2023
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
20 january 2023
(Friday)
Masik Shivaratri
21 january 2023
(Saturday)
Magha Amavasya, Mauni Amavas, Thai Amavasai
22 january 2023
(Sunday)
Gupta Navratri Begins
23 january 2023
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan, Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti
25 january 2023
(Wednesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Ganesha Jayanti
26 january 2023
(Thursday)
Vasant Panchami, Skanda Sashti, Republic Day
28 january 2023
(Saturday)
Ratha Saptami, Narmada Jayanti, Bhishma Ashtami
29 january 2023
(Sunday)
Masik Durgashtami
31 january 2023
(Tuesday)
Rohini Vrat

Festivals in February 2023

1 february 2023
(Wednesday)
Jaya Ekadashi
2 february 2023
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
5 february 2023
(Sunday)
Magha Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Guru Ravidas Jayanti, Thai Pusam
9 february 2023
(Thursday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
12 february 2023
(Sunday)
Yashoda Jayanti
13 february 2023
(Monday)
Shabari Jayanti, Kalashtami, Kumbha Sankranti
14 february 2023
(Tuesday)
Janaki Jayanti
16 february 2023
(Thursday)
Vijaya Ekadashi
17 february 2023
(Friday)
Vaishnava Vijaya Ekadashi
18 february 2023
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi, Maha Shivaratri
20 february 2023
(Monday)
Phalguna Amavasya, Somvati Amavas
21 february 2023
(Tuesday)
Chandra Darshan, Phulera Dooj, Ramakrishna Jayanti
23 february 2023
(Thursday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
25 february 2023
(Saturday)
Skanda Sashti
27 february 2023
(Monday)
Masik Durgashtami, Rohini Vrat

Festivals in March 2023

3 march 2023
(Friday)
Amalaki Ekadashi
4 march 2023
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
6 march 2023
(Monday)
Masi Magam
7 march 2023
(Tuesday)
Chhoti Holi, Holika Dahan, Vasanta Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Phalguna Purnima, Lakshmi Jayanti, Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Jayanti, Attukal Pongala
8 march 2023
(Wednesday)
Holi
9 march 2023
(Thursday)
Bhai Dooj, Bhratri Dwitiya
10 march 2023
(Friday)
Shivaji Jayanti
11 march 2023
(Saturday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
12 march 2023
(Sunday)
Ranga Panchami
14 march 2023
(Tuesday)
Sheetala Saptami, Kalashtami
15 march 2023
(Wednesday)
Basoda, Sheetala Ashtami, Meena Sankranti, Karadaiyan Nombu
18 march 2023
(Saturday)
Papmochani Ekadashi
19 march 2023
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
20 march 2023
(Monday)
Masik Shivaratri
21 march 2023
(Tuesday)
Chaitra Amavasya, Vernal Equinox
22 march 2023
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan, Chaitra Navratri, Gudi Padwa, Ugadi
23 march 2023
(Thursday)
Jhulelal Jayanti
24 march 2023
(Friday)
Gauri Puja, Gangaur, Matsya Jayanti
25 march 2023
(Saturday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Lakshmi Panchami
26 march 2023
(Sunday)
Skanda Sashti
27 march 2023
(Monday)
Yamuna Chhath, Rohini Vrat
29 march 2023
(Wednesday)
Masik Durgashtami
30 march 2023
(Thursday)
Rama Navami

Festivals in April 2023

1 april 2023
(Saturday)
Kamada Ekadashi
2 april 2023
(Sunday)
Vaishnava Kamada Ekadashi
3 april 2023
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat
4 april 2023
(Tuesday)
Mahavir Swami Jayanti
5 april 2023
(Wednesday)
Purnima Upavas, Panguni Uthiram
6 april 2023
(Thursday)
Hanuman Jayanti, Chaitra Purnima
7 april 2023
(Friday)
Good Friday
9 april 2023
(Sunday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Easter
13 april 2023
(Thursday)
Kalashtami
14 april 2023
(Friday)
Solar New Year, Mesha Sankranti, Baisakhi, Puthandu, Ambedkar Jayanti
15 april 2023
(Saturday)
Vishu Kani, Pohela Boishakh
16 april 2023
(Sunday)
Varuthini Ekadashi, Vallabhacharya Jayanti
17 april 2023
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat
18 april 2023
(Tuesday)
Masik Shivaratri
20 april 2023
(Thursday)
Vaishakha Amavasya, Surya Grahan
21 april 2023
(Friday)
Chandra Darshan
22 april 2023
(Saturday)
Parashurama Jayanti, Akshaya Tritiya
23 april 2023
(Sunday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Rohini Vrat
25 april 2023
(Tuesday)
Shankaracharya Jayanti, Surdas Jayanti, Skanda Sashti, Ramanuja Jayanti
27 april 2023
(Thursday)
Ganga Saptami
28 april 2023
(Friday)
Masik Durgashtami
29 april 2023
(Saturday)
Sita Navami

Festivals in May 2023

1 may 2023
(Monday)
Mohini Ekadashi, Thrissur Pooram
3 may 2023
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat
4 may 2023
(Thursday)
Narasimha Jayanti
5 may 2023
(Friday)
Vaishakha Purnima, Kurma Jayanti, Buddha Purnima, Chandra Grahan, Purnima Upavas, Chitra Pournami
6 may 2023
(Saturday)
Narada Jayanti
7 may 2023
(Sunday)
Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti
8 may 2023
(Monday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
9 may 2023
(Tuesday)
Tagore Jayanti *Bengal
12 may 2023
(Friday)
Kalashtami
14 may 2023
(Sunday)
Hanuman Jayanti *Telugu
15 may 2023
(Monday)
Apara Ekadashi, Vrishabha Sankranti
17 may 2023
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Masik Shivaratri
19 may 2023
(Friday)
Jyeshtha Amavasya, Shani Jayanti, Vat Savitri Vrat, Masik Karthigai
20 may 2023
(Saturday)
Chandra Darshan
21 may 2023
(Sunday)
Rohini Vrat
22 may 2023
(Monday)
Maharana Pratap Jayanti
23 may 2023
(Tuesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
25 may 2023
(Thursday)
Skanda Sashti
28 may 2023
(Sunday)
Masik Durgashtami
29 may 2023
(Monday)
Mahesh Navami
30 may 2023
(Tuesday)
Ganga Dussehra
31 may 2023
(Wednesday)
Gayatri Jayanti, Nirjala Ekadashi

Festivals in June 2023

1 june 2023
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
3 june 2023
(Saturday)
Vat Purnima Vrat, Purnima Upavas, Vaikasi Visakam
4 june 2023
(Sunday)
Jyeshtha Purnima, Kabirdas Jayanti
7 june 2023
(Wednesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
10 june 2023
(Saturday)
Kalashtami
14 june 2023
(Wednesday)
Yogini Ekadashi
15 june 2023
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat, Mithuna Sankranti, Masik Karthigai
16 june 2023
(Friday)
Masik Shivaratri
17 june 2023
(Saturday)
Rohini Vrat
18 june 2023
(Sunday)
Ashadha Amavasya
19 june 2023
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan, Gupta Navratri Begins
20 june 2023
(Tuesday)
Jagannath Rathyatra
21 june 2023
(Wednesday)
Longest Day of Year
22 june 2023
(Thursday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
24 june 2023
(Saturday)
Skanda Sashti
26 june 2023
(Monday)
Masik Durgashtami
29 june 2023
(Thursday)
Devshayani Ekadashi, Gauri Vrat Begins *Gujarat, Eid al-Adha, Bakrid

Festivals in July 2023

1 july 2023
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Jayaparvati Vrat Begins, Shani Trayodashi
2 july 2023
(Sunday)
Kokila Vrat *Gujarat
3 july 2023
(Monday)
Vyasa Puja, Ashadha Purnima, Guru Purnima, Gauri Vrat Ends *Gujarat, Purnima Upavas
4 july 2023
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat *North
6 july 2023
(Thursday)
Jayaparvati Vrat Ends, Sankashti Chaturthi
9 july 2023
(Sunday)
Kalashtami
10 july 2023
(Monday)
Shravan Somwar Vrat *North
11 july 2023
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat *North
13 july 2023
(Thursday)
Kamika Ekadashi, Masik Karthigai
14 july 2023
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat, Rohini Vrat
15 july 2023
(Saturday)
Sawan Shivaratri
16 july 2023
(Sunday)
Karka Sankranti
17 july 2023
(Monday)
Shravana Amavasya, Somvati Amavas, Hariyali Amavasya, Shravan Somwar Vrat *North
18 july 2023
(Tuesday)
Adhik Maas Begins
19 july 2023
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan
21 july 2023
(Friday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
23 july 2023
(Sunday)
Skanda Sashti
26 july 2023
(Wednesday)
Masik Durgashtami
29 july 2023
(Saturday)
Padmini Ekadashi
30 july 2023
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat

Festivals in August 2023

1 august 2023
(Tuesday)
Shravana Purnima, Purnima Upavas
3 august 2023
(Thursday)
Aadi Perukku
4 august 2023
(Friday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
8 august 2023
(Tuesday)
Kalashtami
9 august 2023
(Wednesday)
Masik Karthigai
10 august 2023
(Thursday)
Rohini Vrat
12 august 2023
(Saturday)
Parama Ekadashi
13 august 2023
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
14 august 2023
(Monday)
Masik Shivaratri
15 august 2023
(Tuesday)
Aadi Amavasai, Independence Day
16 august 2023
(Wednesday)
Shravana Amavasya, Adhik Maas Ends
17 august 2023
(Thursday)
Chandra Darshan, Simha Sankranti
18 august 2023
(Friday)
Malayalam New Year
19 august 2023
(Saturday)
Hariyali Teej
20 august 2023
(Sunday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
21 august 2023
(Monday)
Nag Panchami, Shravan Somwar Vrat
22 august 2023
(Tuesday)
Kalki Jayanti, Skanda Sashti, Mangala Gauri Vrat
23 august 2023
(Wednesday)
Tulsidas Jayanti
24 august 2023
(Thursday)
Masik Durgashtami
25 august 2023
(Friday)
Varalakshmi Vrat
27 august 2023
(Sunday)
Shravana Putrada Ekadashi
28 august 2023
(Monday)
Shravan Somwar Vrat, Pradosh Vrat
29 august 2023
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat, Rigveda Upakarma, Onam
30 august 2023
(Wednesday)
Rakhi, Raksha Bandhan, Purnima Upavas, Yajurveda Upakarma, Hayagriva Jayanti
31 august 2023
(Thursday)
Shravana Purnima, Gayatri Jayanti, Narali Purnima, Gayathri Japam, Sanskrit Diwas

Festivals in September 2023

2 september 2023
(Saturday)
Kajari Teej
3 september 2023
(Sunday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Sangada Hara Chathurti *Tamil, Bol Choth *Gujarat
4 september 2023
(Monday)
Nag Pancham *Gujarat, Randhan Chhath *Gujarat
5 september 2023
(Tuesday)
Balarama Jayanti, Shitala Satam *Gujarat, Masik Karthigai
6 september 2023
(Wednesday)
Janmashtami *Smarta, Kalashtami, Ashtami Rohini
7 september 2023
(Thursday)
Janmashtami *ISKCON, Dahi Handi, Rohini Vrat
10 september 2023
(Sunday)
Aja Ekadashi
12 september 2023
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat
13 september 2023
(Wednesday)
Masik Shivaratri
14 september 2023
(Thursday)
Bhadrapada Amavasya
16 september 2023
(Saturday)
Chandra Darshan, Samaveda Upakarma
17 september 2023
(Sunday)
Varaha Jayanti, Kanya Sankranti, Vishwakarma Puja
18 september 2023
(Monday)
Hartalika Teej, Gowri Habba
19 september 2023
(Tuesday)
Ganesh Chaturthi
20 september 2023
(Wednesday)
Rishi Panchami, Skanda Sashti
21 september 2023
(Thursday)
Gauri Avahana
22 september 2023
(Friday)
Mahalakshmi Vrat Begins, Durva Ashtami, Gauri Puja
23 september 2023
(Saturday)
Radha Ashtami, Masik Durgashtami, Gauri Visarjan, Autumnal Equinox
25 september 2023
(Monday)
Parsva Ekadashi
26 september 2023
(Tuesday)
Gauna Parsva Ekadashi, Vaishnava Parsva Ekadashi, Vamana Jayanti
27 september 2023
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat
28 september 2023
(Thursday)
Anant Chaturdashi, Ganesh Visarjan
29 september 2023
(Friday)
Purnima Upavas, Purnima Shraddha, Pratipada Shraddha
30 september 2023
(Saturday)
Dwitiya Shraddha

Festivals in October 2023

1 october 2023
(Sunday)
Tritiya Shraddha
2 october 2023
(Monday)
Maha Bharani, Chaturthi Shraddha, Sankashti Chaturthi, Gandhi Jayanti
3 october 2023
(Tuesday)
Panchami Shraddha, Masik Karthigai
4 october 2023
(Wednesday)
Shashthi Shraddha, Rohini Vrat
5 october 2023
(Thursday)
Saptami Shraddha
6 october 2023
(Friday)
Ashtami Shraddha, Jivitputrika Vrat, Kalashtami, Mahalakshmi Vrat Ends
7 october 2023
(Saturday)
Navami Shraddha
8 october 2023
(Sunday)
Dashami Shraddha
9 october 2023
(Monday)
Ekadashi Shraddha
10 october 2023
(Tuesday)
Magha Shraddha, Indira Ekadashi
11 october 2023
(Wednesday)
Dwadashi Shraddha, Pradosh Vrat
12 october 2023
(Thursday)
Trayodashi Shraddha, Masik Shivaratri
13 october 2023
(Friday)
Chaturdashi Shraddha
14 october 2023
(Saturday)
Ashwin Amavasya, Sarva Pitru Amavasya, Surya Grahan
15 october 2023
(Sunday)
Navratri Begins, Ghatasthapana
16 october 2023
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan
18 october 2023
(Wednesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Tula Sankranti
19 october 2023
(Thursday)
Lalita Panchami
20 october 2023
(Friday)
Saraswati Avahan, Bilva Nimantran, Skanda Sashti, Kalparambha, Akal Bodhon
21 october 2023
(Saturday)
Saraswati Puja, Navpatrika Puja
22 october 2023
(Sunday)
Saraswati Balidan, Durga Ashtami, Sandhi Puja, Saraswati Visarjan
23 october 2023
(Monday)
Maha Navami, Durga Balidan, Ayudha Puja, Saraswati Poojai, Bengal Maha Navami
24 october 2023
(Tuesday)
Durga Visarjan, Dussehra, Vijayadashami, Bengal Vijayadashami, Mysore Dasara, Vidyarambham Day, Madhvacharya Jayanti
25 october 2023
(Wednesday)
Papankusha Ekadashi
26 october 2023
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
28 october 2023
(Saturday)
Ashwin Purnima, Kojagara Puja, Sharad Purnima, Chandra Grahan, Purnima Upavas, Valmiki Jayanti, Meerabai Jayanti
31 october 2023
(Tuesday)
Atla Tadde, Rohini Vrat

Festivals in November 2023

1 november 2023
(Wednesday)
Karwa Chauth, Sankashti Chaturthi
5 november 2023
(Sunday)
Ahoi Ashtami, Radha Kunda Snan, Kalashtami
9 november 2023
(Thursday)
Rama Ekadashi, Govatsa Dwadashi
10 november 2023
(Friday)
Dhan Teras, Yama Deepam, Pradosh Vrat
11 november 2023
(Saturday)
Kali Chaudas, Hanuman Puja, Masik Shivaratri
12 november 2023
(Sunday)
Narak Chaturdashi, Tamil Deepavali, Diwali, Lakshmi Puja, Kedar Gauri Vrat, Chopda Puja, Sharda Puja, Kali Puja
13 november 2023
(Monday)
Kartik Amavasya
14 november 2023
(Tuesday)
Gowardhan Puja, Annakut, Bali Pratipada, Dyuta Krida, Bhaiya Dooj, Yama Dwitiya, Nehru Jayanti
15 november 2023
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan
16 november 2023
(Thursday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
17 november 2023
(Friday)
Nagula Chavithi *Telugu, Vrischika Sankranti, Mandalakala Begins
18 november 2023
(Saturday)
Labh Panchami, Soora Samharam
19 november 2023
(Sunday)
Chhath Puja
20 november 2023
(Monday)
Gopashtami, Masik Durgashtami
21 november 2023
(Tuesday)
Akshaya Navami, Jagaddhatri Puja
22 november 2023
(Wednesday)
Kansa Vadh
23 november 2023
(Thursday)
Devutthana Ekadashi, Guruvayur Ekadashi
24 november 2023
(Friday)
Tulasi Vivah, Pradosh Vrat
25 november 2023
(Saturday)
Vaikuntha Chaturdashi
26 november 2023
(Sunday)
Dev Diwali
27 november 2023
(Monday)
Kartik Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Guru Nanak Jayanti
28 november 2023
(Tuesday)
Rohini Vrat
30 november 2023
(Thursday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in December 2023

5 december 2023
(Tuesday)
Kalabhairav Jayanti
8 december 2023
(Friday)
Utpanna Ekadashi
9 december 2023
(Saturday)
Vaishnava Utpanna Ekadashi
10 december 2023
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
11 december 2023
(Monday)
Masik Shivaratri
12 december 2023
(Tuesday)
Margashirsha Amavasya
14 december 2023
(Thursday)
Chandra Darshan
16 december 2023
(Saturday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Dhanu Sankranti
17 december 2023
(Sunday)
Vivah Panchami
18 december 2023
(Monday)
Subrahmanya Sashti, Champa Shashthi
20 december 2023
(Wednesday)
Masik Durgashtami
22 december 2023
(Friday)
Mokshada Ekadashi, Gita Jayanti, Shortest Day of Year
23 december 2023
(Saturday)
Gauna Mokshada Ekadashi, Vaishnava Mokshada Ekadashi
24 december 2023
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat, Hanuman Jayanti *Kannada
25 december 2023
(Monday)
Merry Christmas, Rohini Vrat
26 december 2023
(Tuesday)
Dattatreya Jayanti, Purnima Upavas, Annapurna Jayanti
27 december 2023
(Wednesday)
Arudra Darshan, Mandala Pooja
30 december 2023
(Saturday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Hindu Festival Calendar

The following Hindu Festival Calendar are shown for the date April, 2023 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.