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, 2040 Indian Holidays and Hindu Festival Calendar for Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India is as mentioned below:

Festivals 2040


Festivals in January 2040

1 january 2040
(Sunday)
English New Year
3 january 2040
(Tuesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
7 january 2040
(Saturday)
Kalashtami
10 january 2040
(Tuesday)
Saphala Ekadashi
11 january 2040
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat
12 january 2040
(Thursday)
Masik Shivaratri
14 january 2040
(Saturday)
Paush Amavasya, Hanumath Jayanthi, Lohri
15 january 2040
(Sunday)
Chandra Darshan, Pongal, Makar Sankranti
16 january 2040
(Monday)
Magh Bihu
17 january 2040
(Tuesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
19 january 2040
(Thursday)
Skanda Sashti
20 january 2040
(Friday)
Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti
21 january 2040
(Saturday)
Masik Durgashtami, Shakambhari Utsavarambha
23 january 2040
(Monday)
Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti
24 january 2040
(Tuesday)
Pausha Putrada Ekadashi, Tailang Swami Jayanti, Rohini Vrat
26 january 2040
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat, Republic Day
28 january 2040
(Saturday)
Purnima Upavas
29 january 2040
(Sunday)
Paush Purnima, Shakambhari Purnima, Thai Pusam

Festivals in February 2040

1 february 2040
(Wednesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Sakat Chauth
5 february 2040
(Sunday)
Swami Vivekananda Jayanti, Kalashtami
8 february 2040
(Wednesday)
Shattila Ekadashi
9 february 2040
(Thursday)
Gauna Shattila Ekadashi, Vaishnava Shattila Ekadashi
10 february 2040
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat
11 february 2040
(Saturday)
Masik Shivaratri
12 february 2040
(Sunday)
Magha Amavasya, Mauni Amavas, Thai Amavasai
13 february 2040
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan, Gupta Navratri Begins, Kumbha Sankranti
15 february 2040
(Wednesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Ganesha Jayanti
17 february 2040
(Friday)
Vasant Panchami, Skanda Sashti
19 february 2040
(Sunday)
Ratha Saptami, Narmada Jayanti, Masik Karthigai
20 february 2040
(Monday)
Bhishma Ashtami, Masik Durgashtami
21 february 2040
(Tuesday)
Rohini Vrat
23 february 2040
(Thursday)
Jaya Ekadashi
25 february 2040
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
27 february 2040
(Monday)
Magha Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Guru Ravidas Jayanti, Masi Magam
28 february 2040
(Tuesday)
Attukal Pongala

Festivals in March 2040

2 march 2040
(Friday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
4 march 2040
(Sunday)
Yashoda Jayanti
5 march 2040
(Monday)
Shabari Jayanti
6 march 2040
(Tuesday)
Janaki Jayanti, Kalashtami
9 march 2040
(Friday)
Vijaya Ekadashi
10 march 2040
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
11 march 2040
(Sunday)
Maha Shivaratri
13 march 2040
(Tuesday)
Phalguna Amavasya
14 march 2040
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan, Phulera Dooj, Ramakrishna Jayanti, Meena Sankranti, Karadaiyan Nombu
16 march 2040
(Friday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
17 march 2040
(Saturday)
Masik Karthigai
18 march 2040
(Sunday)
Skanda Sashti
19 march 2040
(Monday)
Rohini Vrat
20 march 2040
(Tuesday)
Vernal Equinox
21 march 2040
(Wednesday)
Masik Durgashtami
24 march 2040
(Saturday)
Amalaki Ekadashi
26 march 2040
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat
28 march 2040
(Wednesday)
Chhoti Holi, Holika Dahan, Vasanta Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Phalguna Purnima, Lakshmi Jayanti, Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Jayanti, Panguni Uthiram
29 march 2040
(Thursday)
Holi
30 march 2040
(Friday)
Bhai Dooj, Bhratri Dwitiya, Good Friday
31 march 2040
(Saturday)
Shivaji Jayanti, Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in April 2040

1 april 2040
(Sunday)
Easter
2 april 2040
(Monday)
Ranga Panchami
3 april 2040
(Tuesday)
Sheetala Saptami
4 april 2040
(Wednesday)
Basoda, Sheetala Ashtami, Kalashtami
7 april 2040
(Saturday)
Papmochani Ekadashi
9 april 2040
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat, Masik Shivaratri
11 april 2040
(Wednesday)
Chaitra Amavasya
12 april 2040
(Thursday)
Chandra Darshan, Chaitra Navratri, Gudi Padwa, Ugadi
13 april 2040
(Friday)
Jhulelal Jayanti, Solar New Year, Mesha Sankranti, Baisakhi
14 april 2040
(Saturday)
Gauri Puja, Gangaur, Matsya Jayanti, Masik Karthigai, Puthandu, Vishu Kani, Pohela Boishakh, Ambedkar Jayanti
15 april 2040
(Sunday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Rohini Vrat
16 april 2040
(Monday)
Lakshmi Panchami
17 april 2040
(Tuesday)
Yamuna Chhath, Skanda Sashti
18 april 2040
(Wednesday)
Ramanuja Jayanti
19 april 2040
(Thursday)
Masik Durgashtami
20 april 2040
(Friday)
Rama Navami *Smarta
21 april 2040
(Saturday)
Rama Navami *Vaishnava
23 april 2040
(Monday)
Kamada Ekadashi, Thrissur Pooram
24 april 2040
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat
25 april 2040
(Wednesday)
Mahavir Swami Jayanti
26 april 2040
(Thursday)
Purnima Upavas
27 april 2040
(Friday)
Hanuman Jayanti, Chaitra Purnima, Chitra Pournami
30 april 2040
(Monday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in May 2040

3 may 2040
(Thursday)
Kalashtami
7 may 2040
(Monday)
Varuthini Ekadashi, Vallabhacharya Jayanti, Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti
8 may 2040
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Tagore Jayanti *Bengal
9 may 2040
(Wednesday)
Masik Shivaratri
11 may 2040
(Friday)
Vaishakha Amavasya, Surya Grahan, Masik Karthigai
12 may 2040
(Saturday)
Chandra Darshan
13 may 2040
(Sunday)
Parashurama Jayanti, Rohini Vrat
14 may 2040
(Monday)
Akshaya Tritiya, Vrishabha Sankranti
15 may 2040
(Tuesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
16 may 2040
(Wednesday)
Shankaracharya Jayanti, Surdas Jayanti
17 may 2040
(Thursday)
Skanda Sashti
18 may 2040
(Friday)
Ganga Saptami
19 may 2040
(Saturday)
Masik Durgashtami
20 may 2040
(Sunday)
Sita Navami
22 may 2040
(Tuesday)
Mohini Ekadashi
24 may 2040
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
25 may 2040
(Friday)
Narasimha Jayanti, Vaikasi Visakam
26 may 2040
(Saturday)
Vaishakha Purnima, Kurma Jayanti, Buddha Purnima, Chandra Grahan, Purnima Upavas
27 may 2040
(Sunday)
Narada Jayanti
29 may 2040
(Tuesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in June 2040

1 june 2040
(Friday)
Kalashtami
4 june 2040
(Monday)
Hanuman Jayanti *Telugu
5 june 2040
(Tuesday)
Apara Ekadashi
6 june 2040
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat
7 june 2040
(Thursday)
Masik Shivaratri, Masik Karthigai
9 june 2040
(Saturday)
Jyeshtha Amavasya, Shani Jayanti, Vat Savitri Vrat, Rohini Vrat
11 june 2040
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan
12 june 2040
(Tuesday)
Maharana Pratap Jayanti
13 june 2040
(Wednesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
15 june 2040
(Friday)
Skanda Sashti, Mithuna Sankranti
18 june 2040
(Monday)
Masik Durgashtami
19 june 2040
(Tuesday)
Mahesh Navami
20 june 2040
(Wednesday)
Ganga Dussehra, Longest Day of Year
21 june 2040
(Thursday)
Gayatri Jayanti, Nirjala Ekadashi
22 june 2040
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat
24 june 2040
(Sunday)
Jyeshtha Purnima, Vat Purnima Vrat, Purnima Upavas, Kabirdas Jayanti
27 june 2040
(Wednesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in July 2040

1 july 2040
(Sunday)
Kalashtami
4 july 2040
(Wednesday)
Yogini Ekadashi
5 july 2040
(Thursday)
Vaishnava Yogini Ekadashi, Masik Karthigai
6 july 2040
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat, Rohini Vrat
7 july 2040
(Saturday)
Masik Shivaratri
9 july 2040
(Monday)
Ashadha Amavasya, Somvati Amavas
10 july 2040
(Tuesday)
Chandra Darshan, Gupta Navratri Begins
11 july 2040
(Wednesday)
Jagannath Rathyatra
13 july 2040
(Friday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
15 july 2040
(Sunday)
Skanda Sashti
16 july 2040
(Monday)
Karka Sankranti
17 july 2040
(Tuesday)
Masik Durgashtami
20 july 2040
(Friday)
Devshayani Ekadashi, Gauri Vrat Begins *Gujarat
21 july 2040
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Jayaparvati Vrat Begins, Shani Trayodashi
23 july 2040
(Monday)
Kokila Vrat *Gujarat, Vyasa Puja, Purnima Upavas
24 july 2040
(Tuesday)
Ashadha Purnima, Guru Purnima, Gauri Vrat Ends *Gujarat
26 july 2040
(Thursday)
Jayaparvati Vrat Ends, Sankashti Chaturthi
30 july 2040
(Monday)
Shravan Somwar Vrat *North, Kalashtami
31 july 2040
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat *North

Festivals in August 2040

1 august 2040
(Wednesday)
Masik Karthigai
2 august 2040
(Thursday)
Aadi Perukku, Rohini Vrat
3 august 2040
(Friday)
Kamika Ekadashi
5 august 2040
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
6 august 2040
(Monday)
Sawan Shivaratri, Shravan Somwar Vrat *North
7 august 2040
(Tuesday)
Shravana Amavasya, Hariyali Amavasya, Mangala Gauri Vrat *North, Aadi Amavasai
9 august 2040
(Thursday)
Chandra Darshan
11 august 2040
(Saturday)
Hariyali Teej, Vinayaka Chaturthi
13 august 2040
(Monday)
Nag Panchami, Shravan Somwar Vrat, Kalki Jayanti, Skanda Sashti
14 august 2040
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat
15 august 2040
(Wednesday)
Tulsidas Jayanti, Independence Day
16 august 2040
(Thursday)
Masik Durgashtami, Simha Sankranti
17 august 2040
(Friday)
Varalakshmi Vrat, Malayalam New Year
18 august 2040
(Saturday)
Shravana Putrada Ekadashi
19 august 2040
(Sunday)
Gauna Shravana Putrada Ekadashi, Vaishnava Shravana Putrada Ekadashi
20 august 2040
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shravan Somwar Vrat
21 august 2040
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat, Rigveda Upakarma, Hayagriva Jayanti, Onam
22 august 2040
(Wednesday)
Shravana Purnima, Rakhi, Raksha Bandhan, Gayatri Jayanti, Narali Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Yajurveda Upakarma, Sanskrit Diwas
23 august 2040
(Thursday)
Gayathri Japam
24 august 2040
(Friday)
Kajari Teej
25 august 2040
(Saturday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Sangada Hara Chathurti *Tamil, Bol Choth *Gujarat
26 august 2040
(Sunday)
Nag Pancham *Gujarat
27 august 2040
(Monday)
Balarama Jayanti, Randhan Chhath *Gujarat
28 august 2040
(Tuesday)
Shitala Satam *Gujarat
29 august 2040
(Wednesday)
Krishna Janmashtami, Kalashtami, Ashtami Rohini
30 august 2040
(Thursday)
Dahi Handi, Rohini Vrat

Festivals in September 2040

2 september 2040
(Sunday)
Aja Ekadashi
3 september 2040
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat
4 september 2040
(Tuesday)
Masik Shivaratri
6 september 2040
(Thursday)
Bhadrapada Amavasya
7 september 2040
(Friday)
Chandra Darshan
8 september 2040
(Saturday)
Samaveda Upakarma
9 september 2040
(Sunday)
Varaha Jayanti, Hartalika Teej, Gowri Habba
10 september 2040
(Monday)
Ganesh Chaturthi
11 september 2040
(Tuesday)
Rishi Panchami
12 september 2040
(Wednesday)
Skanda Sashti, Gauri Avahana
13 september 2040
(Thursday)
Gauri Puja
14 september 2040
(Friday)
Radha Ashtami, Masik Durgashtami, Mahalakshmi Vrat Begins, Durva Ashtami, Gauri Visarjan
16 september 2040
(Sunday)
Kanya Sankranti, Vishwakarma Puja
17 september 2040
(Monday)
Parsva Ekadashi, Vamana Jayanti
18 september 2040
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat
19 september 2040
(Wednesday)
Anant Chaturdashi, Ganesh Visarjan
20 september 2040
(Thursday)
Purnima Upavas, Purnima Shraddha
21 september 2040
(Friday)
Pratipada Shraddha
22 september 2040
(Saturday)
Dwitiya Shraddha, Autumnal Equinox
23 september 2040
(Sunday)
Tritiya Shraddha, Sankashti Chaturthi
24 september 2040
(Monday)
Maha Bharani, Chaturthi Shraddha
25 september 2040
(Tuesday)
Panchami Shraddha
26 september 2040
(Wednesday)
Shashthi Shraddha, Rohini Vrat
27 september 2040
(Thursday)
Saptami Shraddha, Mahalakshmi Vrat Ends
28 september 2040
(Friday)
Ashtami Shraddha, Jivitputrika Vrat, Kalashtami
29 september 2040
(Saturday)
Navami Shraddha
30 september 2040
(Sunday)
Dashami Shraddha

Festivals in November 2040

1 november 2040
(Thursday)
Govatsa Dwadashi
2 november 2040
(Friday)
Dhan Teras, Yama Deepam, Pradosh Vrat
3 november 2040
(Saturday)
Narak Chaturdashi, Tamil Deepavali, Kali Chaudas, Hanuman Puja, Masik Shivaratri
4 november 2040
(Sunday)
Diwali, Lakshmi Puja, Kedar Gauri Vrat, Chopda Puja, Sharda Puja, Kali Puja, Kartik Amavasya, Surya Grahan
5 november 2040
(Monday)
Gowardhan Puja, Annakut, Bali Pratipada, Dyuta Krida
6 november 2040
(Tuesday)
Chandra Darshan, Bhaiya Dooj, Yama Dwitiya
8 november 2040
(Thursday)
Nagula Chavithi *Telugu, Vinayaka Chaturthi
9 november 2040
(Friday)
Labh Panchami, Soora Samharam
10 november 2040
(Saturday)
Chhath Puja
11 november 2040
(Sunday)
Masik Durgashtami
12 november 2040
(Monday)
Gopashtami, Akshaya Navami, Jagaddhatri Puja
13 november 2040
(Tuesday)
Kansa Vadh
14 november 2040
(Wednesday)
Devutthana Ekadashi, Nehru Jayanti
15 november 2040
(Thursday)
Tulasi Vivah
16 november 2040
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat, Vrischika Sankranti, Mandalakala Begins
17 november 2040
(Saturday)
Vaikuntha Chaturdashi
18 november 2040
(Sunday)
Dev Diwali, Kartik Purnima, Chandra Grahan, Purnima Upavas, Guru Nanak Jayanti, Karthigai Deepam
20 november 2040
(Tuesday)
Rohini Vrat
22 november 2040
(Thursday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
26 november 2040
(Monday)
Kalabhairav Jayanti
30 november 2040
(Friday)
Utpanna Ekadashi

Festivals in December 2040

1 december 2040
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
2 december 2040
(Sunday)
Masik Shivaratri
4 december 2040
(Tuesday)
Margashirsha Amavasya
5 december 2040
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan
7 december 2040
(Friday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
8 december 2040
(Saturday)
Vivah Panchami
9 december 2040
(Sunday)
Subrahmanya Sashti, Champa Shashthi
11 december 2040
(Tuesday)
Masik Durgashtami
14 december 2040
(Friday)
Mokshada Ekadashi, Gita Jayanti, Guruvayur Ekadashi
15 december 2040
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi, Eid al-Adha, Bakrid
16 december 2040
(Sunday)
Hanuman Jayanti *Kannada, Dhanu Sankranti, Karthigai Deepam
17 december 2040
(Monday)
Dattatreya Jayanti, Rohini Vrat
18 december 2040
(Tuesday)
Purnima Upavas, Annapurna Jayanti
19 december 2040
(Wednesday)
Arudra Darshan
21 december 2040
(Friday)
Shortest Day of Year
22 december 2040
(Saturday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
25 december 2040
(Tuesday)
Merry Christmas
26 december 2040
(Wednesday)
Kalashtami, Mandala Pooja
30 december 2040
(Sunday)
Saphala Ekadashi
31 december 2040
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat

Hindu Festival Calendar

The following Hindu Festival Calendar are shown for the date April, 2040 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.