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, 2042 Indian Holidays and Hindu Festival Calendar for Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India is as mentioned below:

Festivals 2042


Festivals in January 2042

1 january 2042
(Wednesday)
English New Year
2 january 2042
(Thursday)
Pausha Putrada Ekadashi, Tailang Swami Jayanti, Masik Karthigai, Vaikuntha Ekadashi
3 january 2042
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat
4 january 2042
(Saturday)
Rohini Vrat
6 january 2042
(Monday)
Paush Purnima, Shakambhari Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Arudra Darshan
9 january 2042
(Thursday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Sakat Chauth
13 january 2042
(Monday)
Swami Vivekananda Jayanti, Lohri
14 january 2042
(Tuesday)
Kalashtami, Pongal, Makar Sankranti
15 january 2042
(Wednesday)
Magh Bihu
18 january 2042
(Saturday)
Shattila Ekadashi
19 january 2042
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
20 january 2042
(Monday)
Masik Shivaratri
21 january 2042
(Tuesday)
Magha Amavasya, Mauni Amavas, Thai Amavasai
22 january 2042
(Wednesday)
Gupta Navratri Begins
23 january 2042
(Thursday)
Chandra Darshan, Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti
25 january 2042
(Saturday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Ganesha Jayanti
26 january 2042
(Sunday)
Vasant Panchami, Skanda Sashti, Republic Day
27 january 2042
(Monday)
Ratha Saptami, Narmada Jayanti
28 january 2042
(Tuesday)
Bhishma Ashtami, Masik Durgashtami
31 january 2042
(Friday)
Jaya Ekadashi, Rohini Vrat

Festivals in February 2042

2 february 2042
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
4 february 2042
(Tuesday)
Magha Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Guru Ravidas Jayanti, Thai Pusam
8 february 2042
(Saturday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
11 february 2042
(Tuesday)
Yashoda Jayanti
12 february 2042
(Wednesday)
Shabari Jayanti
13 february 2042
(Thursday)
Janaki Jayanti, Kalashtami, Kumbha Sankranti
16 february 2042
(Sunday)
Vijaya Ekadashi
18 february 2042
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Maha Shivaratri
20 february 2042
(Thursday)
Phalguna Amavasya
21 february 2042
(Friday)
Chandra Darshan, Phulera Dooj, Ramakrishna Jayanti
23 february 2042
(Sunday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
25 february 2042
(Tuesday)
Skanda Sashti
27 february 2042
(Thursday)
Masik Durgashtami, Rohini Vrat

Festivals in March 2042

2 march 2042
(Sunday)
Amalaki Ekadashi
4 march 2042
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat
5 march 2042
(Wednesday)
Masi Magam
6 march 2042
(Thursday)
Chhoti Holi, Holika Dahan, Vasanta Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Phalguna Purnima, Lakshmi Jayanti, Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Jayanti, Attukal Pongala
7 march 2042
(Friday)
Holi
8 march 2042
(Saturday)
Bhai Dooj, Bhratri Dwitiya
9 march 2042
(Sunday)
Shivaji Jayanti
10 march 2042
(Monday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
12 march 2042
(Wednesday)
Ranga Panchami
13 march 2042
(Thursday)
Sheetala Saptami
14 march 2042
(Friday)
Basoda, Sheetala Ashtami, Kalashtami, Karadaiyan Nombu
15 march 2042
(Saturday)
Meena Sankranti
18 march 2042
(Tuesday)
Papmochani Ekadashi
19 march 2042
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat
20 march 2042
(Thursday)
Masik Shivaratri, Vernal Equinox
21 march 2042
(Friday)
Chaitra Amavasya
22 march 2042
(Saturday)
Chandra Darshan, Chaitra Navratri, Gudi Padwa, Ugadi
23 march 2042
(Sunday)
Jhulelal Jayanti, Matsya Jayanti
24 march 2042
(Monday)
Gauri Puja, Gangaur, Vinayaka Chaturthi
25 march 2042
(Tuesday)
Lakshmi Panchami
26 march 2042
(Wednesday)
Yamuna Chhath, Skanda Sashti, Rohini Vrat
28 march 2042
(Friday)
Masik Durgashtami
29 march 2042
(Saturday)
Rama Navami

Festivals in April 2042

1 april 2042
(Tuesday)
Kamada Ekadashi
2 april 2042
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat
3 april 2042
(Thursday)
Mahavir Swami Jayanti
4 april 2042
(Friday)
Panguni Uthiram, Good Friday
5 april 2042
(Saturday)
Hanuman Jayanti, Chaitra Purnima, Chandra Grahan, Purnima Upavas
6 april 2042
(Sunday)
Easter
9 april 2042
(Wednesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
13 april 2042
(Sunday)
Kalashtami
14 april 2042
(Monday)
Solar New Year, Mesha Sankranti, Baisakhi, Puthandu, Ambedkar Jayanti
15 april 2042
(Tuesday)
Vishu Kani, Pohela Boishakh
16 april 2042
(Wednesday)
Varuthini Ekadashi, Vallabhacharya Jayanti
17 april 2042
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
18 april 2042
(Friday)
Masik Shivaratri
20 april 2042
(Sunday)
Vaishakha Amavasya, Surya Grahan
21 april 2042
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan
22 april 2042
(Tuesday)
Parashurama Jayanti, Akshaya Tritiya
23 april 2042
(Wednesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Rohini Vrat
24 april 2042
(Thursday)
Shankaracharya Jayanti, Surdas Jayanti
25 april 2042
(Friday)
Skanda Sashti, Ramanuja Jayanti
26 april 2042
(Saturday)
Ganga Saptami
27 april 2042
(Sunday)
Masik Durgashtami
28 april 2042
(Monday)
Sita Navami
30 april 2042
(Wednesday)
Mohini Ekadashi, Thrissur Pooram

Festivals in May 2042

2 may 2042
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat
3 may 2042
(Saturday)
Narasimha Jayanti
4 may 2042
(Sunday)
Kurma Jayanti, Purnima Upavas
5 may 2042
(Monday)
Vaishakha Purnima, Buddha Purnima, Chitra Pournami
6 may 2042
(Tuesday)
Narada Jayanti
7 may 2042
(Wednesday)
Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti
8 may 2042
(Thursday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
9 may 2042
(Friday)
Tagore Jayanti *Bengal
12 may 2042
(Monday)
Kalashtami
15 may 2042
(Thursday)
Hanuman Jayanti *Telugu, Apara Ekadashi, Vrishabha Sankranti
16 may 2042
(Friday)
Gauna Apara Ekadashi, Vaishnava Apara Ekadashi
17 may 2042
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi, Masik Shivaratri
19 may 2042
(Monday)
Jyeshtha Amavasya, Shani Jayanti, Vat Savitri Vrat, Masik Karthigai
20 may 2042
(Tuesday)
Chandra Darshan, Rohini Vrat
22 may 2042
(Thursday)
Maharana Pratap Jayanti, Vinayaka Chaturthi
24 may 2042
(Saturday)
Skanda Sashti
27 may 2042
(Tuesday)
Masik Durgashtami
28 may 2042
(Wednesday)
Mahesh Navami
29 may 2042
(Thursday)
Ganga Dussehra
30 may 2042
(Friday)
Gayatri Jayanti, Nirjala Ekadashi

Festivals in June 2042

1 june 2042
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
2 june 2042
(Monday)
Vaikasi Visakam
3 june 2042
(Tuesday)
Jyeshtha Purnima, Vat Purnima Vrat, Purnima Upavas, Kabirdas Jayanti
7 june 2042
(Saturday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
10 june 2042
(Tuesday)
Kalashtami
14 june 2042
(Saturday)
Yogini Ekadashi
15 june 2042
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat, Mithuna Sankranti, Masik Karthigai
16 june 2042
(Monday)
Masik Shivaratri
17 june 2042
(Tuesday)
Ashadha Amavasya, Rohini Vrat
18 june 2042
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan, Gupta Navratri Begins
19 june 2042
(Thursday)
Jagannath Rathyatra
21 june 2042
(Saturday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Longest Day of Year
23 june 2042
(Monday)
Skanda Sashti
25 june 2042
(Wednesday)
Masik Durgashtami
29 june 2042
(Sunday)
Devshayani Ekadashi, Gauri Vrat Begins *Gujarat
30 june 2042
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat, Jayaparvati Vrat Begins

Festivals in July 2042

2 july 2042
(Wednesday)
Kokila Vrat *Gujarat
3 july 2042
(Thursday)
Vyasa Puja, Ashadha Purnima, Guru Purnima, Gauri Vrat Ends *Gujarat, Purnima Upavas
6 july 2042
(Sunday)
Jayaparvati Vrat Ends, Sankashti Chaturthi
7 july 2042
(Monday)
Shravan Somwar Vrat *North
8 july 2042
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat *North
10 july 2042
(Thursday)
Kalashtami
13 july 2042
(Sunday)
Kamika Ekadashi, Masik Karthigai
14 july 2042
(Monday)
Shravan Somwar Vrat *North, Pradosh Vrat, Rohini Vrat
15 july 2042
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat *North, Sawan Shivaratri
16 july 2042
(Wednesday)
Hariyali Amavasya, Karka Sankranti
17 july 2042
(Thursday)
Shravana Amavasya
18 july 2042
(Friday)
Adhik Maas Begins, Chandra Darshan
21 july 2042
(Monday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
22 july 2042
(Tuesday)
Skanda Sashti
25 july 2042
(Friday)
Masik Durgashtami
28 july 2042
(Monday)
Padmini Ekadashi
30 july 2042
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat

Festivals in August 2042

1 august 2042
(Friday)
Shravana Purnima, Purnima Upavas
3 august 2042
(Sunday)
Aadi Perukku
4 august 2042
(Monday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
8 august 2042
(Friday)
Kalashtami
9 august 2042
(Saturday)
Masik Karthigai
10 august 2042
(Sunday)
Rohini Vrat
11 august 2042
(Monday)
Parama Ekadashi
13 august 2042
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Masik Shivaratri
15 august 2042
(Friday)
Shravana Amavasya, Adhik Maas Ends, Aadi Amavasai, Independence Day
17 august 2042
(Sunday)
Chandra Darshan, Simha Sankranti, Malayalam New Year
18 august 2042
(Monday)
Hariyali Teej, Shravan Somwar Vrat
19 august 2042
(Tuesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Mangala Gauri Vrat
21 august 2042
(Thursday)
Nag Panchami, Kalki Jayanti, Skanda Sashti
23 august 2042
(Saturday)
Tulsidas Jayanti
24 august 2042
(Sunday)
Masik Durgashtami
25 august 2042
(Monday)
Shravan Somwar Vrat
26 august 2042
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat
27 august 2042
(Wednesday)
Shravana Putrada Ekadashi
28 august 2042
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
29 august 2042
(Friday)
Varalakshmi Vrat, Rigveda Upakarma, Onam
30 august 2042
(Saturday)
Rakhi, Raksha Bandhan, Purnima Upavas, Yajurveda Upakarma, Hayagriva Jayanti
31 august 2042
(Sunday)
Shravana Purnima, Gayatri Jayanti, Narali Purnima, Gayathri Japam, Sanskrit Diwas

Festivals in September 2042

2 september 2042
(Tuesday)
Kajari Teej
3 september 2042
(Wednesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Sangada Hara Chathurti *Tamil, Bol Choth *Gujarat
4 september 2042
(Thursday)
Nag Pancham *Gujarat, Randhan Chhath *Gujarat
5 september 2042
(Friday)
Balarama Jayanti, Shitala Satam *Gujarat, Masik Karthigai
6 september 2042
(Saturday)
Janmashtami *Smarta, Kalashtami, Ashtami Rohini, Rohini Vrat
7 september 2042
(Sunday)
Janmashtami *ISKCON, Dahi Handi
10 september 2042
(Wednesday)
Aja Ekadashi
11 september 2042
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
12 september 2042
(Friday)
Masik Shivaratri
14 september 2042
(Sunday)
Bhadrapada Amavasya
15 september 2042
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan
16 september 2042
(Tuesday)
Samaveda Upakarma
17 september 2042
(Wednesday)
Varaha Jayanti, Hartalika Teej, Gowri Habba, Kanya Sankranti, Vishwakarma Puja
18 september 2042
(Thursday)
Ganesh Chaturthi
19 september 2042
(Friday)
Rishi Panchami
20 september 2042
(Saturday)
Skanda Sashti, Gauri Avahana
21 september 2042
(Sunday)
Gauri Puja
22 september 2042
(Monday)
Radha Ashtami, Masik Durgashtami, Mahalakshmi Vrat Begins, Durva Ashtami, Gauri Visarjan
23 september 2042
(Tuesday)
Autumnal Equinox
25 september 2042
(Thursday)
Parsva Ekadashi
26 september 2042
(Friday)
Vaishnava Parsva Ekadashi, Vamana Jayanti
27 september 2042
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
28 september 2042
(Sunday)
Anant Chaturdashi, Ganesh Visarjan
29 september 2042
(Monday)
Chandra Grahan, Purnima Upavas, Purnima Shraddha
30 september 2042
(Tuesday)
Pratipada Shraddha, Dwitiya Shraddha

Festivals in October 2042

1 october 2042
(Wednesday)
Tritiya Shraddha
2 october 2042
(Thursday)
Maha Bharani, Chaturthi Shraddha, Sankashti Chaturthi, Masik Karthigai, Gandhi Jayanti
3 october 2042
(Friday)
Panchami Shraddha
4 october 2042
(Saturday)
Shashthi Shraddha, Rohini Vrat
5 october 2042
(Sunday)
Saptami Shraddha, Kalashtami, Mahalakshmi Vrat Ends
6 october 2042
(Monday)
Ashtami Shraddha, Jivitputrika Vrat
7 october 2042
(Tuesday)
Navami Shraddha
8 october 2042
(Wednesday)
Dashami Shraddha
9 october 2042
(Thursday)
Indira Ekadashi, Ekadashi Shraddha
10 october 2042
(Friday)
Magha Shraddha, Dwadashi Shraddha
11 october 2042
(Saturday)
Trayodashi Shraddha, Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
12 october 2042
(Sunday)
Chaturdashi Shraddha, Masik Shivaratri
13 october 2042
(Monday)
Ashwin Amavasya, Sarva Pitru Amavasya
14 october 2042
(Tuesday)
Surya Grahan
15 october 2042
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan, Navratri Begins, Ghatasthapana
17 october 2042
(Friday)
Tula Sankranti
18 october 2042
(Saturday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
19 october 2042
(Sunday)
Lalita Panchami, Saraswati Avahan
20 october 2042
(Monday)
Bilva Nimantran, Skanda Sashti, Kalparambha, Akal Bodhon
21 october 2042
(Tuesday)
Saraswati Puja, Navpatrika Puja
22 october 2042
(Wednesday)
Saraswati Balidan, Durga Ashtami, Sandhi Puja, Saraswati Visarjan
23 october 2042
(Thursday)
Maha Navami, Durga Balidan, Ayudha Puja, Saraswati Poojai, Bengal Maha Navami
24 october 2042
(Friday)
Durga Visarjan, Dussehra, Vijayadashami, Bengal Vijayadashami, Mysore Dasara, Vidyarambham Day, Madhvacharya Jayanti
25 october 2042
(Saturday)
Papankusha Ekadashi
26 october 2042
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
28 october 2042
(Tuesday)
Ashwin Purnima, Kojagara Puja, Sharad Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Valmiki Jayanti, Meerabai Jayanti
31 october 2042
(Friday)
Atla Tadde, Karwa Chauth, Sankashti Chaturthi, Rohini Vrat

Festivals in November 2042

4 november 2042
(Tuesday)
Ahoi Ashtami, Radha Kunda Snan, Kalashtami
8 november 2042
(Saturday)
Rama Ekadashi, Govatsa Dwadashi
10 november 2042
(Monday)
Dhan Teras, Yama Deepam, Pradosh Vrat, Kali Chaudas, Hanuman Puja, Masik Shivaratri
11 november 2042
(Tuesday)
Narak Chaturdashi, Tamil Deepavali
12 november 2042
(Wednesday)
Diwali, Lakshmi Puja, Kedar Gauri Vrat, Chopda Puja, Sharda Puja, Kali Puja, Kartik Amavasya
13 november 2042
(Thursday)
Gowardhan Puja, Annakut, Bali Pratipada, Dyuta Krida
14 november 2042
(Friday)
Chandra Darshan, Bhaiya Dooj, Yama Dwitiya, Nehru Jayanti
16 november 2042
(Sunday)
Nagula Chavithi *Telugu, Vinayaka Chaturthi, Vrischika Sankranti
17 november 2042
(Monday)
Mandalakala Begins
18 november 2042
(Tuesday)
Labh Panchami, Soora Samharam
19 november 2042
(Wednesday)
Chhath Puja
20 november 2042
(Thursday)
Masik Durgashtami
21 november 2042
(Friday)
Gopashtami, Akshaya Navami, Jagaddhatri Puja
22 november 2042
(Saturday)
Kansa Vadh
23 november 2042
(Sunday)
Devutthana Ekadashi, Guruvayur Ekadashi, Eid al-Adha, Bakrid
24 november 2042
(Monday)
Tulasi Vivah
25 november 2042
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Vaikuntha Chaturdashi
26 november 2042
(Wednesday)
Dev Diwali
27 november 2042
(Thursday)
Kartik Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Guru Nanak Jayanti
28 november 2042
(Friday)
Rohini Vrat
30 november 2042
(Sunday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Festivals in December 2042

4 december 2042
(Thursday)
Kalabhairav Jayanti
8 december 2042
(Monday)
Utpanna Ekadashi
9 december 2042
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat
10 december 2042
(Wednesday)
Masik Shivaratri
12 december 2042
(Friday)
Margashirsha Amavasya
14 december 2042
(Sunday)
Chandra Darshan
16 december 2042
(Tuesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Dhanu Sankranti
17 december 2042
(Wednesday)
Vivah Panchami
18 december 2042
(Thursday)
Subrahmanya Sashti, Champa Shashthi
20 december 2042
(Saturday)
Masik Durgashtami
21 december 2042
(Sunday)
Shortest Day of Year
23 december 2042
(Tuesday)
Mokshada Ekadashi, Gita Jayanti, Vaikuntha Ekadashi
24 december 2042
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Hanuman Jayanti *Kannada
25 december 2042
(Thursday)
Merry Christmas, Rohini Vrat
26 december 2042
(Friday)
Dattatreya Jayanti, Purnima Upavas, Annapurna Jayanti
27 december 2042
(Saturday)
Arudra Darshan, Mandala Pooja
29 december 2042
(Monday)
Sankashti Chaturthi

Hindu Festival Calendar

The following Hindu Festival Calendar are shown for the date April, 2042 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.