Important Days


January 12: National Youth Day

January 15: Army Day

January 23: Subhas Chandra Bose Birthday

January 24: National Girl Child Day

January 26: Republic Day of India – 26 January

January 26: International Customs Day

January 30: Anti Leprosy Day

January 30: Martyrs Day

January 04-10: Oil and Gas Conservation Week and Fortnight

January 11-17: Road Safety Week

January 15-21: Pin Code Week


February 02: World Wetlands Day

February 04: World Cancer Day

February 10: National Deworming Day

February 14: Valentine’s Day

February 24: Central Excise Day

February 28: National Science Day


March 04: National Safety Day

March 08: International Women’s Day

March 09: World Kidney Day

March 12: Dandi March Day

March 18: Ordnance Factories Day

March 21: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 21: World Forestry Day

March 22: World Water Day

March 23: Martyrs Day

March 23: World Meteorological Day

March 24: World TB Day


April 1-7: Prevention of Blindness Week

April 07: World Health Day

April 13: Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

April 14: Ambedkar Jayanti

April 17: World Hemophilia Day

April 22: World Earth Day

April 23: World Book Day


May 01: International Labour Day

May 03: World Press Freedom Day

May 03: World Asthma Day

May 05: International Midwives Day

May 08: World Thalassemia Day

May 08: World Red Cross Day

May 11: National Technology Day

May 14: Mother’s Day

May 12: International Nurses Day

May 15: International Day of Families

May 17: World Hypertension Day

May 31: World No Tobacco Day


June 01: World Milk Day

June 04: International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression

June 05: World Environment Day

June 08: World Ocean Day

June 14: World Blood Donor Day

June 19: World Sickle Cell Day

June 20: World Refugee Day

June 21: International Day of Yoga

June 26: International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking


July 01: National Doctors Day

July 11: World Population Day

July 22: National Flag Adoption Day

July 28: World Hepatitis Day


August 09: International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

August 13: Organ Donation Day

August 15: Independence Day – 15 August

August 19: World Photography Day

August 20: Sadbhavana Diwas

August 21: World Senior Citizens Day

August 29: National Sports Day

August 01-07: World Breastfeeding Week

August 25-September 8: National Eye Donation Fortnight


September 1-7: National Nutrition Week

September 05: Teacher’s day

September 08: International Literacy Day

September 14: Hindi Diwas

September 15: Engineers’ Day

September 15: Sanchayika Day

September 16: World Ozone Day

September 27: World Tourism Day

September 29: World Heart Day

September Last Sunday: World Deaf Day


October 01: National Voluntary Blood Donation Day

October 01: International Day for Elderly People

October 02: Gandhi Jayanti

October 04: World Animal Day

October 08: Air Force Day

October 09: World Post Day

October 11: World Sight Day

October 11: International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction

October 14: World Standards Day

October 16: World Food Day

October 30: World Savings Day

October 31: National Unity Day

October 2-8: Anti Untouchability Week

October 2-8: WildLife Week

October First Monday of the month of October: World Habitat Day


November 10: World Science Day for Peace and Development

November 11: National Education Day

November 12: National Broadcasting Day

November 14: Children’s Day; Diabetes Day

November 18: Territorial Army Day

November 19: National Integration Day

November 20: Universal Children’s Day;

Africa Industrialisation Day

November 21: World Fisheries Day;

World Television Day

November 26: National Law Day

November 14-20: National Land Resources Conservation Week

November 19-25: World Heritage Week


December 1: World AIDS Day

December 2: National Pollution Control Day

December 3: World Day of the Handicapped

December 4: Indian Navy Day

December 5: International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development

December 6: Dr. Ambedkar Mahaparinirvan Diwas

December 7: Indian Armed Forces Flag Day

December 8: SAARC Charter Day

December 10: Human Rights Day; International Children’s Day of Broadcasting

December 14: National Energy Conservation Day

December 18: Minorities Rights Day (India)

December 22: National Mathematics Day

December 23: National Farmers’ Day

December 25: Good Governance Day

December 8-15: All India Handicrafts Week