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 August, 2019 Indian Holidays and Hindu Festival Calendar for Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India is as mentioned below:

Festivals 2019


Festivals in January 2019

1 january 2019
(Tuesday)
Saphala Ekadashi, English New Year
3 january 2019
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
4 january 2019
(Friday)
Masik Shivaratri
5 january 2019
(Saturday)
Paush Amavasya, Surya Grahan, Hanumath Jayanthi
7 january 2019
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan
10 january 2019
(Thursday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
12 january 2019
(Saturday)
Skanda Sashti
13 january 2019
(Sunday)
Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti
14 january 2019
(Monday)
Masik Durgashtami, Shakambhari Utsavarambha, Lohri
15 january 2019
(Tuesday)
Pongal, Makar Sankranti, Magh Bihu
16 january 2019
(Wednesday)
Masik Karthigai
17 january 2019
(Thursday)
Pausha Putrada Ekadashi, Tailang Swami Jayanti
18 january 2019
(Friday)
Rohini Vrat
19 january 2019
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
21 january 2019
(Monday)
Paush Purnima, Shakambhari Purnima, Chandra Grahan, Purnima Upavas, Thai Pusam
23 january 2019
(Wednesday)
Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti
24 january 2019
(Thursday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Sakat Chauth
26 january 2019
(Saturday)
Republic Day
27 january 2019
(Sunday)
Swami Vivekananda Jayanti, Kalashtami
31 january 2019
(Thursday)
Shattila Ekadashi

Festivals in February 2019

2 february 2019
(Saturday)
Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi, Masik Shivaratri
4 february 2019
(Monday)
Magha Amavasya, Mauni Amavas, Thai Amavasai
5 february 2019
(Tuesday)
Gupta Navratri Begins
6 february 2019
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan
8 february 2019
(Friday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Ganesha Jayanti
10 february 2019
(Sunday)
Vasant Panchami, Skanda Sashti
12 february 2019
(Tuesday)
Ratha Saptami, Narmada Jayanti
13 february 2019
(Wednesday)
Bhishma Ashtami, Masik Durgashtami, Kumbha Sankranti, Masik Karthigai
14 february 2019
(Thursday)
Rohini Vrat
16 february 2019
(Saturday)
Jaya Ekadashi
17 february 2019
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
19 february 2019
(Tuesday)
Magha Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Guru Ravidas Jayanti, Masi Magam
20 february 2019
(Wednesday)
Attukal Pongala
22 february 2019
(Friday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
24 february 2019
(Sunday)
Yashoda Jayanti
25 february 2019
(Monday)
Shabari Jayanti
26 february 2019
(Tuesday)
Janaki Jayanti, Kalashtami

Festivals in March 2019

2 march 2019
(Saturday)
Vijaya Ekadashi
3 march 2019
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
4 march 2019
(Monday)
Maha Shivaratri
6 march 2019
(Wednesday)
Phalguna Amavasya
8 march 2019
(Friday)
Chandra Darshan, Phulera Dooj, Ramakrishna Jayanti
10 march 2019
(Sunday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
12 march 2019
(Tuesday)
Skanda Sashti, Masik Karthigai
13 march 2019
(Wednesday)
Rohini Vrat
14 march 2019
(Thursday)
Masik Durgashtami, Karadaiyan Nombu
15 march 2019
(Friday)
Meena Sankranti
17 march 2019
(Sunday)
Amalaki Ekadashi
18 march 2019
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat
20 march 2019
(Wednesday)
Chhoti Holi, Holika Dahan, Purnima Upavas
21 march 2019
(Thursday)
Holi, Vasanta Purnima, Phalguna Purnima, Lakshmi Jayanti, Chaitanya Mahaprabhu Jayanti, Vernal Equinox, Panguni Uthiram
22 march 2019
(Friday)
Bhai Dooj, Bhratri Dwitiya, Good Friday
23 march 2019
(Saturday)
Shivaji Jayanti
24 march 2019
(Sunday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Easter
25 march 2019
(Monday)
Ranga Panchami
27 march 2019
(Wednesday)
Sheetala Saptami
28 march 2019
(Thursday)
Basoda, Sheetala Ashtami, Kalashtami
31 march 2019
(Sunday)
Papmochani Ekadashi

Festivals in April 2019

1 april 2019
(Monday)
Vaishnava Papamochani Ekadashi
2 april 2019
(Tuesday)
Pradosh Vrat
3 april 2019
(Wednesday)
Masik Shivaratri
5 april 2019
(Friday)
Chaitra Amavasya
6 april 2019
(Saturday)
Chandra Darshan, Chaitra Navratri, Gudi Padwa, Ugadi
7 april 2019
(Sunday)
Jhulelal Jayanti
8 april 2019
(Monday)
Gauri Puja, Gangaur, Matsya Jayanti, Masik Karthigai
9 april 2019
(Tuesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Lakshmi Panchami
10 april 2019
(Wednesday)
Skanda Sashti, Rohini Vrat
11 april 2019
(Thursday)
Yamuna Chhath
13 april 2019
(Saturday)
Masik Durgashtami
14 april 2019
(Sunday)
Rama Navami, Solar New Year, Mesha Sankranti, Baisakhi, Puthandu, Ambedkar Jayanti
15 april 2019
(Monday)
Kamada Ekadashi, Vishu Kani, Pohela Boishakh
16 april 2019
(Tuesday)
Gauna Kamada Ekadashi, Vaishnava Kamada Ekadashi
17 april 2019
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Mahavir Swami Jayanti
19 april 2019
(Friday)
Hanuman Jayanti, Chaitra Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Chitra Pournami
22 april 2019
(Monday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
26 april 2019
(Friday)
Kalashtami
30 april 2019
(Tuesday)
Varuthini Ekadashi, Vallabhacharya Jayanti

Festivals in May 2019

2 may 2019
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
3 may 2019
(Friday)
Masik Shivaratri
4 may 2019
(Saturday)
Vaishakha Amavasya
5 may 2019
(Sunday)
Masik Karthigai
6 may 2019
(Monday)
Chandra Darshan
7 may 2019
(Tuesday)
Parashurama Jayanti, Akshaya Tritiya, Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti, Rohini Vrat
8 may 2019
(Wednesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
9 may 2019
(Thursday)
Shankaracharya Jayanti, Surdas Jayanti, Ramanuja Jayanti, Tagore Jayanti *Bengal
10 may 2019
(Friday)
Skanda Sashti
11 may 2019
(Saturday)
Ganga Saptami
12 may 2019
(Sunday)
Masik Durgashtami
13 may 2019
(Monday)
Sita Navami, Thrissur Pooram
15 may 2019
(Wednesday)
Mohini Ekadashi, Vrishabha Sankranti
16 may 2019
(Thursday)
Pradosh Vrat
17 may 2019
(Friday)
Narasimha Jayanti
18 may 2019
(Saturday)
Vaishakha Purnima, Kurma Jayanti, Buddha Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Vaikasi Visakam
19 may 2019
(Sunday)
Narada Jayanti
22 may 2019
(Wednesday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
26 may 2019
(Sunday)
Kalashtami
29 may 2019
(Wednesday)
Hanuman Jayanti *Telugu
30 may 2019
(Thursday)
Apara Ekadashi
31 may 2019
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat

Festivals in June 2019

1 june 2019
(Saturday)
Masik Shivaratri
2 june 2019
(Sunday)
Masik Karthigai
3 june 2019
(Monday)
Jyeshtha Amavasya, Shani Jayanti, Vat Savitri Vrat, Rohini Vrat
4 june 2019
(Tuesday)
Chandra Darshan
6 june 2019
(Thursday)
Maharana Pratap Jayanti, Vinayaka Chaturthi
8 june 2019
(Saturday)
Skanda Sashti
10 june 2019
(Monday)
Masik Durgashtami
11 june 2019
(Tuesday)
Mahesh Navami
12 june 2019
(Wednesday)
Ganga Dussehra
13 june 2019
(Thursday)
Gayatri Jayanti, Nirjala Ekadashi
14 june 2019
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat
15 june 2019
(Saturday)
Mithuna Sankranti
16 june 2019
(Sunday)
Vat Purnima Vrat
17 june 2019
(Monday)
Jyeshtha Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Kabirdas Jayanti
20 june 2019
(Thursday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
21 june 2019
(Friday)
Longest Day of Year
25 june 2019
(Tuesday)
Kalashtami
29 june 2019
(Saturday)
Yogini Ekadashi
30 june 2019
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat

Festivals in August 2019

1 august 2019
(Thursday)
Shravana Amavasya
2 august 2019
(Friday)
Chandra Darshan
3 august 2019
(Saturday)
Hariyali Teej, Aadi Perukku
4 august 2019
(Sunday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
5 august 2019
(Monday)
Nag Panchami, Shravan Somwar Vrat, Kalki Jayanti, Skanda Sashti
6 august 2019
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat
7 august 2019
(Wednesday)
Tulsidas Jayanti
8 august 2019
(Thursday)
Masik Durgashtami
9 august 2019
(Friday)
Varalakshmi Vrat
11 august 2019
(Sunday)
Shravana Putrada Ekadashi
12 august 2019
(Monday)
Shravan Somwar Vrat, Pradosh Vrat, Eid al-Adha, Bakrid
13 august 2019
(Tuesday)
Mangala Gauri Vrat
14 august 2019
(Wednesday)
Rigveda Upakarma
15 august 2019
(Thursday)
Shravana Purnima, Rakhi, Raksha Bandhan, Gayatri Jayanti, Narali Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Yajurveda Upakarma, Hayagriva Jayanti, Sanskrit Diwas, Independence Day
16 august 2019
(Friday)
Gayathri Japam
17 august 2019
(Saturday)
Simha Sankranti, Malayalam New Year
18 august 2019
(Sunday)
Kajari Teej
19 august 2019
(Monday)
Sankashti Chaturthi, Sangada Hara Chathurti *Tamil, Bol Choth *Gujarat
20 august 2019
(Tuesday)
Nag Pancham *Gujarat
21 august 2019
(Wednesday)
Balarama Jayanti, Randhan Chhath *Gujarat
22 august 2019
(Thursday)
Shitala Satam *Gujarat
23 august 2019
(Friday)
Kalashtami, Ashtami Rohini
24 august 2019
(Saturday)
Krishna Janmashtami, Rohini Vrat
25 august 2019
(Sunday)
Dahi Handi
26 august 2019
(Monday)
Aja Ekadashi
27 august 2019
(Tuesday)
Gauna Aja Ekadashi, Vaishnava Aja Ekadashi
28 august 2019
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Masik Shivaratri
30 august 2019
(Friday)
Bhadrapada Amavasya
31 august 2019
(Saturday)
Chandra Darshan

Festivals in September 2019

1 september 2019
(Sunday)
Samaveda Upakarma, Varaha Jayanti, Hartalika Teej, Gowri Habba
2 september 2019
(Monday)
Ganesh Chaturthi
3 september 2019
(Tuesday)
Rishi Panchami
4 september 2019
(Wednesday)
Skanda Sashti
5 september 2019
(Thursday)
Gauri Avahana
6 september 2019
(Friday)
Radha Ashtami, Masik Durgashtami, Mahalakshmi Vrat Begins, Durva Ashtami, Gauri Puja
7 september 2019
(Saturday)
Gauri Visarjan
9 september 2019
(Monday)
Parsva Ekadashi
10 september 2019
(Tuesday)
Vamana Jayanti
11 september 2019
(Wednesday)
Pradosh Vrat, Onam
12 september 2019
(Thursday)
Anant Chaturdashi, Ganesh Visarjan
13 september 2019
(Friday)
Purnima Upavas, Purnima Shraddha
14 september 2019
(Saturday)
Pratipada Shraddha
15 september 2019
(Sunday)
Dwitiya Shraddha
17 september 2019
(Tuesday)
Tritiya Shraddha, Sankashti Chaturthi, Kanya Sankranti, Vishwakarma Puja
18 september 2019
(Wednesday)
Maha Bharani, Chaturthi Shraddha
19 september 2019
(Thursday)
Panchami Shraddha, Masik Karthigai
20 september 2019
(Friday)
Shashthi Shraddha
21 september 2019
(Saturday)
Saptami Shraddha, Kalashtami, Mahalakshmi Vrat Ends, Rohini Vrat
22 september 2019
(Sunday)
Ashtami Shraddha, Jivitputrika Vrat
23 september 2019
(Monday)
Navami Shraddha, Autumnal Equinox
24 september 2019
(Tuesday)
Dashami Shraddha
25 september 2019
(Wednesday)
Indira Ekadashi, Ekadashi Shraddha, Dwadashi Shraddha
26 september 2019
(Thursday)
Magha Shraddha, Trayodashi Shraddha, Pradosh Vrat
27 september 2019
(Friday)
Chaturdashi Shraddha, Masik Shivaratri
28 september 2019
(Saturday)
Ashwin Amavasya, Sarva Pitru Amavasya
29 september 2019
(Sunday)
Chandra Darshan, Navratri Begins, Ghatasthapana

Festivals in October 2019

2 october 2019
(Wednesday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi, Lalita Panchami, Gandhi Jayanti
3 october 2019
(Thursday)
Bilva Nimantran, Skanda Sashti
4 october 2019
(Friday)
Saraswati Avahan, Kalparambha, Akal Bodhon
5 october 2019
(Saturday)
Saraswati Puja, Navpatrika Puja
6 october 2019
(Sunday)
Saraswati Balidan, Durga Ashtami, Sandhi Puja, Maha Navami
7 october 2019
(Monday)
Durga Balidan, Saraswati Visarjan, Ayudha Puja, Saraswati Poojai, Bengal Maha Navami
8 october 2019
(Tuesday)
Durga Visarjan, Dussehra, Vijayadashami, Bengal Vijayadashami, Mysore Dasara, Vidyarambham Day, Madhvacharya Jayanti
9 october 2019
(Wednesday)
Papankusha Ekadashi
11 october 2019
(Friday)
Pradosh Vrat
13 october 2019
(Sunday)
Ashwin Purnima, Kojagara Puja, Sharad Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Valmiki Jayanti, Meerabai Jayanti
16 october 2019
(Wednesday)
Atla Tadde, Masik Karthigai
17 october 2019
(Thursday)
Karwa Chauth, Sankashti Chaturthi
18 october 2019
(Friday)
Tula Sankranti, Rohini Vrat
21 october 2019
(Monday)
Ahoi Ashtami, Radha Kunda Snan, Kalashtami
24 october 2019
(Thursday)
Rama Ekadashi
25 october 2019
(Friday)
Govatsa Dwadashi, Dhan Teras, Yama Deepam, Pradosh Vrat
26 october 2019
(Saturday)
Kali Chaudas, Hanuman Puja, Masik Shivaratri
27 october 2019
(Sunday)
Narak Chaturdashi, Tamil Deepavali, Diwali, Lakshmi Puja, Kedar Gauri Vrat, Chopda Puja, Sharda Puja, Kali Puja
28 october 2019
(Monday)
Kartik Amavasya, Gowardhan Puja, Annakut, Bali Pratipada, Dyuta Krida
29 october 2019
(Tuesday)
Chandra Darshan, Bhaiya Dooj, Yama Dwitiya
31 october 2019
(Thursday)
Nagula Chavithi *Telugu, Vinayaka Chaturthi

Festivals in November 2019

1 november 2019
(Friday)
Labh Panchami
2 november 2019
(Saturday)
Chhath Puja, Soora Samharam
4 november 2019
(Monday)
Gopashtami, Masik Durgashtami
5 november 2019
(Tuesday)
Akshaya Navami, Jagaddhatri Puja
7 november 2019
(Thursday)
Kansa Vadh
8 november 2019
(Friday)
Devutthana Ekadashi
9 november 2019
(Saturday)
Tulasi Vivah, Pradosh Vrat, Shani Trayodashi
10 november 2019
(Sunday)
Vaikuntha Chaturdashi
12 november 2019
(Tuesday)
Dev Diwali, Kartik Purnima, Purnima Upavas, Guru Nanak Jayanti
13 november 2019
(Wednesday)
Masik Karthigai
14 november 2019
(Thursday)
Nehru Jayanti, Rohini Vrat
15 november 2019
(Friday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
17 november 2019
(Sunday)
Vrischika Sankranti, Mandalakala Begins
19 november 2019
(Tuesday)
Kalabhairav Jayanti
22 november 2019
(Friday)
Utpanna Ekadashi
23 november 2019
(Saturday)
Gauna Utpanna Ekadashi, Vaishnava Utpanna Ekadashi
24 november 2019
(Sunday)
Pradosh Vrat
25 november 2019
(Monday)
Masik Shivaratri
26 november 2019
(Tuesday)
Margashirsha Amavasya
27 november 2019
(Wednesday)
Chandra Darshan
30 november 2019
(Saturday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi

Festivals in December 2019

1 december 2019
(Sunday)
Vivah Panchami
2 december 2019
(Monday)
Subrahmanya Sashti, Champa Shashthi
4 december 2019
(Wednesday)
Masik Durgashtami
8 december 2019
(Sunday)
Mokshada Ekadashi, Gita Jayanti, Guruvayur Ekadashi
9 december 2019
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat, Hanuman Jayanti *Kannada
10 december 2019
(Tuesday)
Karthigai Deepam
11 december 2019
(Wednesday)
Dattatreya Jayanti, Purnima Upavas, Rohini Vrat
12 december 2019
(Thursday)
Annapurna Jayanti
15 december 2019
(Sunday)
Sankashti Chaturthi
16 december 2019
(Monday)
Dhanu Sankranti
19 december 2019
(Thursday)
Kalashtami
22 december 2019
(Sunday)
Saphala Ekadashi, Shortest Day of Year
23 december 2019
(Monday)
Pradosh Vrat
24 december 2019
(Tuesday)
Masik Shivaratri
25 december 2019
(Wednesday)
Merry Christmas
26 december 2019
(Thursday)
Paush Amavasya, Surya Grahan, Hanumath Jayanthi
27 december 2019
(Friday)
Chandra Darshan, Mandala Pooja
30 december 2019
(Monday)
Vinayaka Chaturthi
31 december 2019
(Tuesday)
Skanda Sashti

Hindu Festival Calendar

The following Hindu Festival Calendar are shown for the date August, 2019 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.