Important Days

January 9


January 10

World Laughter Day

January 12

National Youth Day

January 15

Army Day

January 26

India's Republic Day, International Customs Day

January 30

Martyrs' Day; World Leprosy Eradication Day

2nd Sunday of February

World Marriage Day

February 24

Central Excise Day

February 28

National Science Day

Second Monday March

Commonwealth Day

March 8

International Women's Day; Intl. literacy Day

March 15

World Disabled Day; World Consumer Rights Day

March 18

Ordnance Factories Day (India)

March 21

World Forestry Day; International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

March 22

World Day for Water

March 23

World Meteorological Day

March 24

World TB Day

April 5

International Day for Mine Awareness; National Maritime Day

April 7

World Health Day

April 17

World Haemophilia Day

April 18

World Heritage Day

April 21

Secretaries' Day

 April 22

Earth Day

April 23

World Book and Copyright Day

May 1

Workers' Day (International Labour Day)

May 3

Press Freedom Day; World Asthma Day

May 2nd Sunday

Mother's Day

May 4

Coal Miners' Day

May 8

World Red Cross Day

May 9

World Thalassaemia Day

May 11

National Technology Day

May 12

World Hypertension Day; International Nurses Day

May 15

International Day of the Family

May 17

World Telecommunication Day

May 24

Commonwealth Day

May 31

Anti-tobacco Day

June 4

International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression

June 5

World Environment Day

June 3rd Sunday

Father's Day

June 14

World Blood Donor Day

June 26

International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

July 1

Doctor's Day

July 6

World Zoonoses Day

July 11

World Population Day

August 3

Internatioal Friendship Day

August 6

Hiroshima Day

August 8

World Senior Citizen's Day

August 9

Quit India Day, Nagasaki Day

August 15

Indian Independence Day

August 18

IntI. Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

August 19

Photography Day

August 29

National Sports Day

September 2

Coconut Day

September 5

Teachers' Day; Sanskrit Day

September 8

World Literacy Day (UNESCO)

 September 15

Engineers' Day

September 16

World Ozone Day

September 21

Alzheimer's Day; Day for Peace & Non-violence (UN)

September 22

Rose Day (Welfare of cancer patients)

September 26

Day of the Deaf

September 27

World Tourism Day

October 1

International Day for the Elderly

October 2

Gandhi Jayanthi

October 3

World Habitat Day

October 4

World Animal Welfare Day

October 8

Indian Air Force Day

October 9

World Post Office Day

October 10

National Post Day

October 2nd Thursday

World Sight Day

October 13

UN International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction

October 14

World Standards Day

October 15

World White Cane Day (guiding the blind)

October 16

World Food Day

October 24

UN Day; World Development Information Day

October 30

World Thrift Day

November 9

Legal Services Day

November 14

Children's Day; Diabetes Day

November 17

National Epilepsy Day

November 20

Africa Industrialisation Day

November 29

International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People

December 1

World AIDS Day

December 3

World Day of the Handicapped

December 4

Indian Navy Day

December 7

Indian Armed Forces Flag Day

December 10

Human Rights Day; IntI. Children's Day of Broadcasting

December 18

Minorities Rights Day (India)

December 23

Kisan Divas (Farmer's Day) (India)