List of Public Holidays in August 2022

Holidays in August : Holidays help us get away from the daily hustle and bustle. Given this fact, we all look forward to the holidays. Here, we have compiled the list of upcoming public and bank holidays in the month of Holidays in August  2022. Read on to know a little more about the dates and about the festivals.

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Holidays in August 2022

Holidays in August
List of Public Holidays in August 2022

In the month of July, many festivals are celebrated in different parts of the country. Listed in the table below are the festivals that will be celebrated in the month of August for 2022:

 

Date Day Holiday Celebrated in
8 August 2022 Monday Tendong Lho Rum Faat Sikkim
9 August 2022 Tuesday Muharram Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Raksha Bandhan Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Jhulan Purnima Orissa
13 August 2022 Saturday Patriot’s Day Manipur
15 August 2022 Monday Independence Day Across India
16 August 2022 Tuesday De Jure Transfer Day Pondicherry
16 August 2022 Tuesday Parsi New Year Many states across India
19 August 2022 Friday Janmashtami Many states across India
28 August 2022 Sunday Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Punjab
29 August 2022 Monday Hartalika Teej Chhattisgarh, Sikkim
31 August 2022 Wednesday Ganesh Chaturthi Many states across India

List of Bank Holidays in August 2022

In August, banks shall remain closed on the days listed below. These days are in addition to the second and fourth Saturdays of the month when all public and private sector banks operating in the country remain close.

Bank Holidays in August 2022:

Banks operating in the country remain closed on every second and fourth Saturday of the month as per the instructions of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). Checking bank holidays in advance will help you plan your bank trips in advance and make it more productive. Here is the list of Bank Holidays in the month of August 2022:

Here are the bank holidays in August under Negotiable Instruments Act:

August 1: Drukpa Tshe-zi — Gangtok

August 8: Muharram (Ashoora) — Jammu, Srinagar

August 9: Muharram (Ashoora) — Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Belapur, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chennai, Hyderabad, Jaipur, New Delhi, Patna, Raipur and Ranchi

August 11: Raksha Bandhan — Ahmedadabad, Bhopal, Dehradun, Jaipur, and Shimla

August 12: Raksha Bandhan — Kanpur, and Lucknow

August 13: Patriot’s Day — Imphal

August 15: Independence Day — All over India

August 16: Parsi New Year (Shahenshahi) — Belapur, Mumbai, and Nagpur

August 18: Janmashtami — Bhubaneswar, Dehradun, Kanpur and Lucknow

August 19: Janmashtami (Shravan Vad-8)/ Krishna Jayanthi — Ahmedabad, Bhopal,  Patna, Raipur, Ranchi,  Chandigarh, Chennai, Gangtok, Jaipur, Jammu, Shillong and Shimla

August 29: Tithi of Srimanta Sankardeva — Guwahati

August 31: Samvatsari (Chaturthi Paksha)/Ganesh Chaturthi/ Varasiddhi Vinayaka Vrata/ Vinayakar Chathurthi — Ahmedabad, Belapur,  Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chennai,Nagpur and Panaji

List of weekend leaves:

August 7: First Sunday

August 13: Second Saturday + Patriot’s Day

August 14: Second Sunday

August 21: Third Sunday

August 27: Fourth Saturday

August 28: Fourth Sunday

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has classified holidays under three brackets- Holidays under the Negotiable Instruments Act; Holidays under the Negotiable Instruments Act and Real Time Gross Settlement Leave; and closing bank accounts.

Uttar Pradesh Holidays in August 2022

 

Date Day Holiday Celebrated in
8 August 2022 Monday Tendong Lho Rum Faat Sikkim
9 August 2022 Tuesday Muharram Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Raksha Bandhan Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Jhulan Purnima Orissa
13 August 2022 Saturday Patriot’s Day Manipur
15 August 2022 Monday Independence Day Across India
16 August 2022 Tuesday De Jure Transfer Day Pondicherry
16 August 2022 Tuesday Parsi New Year Many states across India
19 August 2022 Friday Janmashtami Many states across India
28 August 2022 Sunday Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Punjab
29 August 2022 Monday Hartalika Teej Chhattisgarh, Sikkim
31 August 2022 Wednesday Ganesh Chaturthi Many states across India

Holidays in August 2022 In Orissa :

 

Date Day Holiday Celebrated in
8 August 2022 Monday Tendong Lho Rum Faat Sikkim
9 August 2022 Tuesday Muharram Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Raksha Bandhan Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Jhulan Purnima Orissa
13 August 2022 Saturday Patriot’s Day Manipur
15 August 2022 Monday Independence Day Across India
16 August 2022 Tuesday De Jure Transfer Day Pondicherry
16 August 2022 Tuesday Parsi New Year Many states across India
19 August 2022 Friday Janmashtami Many states across India
28 August 2022 Sunday Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Punjab
29 August 2022 Monday Hartalika Teej Chhattisgarh, Sikkim
31 August 2022 Wednesday Ganesh Chaturthi Many states across India

Holidays in August 2022 In Bihar:

 

Date Day Holiday Celebrated in
8 August 2022 Monday Tendong Lho Rum Faat Sikkim
9 August 2022 Tuesday Muharram Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Raksha Bandhan Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Jhulan Purnima Orissa
13 August 2022 Saturday Patriot’s Day Manipur
15 August 2022 Monday Independence Day Across India
16 August 2022 Tuesday De Jure Transfer Day Pondicherry
16 August 2022 Tuesday Parsi New Year Many states across India
19 August 2022 Friday Janmashtami Many states across India
28 August 2022 Sunday Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Punjab
29 August 2022 Monday Hartalika Teej Chhattisgarh, Sikkim
31 August 2022 Wednesday Ganesh Chaturthi Many states across India

Description of Holidays in August 2022

 

Date Day Holiday Celebrated in
8 August 2022 Monday Tendong Lho Rum Faat Sikkim
9 August 2022 Tuesday Muharram Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Raksha Bandhan Many states across India
12 August 2022 Friday Jhulan Purnima Orissa
13 August 2022 Saturday Patriot’s Day Manipur
15 August 2022 Monday Independence Day Across India
16 August 2022 Tuesday De Jure Transfer Day Pondicherry
16 August 2022 Tuesday Parsi New Year Many states across India
19 August 2022 Friday Janmashtami Many states across India
28 August 2022 Sunday Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Punjab
29 August 2022 Monday Hartalika Teej Chhattisgarh, Sikkim
31 August 2022 Wednesday Ganesh Chaturthi Many states across India

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