Important Days

List of Important National and International days.


January 1Army Medical Corps Establishment Day
January 8African National Congress Foundation Day
January 9NRI Day
January 10World Laughter Day
January 11Death anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri
January 12National Youth Day (Birth day of Swami Vivekanand )
January 15Army Day
January 23Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose’s birth anniversary ,Desh Prem Diwas , Patriotism Day
January 25Indian Tourism Day, International Excise Day
January 26Republic Day , International Customs Day
January 28Birth anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai
January 30( Martyr’s day ) Mahatma Gandhi’s Martyrdom Day, World Leprosy Eradication Day


February 1Coast Guard Day
February 2World Wetlands Day
February 5Kashmir Day ( Organized by Pakistan )
February 13Sarojini Naidu’s Birth Anniversary
February 14Valentine’s Day
February 20Arunachal Day
February 24Central Excise Day
February 28National Science Day


March 3National Defence Day
March 4National Safety Day
March 8International Women’s Day & International Literacy Day
March 9CISF Raising Day
March 12Mauritius Day; Central Industrial Security Force Day
March 15World Consumers Rights Day & World Disabled Day
March 16National Vaccination Day
March 19World Disabled Day
March 21International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, World Forestry Day
March 22World Water Day
March 23World Meteorological Day
March 24World TB Day
March 26Bangladesh Liberation Day
March 28National Shipping Day
March 30Rajasthan Day


April 1Orissa Day
April 5National Maritime Day & Samta Diwas Day
April 7World Health Day
April 10 – 16World Aviation and Cosmonautics Day
April 13Jallianwallah Bagh Massacre Day ( 1919 )
April 14Remembrance Day, Fire Extinguishing Day
April 17World Haemophilia Day
April 18World Heritage Day
April 22World Earth Day
April 23World Book Day
April 24Manav Ekta Divas


May 6Lawyers day
May 8V-E Day & World Red Cross Day
May 8International Red Cross Day
May 11National Technology Day
May 13National Solidarity Day
May 15International Day of Families
May 17World Telecommunication Day
May 21Anti – Terrorism Day
May 24Commonwealth Day
May 29Mount Everest Day
May 31World No Tobacco Day


June 4International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
June 5World Environment Day
June 12World Day Against Child Labour
June 14World Blood Donor Day
June 18Goa Liberation Day
June 25UN Charter Signing Day
June 26Anti – Emergency Day, International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
June 27World Diabetes Day
June 28Poor’s Day


July 1Doctor’s Day
July 4American Independence Day
July 11World Population Day
July 26Kargil Victory Day
July 27Parents Day


August 7National Friendship Day
August 9Nagasaki Day & Quit India Day
August 12International Youth Day
August 14Pakistan’s Independence Day
August 15India’s Independence Day
August 19World Photography Day
August 20Sadbhavna Divas
August 29National Sports Day ( Dhyanchand’s birthday )
August 30Small Industry Day


September 2Coconut Day
September 5Teacher’s Day
September 7Forgiveness Day
September 8International Literacy Day
September 14Hindi Day, World First Aid Day
September 15Engineer’s Day, International Day of Democracy
September 16Weld Ozone Day
September 21Word Alzheimer’s Day
September 22Rose Day ( Welfare of Cancer Patients )
September 25Social Justice Day
September 26Day of the Deaf
September 27World Tourism Day


October 1Blood Donation Day & International Day for the Elderly ( UN )
October 2Gandhi Jayanti, International Non-violence Day, World Vegetarian Day
October 3World Nature Day
October 4World Animal Welfare Day
October 5World Habitat Day, World Teacher’s Day
October 6World Wildlife Day
October 7International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
October 8Indian Air force Day
October 9World Postal Day
October 10World Mental Health Day; National Post Day, National Solidarity Day
October 12World Sight Day
October 13World Calamity Control Day, World Disaster Reduction Day
October 14World Standards Day
October 15World White cane day ( guiding the blind )
October 16World Food Day
October 17International Poverty Eradication Day
October 20National Solidarity Day
October 21Police Commemoration Day
October 24United Nations Day
October 30World Thrift day
October 31National Integration Day, National Rededication Day


November 7Infant Protection Day, World Cancer Awareness Day
November 9Pravasiya Bharatiya Divas , Legal Services Day
November 10Transport Day
November 14Children’s Day , World Diabetics day
November 17Guru Nanak Dev’s Birth Anniversary
November 19Citizens Day
November 20International Children’s Day / Africa Industralization Day
November 21World Hello Day & Telephone Invent Day
November 26Law Day
November 29International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
November 30Flag Day


December 1World AIDS Day
December 2World Computer Literacy Day , National Pollution Prevention Day
December 3International Day of Disabled Persons
December 4Navy Day
December 5International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
December 7Armed Forces Flag Day
December 10Human Rights Day
December 11UNICEF Day
December 14National Energy Conservation Day
December 18Minorities Rights Day
December 19Goa’s Liberation Day
December 23Kisan’s Day (Farmer’s Day)
December 24National Consumer Day