List of Important Days Of Celebration [Observation] In India & The World

List of Important Days Of Celebration [Observation] In India & The World:- Here’s a complete list of important days of celebration in India and the world. These are helpful to prepare for the competitive exam. All major days of observation in India are mentioned below. These days includes national and International festivals, observance days with their dates to remember before going to attempt any competitive exam. The English name along with its Local Hindi name is also mentioned.

If we have missed any important day which is not included in our list then please comment on this with the day name and date so we can update this page on regular basis. Thanks, enjoy national and international list of important days of celebration In India & the world.

List of Important Days Of Celebration [Observation] In India & The World


• New Year’s Day – 1st January

• Day of Silence- 3rd January

• NRI Day- 9th January

• Laughing Day – 10th January

• National Youth Day- 12th January (Rashtriya Yuva Diwas)

• Army day- 15th January (Sena Diwas)

• National Voter’s Day – 25th January (Rashtriya Matdata Diwas)

• Indian Republic Day – 26th January (Gantantra Diwas)

• Martyr’s Day- 30th January

• Street Children’s Day – 31st January


•National Girl Day -2nd February (Rashtriya Balika Diwas)

• World Cancer Day -4th February

• Valentine’s Day –14th February

• National Science Day –28th February


• Rose Day – February 7

• Propose Day – February 8

• Chocolate Day – February 9

• Bagels and Lox Day – February

• Pizza Pie Day – February 9

• Teddy Day – February 10

• Promise Day – February 11

• Kiss Day – February 12

• Hug Day – February 13

• Valentine’s Day – February 14


• International Women’s Day – 8th March (Vishwa Mahila Diwas)

• No Smoking Day-13th March

• World Disable Day – 15th March (Vishwa Divyang Diwas)

• World Consumer Rights Day – 15th March (Vishwa Upbhogkta Diwas)

• Saint Patrick’s Day – 17th March


•  1st May – Labor Day

• World Press Freedom Day-3rd May

• World Red Cross Day- 8th May

• National Technology Day- 11th May

• Mother’s Day- Second Sunday

• International Nursing Day-12th May

• Telecommunication Day-17th May

• International Day for Biological Diversity-22nd May

• Commonwealth Day- 24th May

• World No-Tobacco Day-31st May


• International Children’s Day- 1st June (Antarashtriya Baal Diwas)

• World Environment Day-5th June (Vishwa Paryavaran Diwas)

• World Blood Donor Day- 14th June (Vishwa Raktdaan Diwas)

• Father’s Day- 18th June

• World Refugee Day- 20th June

• International Yoga Day- 21st June (Vishwa Yoga Diwas)

• World Music Day-21st June (Vishwa Sangeet Diwas)

• International Olympic Day-23rd June

• International Anti – Drugs Day, International Day against
Drug Abuse and illicit trafficking-26th June


• Doctor’s Day-1st July

• Independence Day in U.S-4th July

• World Population Day-11th July

• Kargil Vijay Divas-26th July


• World Breast Feeding Day- 1st August (Antarashtriya Stanpaan Diwas)

• International Friendship Day-3rd August

• Left Hander’s Day-13th August

• Indian Independence Day –15th August

• World Photography Day-19th August

• World Mosquito Day-20th August

• Sanskrit Day-24th August (Sanskrit Diwas)

• Women’s Equality Day-26th August

• National Sports Day-29th August (Rashtriya Khel Diwas)


• Teacher’s Day-5th September

• World Literacy Day-8th September

• Hindi Day-14th September

• International Day of Democracy-15th September

• Engineers Day-15th September

• International Day of the Preservation of the Ozone
Layer-16th September

• International Day of Peace-21st September

• World Alzheimer’s Day-21st September

• World Tourism Day-27th September

• World Heart Day-29th September


• Mahatma Gandhi Birthday/International nonviolence day-2nd October

• World Animal Welfare Day –4th October

• Indian Air force Day- 8th October

• World Post Day- 9th October

• National Post Day- 10th October

• World Mental Health Day- 10th October

• International Day of the Girl Child- 11th October

• World Food Day-16th October

• United Nation’s Day – 24th October


• Education Day (India) – 11th November (Rashtriya Shaksharta Diwas)

• Children’s Day (India) – 14th November (Baal Diwas)

• World Diabetes Day-14th November

• International Student’s Day- 17th November

• Citizen’s Day- 19th November (Nagrik Diwas)

• Universal Children’s Day- 20th November

• World Television Day- 21st November


• World AIDS Day – 1st December (Vishwa Aids Diwas)

• World Handicapped Day- 3rd December

• Navy Day- 4th December

• International Volunteer Day- 5th December

• Human Rights Day- 10th December (Manav Adhikar Diwas)

• Farmer’s Day (Kissan Divas) – 23rd December

• National Consumer Day – 24th December

• Christmas Eve – 24th December

• Christmas Day –25th December

• Boxing Day-26th December

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *