Important Dates

Important days / dates in January:

  • January 01 : Global family day
  • January 09 : NRI Day.
  • January 10 : World laughter day
  • January 12 : National Youth Day
  • January 15 : Army Day.
  • January 23 : Netaji Subhash Chandra bose birthday
  • January 26 : India's Republic Day
  • January 26 : International Customs day
  • January 28 : Lala lajpat rai birthday
  • January 28 : Data protection day
  • January 30 : Martyrs' Day
  • January 30 : World leprosy eradication day

Important days / dates in February

  • February 04 : World Cancer day
  • February 06 : International day against female genital mutilation
  • February 12 : Darwin day
  • February 12 : World day of the sick
  • February 13 : Sarojini Naydu's birthday
  • February 14 : Valentine’s day
  • February 20 : World day of social justice
  • February 21 : International mother language day
  • February 22 : World scout day
  • February 23 : World peace and understanding day
  • February 24 : Central Excise Day
  • February 28 : National Science Day

Important days / dates in March

  • March 4 : World day of fight against sexual exploitation, National Security day
  • March 8 : International Women's Day
  • March 13 : World kidney day
  • March 15 : World Disabled Day
  • March 15 : World consumer right day
  • March 20 : World day of theatre for children and young people
  • March 20 : International day for Francophonie
  • March 20 : World Sleep day
  • March 21 : World Forestry Day
  • March 21 : International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • March 22 : World water day
  • March 23 : World Meteorological Day
  • March 24 : World T.B. day
  • March 24 : International day for achievers
  • March 25 : International day of remembrance-victims of slavery and transatlantic slave trade
  • March 27 : World Drama day

Important days / dates in April

  • April 2 : World autism day
  • April 5 : National Maritime Day
  • April 7 :World Health Day
  • April 17 : World haemophilia day
  • April 18 : World Heritage Day
  • April 22 : Earth Day
  • April 23 : World book and copyright day
  • April 25 : World Malaria day
  • April 29 : International Dance day

Important days / dates in May

  • May 1 : International Labour Day (Workers Day)
  • May 3 :Press Freedom Day
  • May 4 : Coal miner’s day
  • May (2nd Sunday) : Mother's Day
  • May 8 :World Red Cross Day
  • May 9 : Victory Day
  • May 11 : National Technology Day
  • May 12 : International Nurses Day
  • May 14 : World Migratory day
  • May 15 : International Day of the Family
  • May 17 :World Telecommunication Day (Information Society Day)
  • May 21 : Anti-terrorism Day
  • May 24 :Commonwealth Day
  • May 31 :Anti-Tobacco Day

Important days / dates in June

  • June 4 :International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
  • June 5 : World Environment Day
  • June 7 : International level crossing awareness day
  • June 8 : World ocean day
  • June 12 : World day against child labour
  • June(2nd Sunday) : Father’s Day
  • June 14 : World blood donor day
  • June 17 : World day to combat desertification and drought
  • June 20 : World Refugee day
  • June 21 : Father's day, World Music day
  • June 23 : United Nation’s public service day
  • June 23 : International Widow’s day
  • June 26 : International day against Drug abuse & Illicit Trafficking
  • June 27 : World Diabetes Day

Important days / dates in July

  • July 1 : National Doctor’s day.
  • July 6 : World Zoonosis Day.
  • July 11 : World Population Day.
  • July 12 : World Malala day
  • July 18 : Nelson Mendela International day
  • July 28 : World Nature conservation day

Important days / dates in August

  • August 2 : International Friendship Day
  • August 3 : Independence day of Niger
  • August 5 : Independence day of upper volta
  • August 6 :Hiroshima Day
  • August 9 : International day of World’s indigenous people
  • August 9 :Quit India Day and Nagasaki Day
  • August 12 : International Youth day
  • August 15 : Independence Day of India
  • August 23 : International day for the remembrance of the slave trade and its abolition
  • August 29 : National Sports Day

Important days / dates in September

  • September 5 : Teachers' Day (Dr. Radhakrishnan’s birthday)
  • September 5 : Forgiveness day
  • September 8 : World Literacy Day
  • September 14 : Hindi day, World first aid day
  • September 16 : World Ozone Day. Engineer's day in India
  • September 21 : Alzheimer's Day, International day of peace
  • September 25 : Social justice day
  • September 26 : Day of the Deaf
  • September 27 : World Tourism Day.

Important days / dates in October

  • October 1 : International day of the Older person
  • October 2 : Mahatma Gandhi birthday, International day of non-violence
  • October 3 :World Habitat Day, World nature day
  • October 4 :World Animal Welfare Day
  • October 5 : World Teacher’s day
  • October 8 : Indian Air Force Day
  • October 9 : World Post Office day
  • October 10 : National Post Day
  • October 11 : International girl child day
  • October 12 : World Arthritis day
  • October 13 :UN International Day for National disaster reduction
  • October 14 :World Standards Day
  • October 15 : World White Cane Day( guiding the Blind)
  • October 16 : World Food Day
  • October 17 : International day for the eradication of poverty
  • October 20 : World statistics day
  • October 24 : UN Day, World development information Day
  • October 30 :World Thrift Day

Important days / dates in November

  • November 1 : World vegan day
  • November 5 : World Radiography day
  • November 9 : World services day
  • November 14 : Children's Day in India, Jawaharlal Nehru birthday
  • November 16 : International day for Endurance
  • November 17 : World Student day, National Journalism day
  • November 18 : World Adult day
  • November 19 : World Citizen day
  • November 20 : Africa Industrialization Day, Universal children day
  • November 21 : World Television day, World Fisheries day
  • November 25 : World Non-veg day
  • November 26 : Law day
  • November 29 : International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People
  • November 30 : Flag day

Important days / dates in December

  • December 1 : World Aids Day
  • December 2 : World Computer literacy day, International day of abolition of slavery
  • December 3 : International day of People with disabilities, World conservation day
  • December 4 : Navy Day
  • December 5 : International volunteer day for economic and social development
  • December 7 :Armed Forces Flag Day, International civil aviation day
  • December 9 : The International day against corruption
  • December 10 :Human Right Day
  • December 11 : International Mountain day
  • December 14 : International Energy day
  • December 18 : International Migrants day
  • December 19 : Goa’s liberation day
  • December 20 : International Human solidarity
  • December 23 :Kisan Divas Farmer's Day)
  • December 29 : International Bio-diversity day