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Fairs / Festivals Calendar 2020

State - wise Festival Calendar 2020

June
Date Festivals Place
2 - 20 Kheer Bhawani (Srinagar) Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
1 Uttar Pradesh
3 - 29 Kottiyoor, Kannur, Kerala
5 Sant Kabir Jayanthi (Haryana) Haryana
5 Saka Dawa (Ladakh) Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
5 - 6 Oravakallu, Kurnool district, Andhra Pradesh
5 Saga Dawa (Sikkim) Sikkim
12 - 14 Sindhu Ghat, Leh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
15 - 18 Orissa
18 - 19 Yuru Kabgyat (Lamayuru Monastery, Ladakh) Lamayuru Monastery, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
21 World Music day (Chandigarh) Chandigarh
21 All over India
22 - 26 Kamakhya (will not be open for devotees this year), Assam
23 Puri, Orissa
23 - 24 Silk Route Festival (Nubra Valley,Ladakh) Nubra Valley,Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
23 Sao Joao (Siolim) Siolim, Goa
24 Feast of Sacred Heart of Jesus (Goa) Goa
30 - Jul 1 Hemis Guru TseChu (Hemis, Ladakh) Hemis, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
30 Guru Rinpoche's Birthday (Sikkim Monasteries) Sikkim Monasteries, Sikkim
30 - Jul 1 Ladakh,Leh, Jammu and Kashmir
January
Top
Date Festivals Place
1 - 13 Saptak Music Festival (Ahmedabad) Ahmedabad, Gujarat
1 - Feb 15 All India Industrial Exhibition (Numaish) (Nampally Grounds, Hyderabad) Nampally Grounds, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
1 New Year (All over India) All over India
2 - 6 Kalachakra (Bodhgaya) Bodhgaya, Bihar
4 - 13 Swathi Sangeethotsavam (Thiruvananthapuram) Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
4 - 12 Delhi Book Fair (Pragati Maidan) Pragati Maidan, Delhi
4 - 7 International Yoga festival (Puducherry) Puducherry, Puducherry
5 - 7 Kaziranga Utsav (Kaziranga) Kaziranga, Assam
5 Bhaimi Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
6 - 15 Feast of Three Kings (Goa) Goa
6 Si-Donyi - Tagin Festival (Itanagar) Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh
6 - 15 Island Tourism Festival (Port Blair) Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar
7 - 14 Uttarayan Kite Festival (Ahmedabad) Ahmedabad, Gujarat
10 - Mar 4 Magh Mela (Sangam, Allahabad) Sangam, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
11 - 12 Bikaner Camel Festival (Bikaner) Bikaner, Rajasthan
12 Swami Vivekananda Jayanti (Neil Island) Neil Island, Andaman and Nicobar
13 Lohri (Jammu and Kashmir) Jammu and Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir
13 Lohri (Punjab) Punjab, Punjab
13 - 15 Gangasagar Mela (Ganga sagar Island) Ganga sagar Island, West Bengal
13 - 14 Muktsar Fair (Muktsar Sahib) Muktsar Sahib, Punjab
14 - 15 Uttarayani Mela (Bagnath temple grounds,Bageshwar) Bagnath temple grounds,Bageshwar, Uttarakhand
14 Bhogi Pongal (Tamil Nadu) Tamil Nadu, Tamil Nadu
14 - 16 Kenduli Mela (Kenduli, Birbhum) Kenduli, Birbhum, West Bengal
14 - 16 Mukteswar Dance Festival (Mukteswar Temple Complex, Bhubaneswar) Mukteswar Temple Complex, Bhubaneswar, Orissa
14 Kanjiramattom Nercha (Ernakulam, Kochi) Ernakulam, Kochi, Kerala
15 Thyagaraja Aradhana (Thiruvaiyaru) Thiruvaiyaru, Tamil Nadu
15 Makar Sankranti (All over India) All over India
15 - 18 Pongal (Tamil Nadu) Tamil Nadu
15 Sabarimala Makaravilakku (Sabarimala, Pathanamthitta) Sabarimala, Pathanamthitta, Kerala
15 Maghi Sankranti Sanhamole (Sikkim) Sikkim, Sikkim
15 Surya Pongal (Tamil Nadu) Tamil Nadu
15 - 18 Jallikattu Festival (Alanganallur, Madurai) Alanganallur, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
16 - 18 Sirpur National dance and Music Festival (Sirpur) Sirpur, Chhattisgarh
16 Thiruvalluvar day (Tamil Nadu) Tamil Nadu
16 Mattu Pongal (Tamil Nadu) Tamil Nadu
16 Magh or Bhogali Bihu (Assam) Assam, Assam
16 - 18 Dehing Patkai Festival (Lekhpani, Tinsukia) Lekhpani, Tinsukia, Assam
17 Kaanum Pongal (Tamil Nadu) Tamil Nadu
18 - 20 Rajarani Music Festival (Rajarani Temple Complex, Bhubaneswar) Rajarani Temple Complex, Bhubaneswar, Orissa
19 - 21 Modhera Dance Festival (Uttarardh Mahotsav) (Modhera) Modhera, Gujarat
20 - 26 Nishagandhi Festival (Thiruvananthapuram) Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
20 - 22 Pangsau Pass Winter Festival (Nampong,Changlang district) Nampong,Changlang district, Arunachal Pradesh
20 - 27 Arthunkal Perunnal (Alappuzha) Alappuzha, Kerala
20 Shattila Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
22 - 23 Spituk Gustor Zanskar (Spituk, Ladakh) Spituk, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
22 - 25 Dover Lane Music Conference (Kolkata) Kolkata, West Bengal
23 Birthday of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose (West Bengal) West Bengal
23 - 27 Jaipur Literature Festival (Sawai Ram Singh Road, Jaipur) Sawai Ram Singh Road, Jaipur, Rajasthan
26 Republic Day (All over India) All over India
29 Vasanth Panchami (North India) North India
29 Saraswati Puja (Orissa) Orissa
29 Basant Panchmi (Katra) Katra, Jammu and Kashmir
30 - Feb 6 Ernakulathappan Utsavam (Ernakulam, Kochi) Ernakulam, Kochi, Kerala
30 - Feb 2 Nagaur Fair/Ramdeoji cattle fair (Nagaur) Nagaur, Rajasthan
30 - Feb 2 Ramdevji fair (Nagaur) Nagaur, Rajasthan
31 - Feb 1 Pragjyothi International Dance Festival (Rabindra Bhawan, Guwahati) Rabindra Bhawan, Guwahati, Assam
15 - Mar 4 Haridwar, Uttarakhand
February
Top
Date Festivals Place
1 - 3 India International Leather Fair (Chennai) Chennai, Tamil Nadu
1 Run the Rann (Rann of Kutch) Rann of Kutch, Gujarat
1 - 16 Surajkund Craft Mela (Surajkund,Faridabad) Surajkund,Faridabad, Haryana
1 Reh - Idu, Mishmi Festival (Arunachal Pradesh) Arunachal Pradesh
2 Bhishma Ashtami (Andhra Pradesh) Andhra Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh
2 Ali Aye Ligang - Mishing tribe (Assam) Assam
4 Adoor Gajamela (Adoor, Pathanamthitta) Adoor, Pathanamthitta, Kerala
5 - 9 Baneshwar Fair (Dungarpur) Dungarpur, Rajasthan
6 Boori Boot - Nyishi, Hill Miris Festival (Ziro, Daporijo) Ziro, Daporijo, Arunachal Pradesh
7 - 9 Udaipur World Music Festival (Udaipur) Udaipur, Rajasthan
7 - 9 Desert Festival (Jaisalmer) Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
8 Thaipooya Mahotsavam (Harippad, Alappuzha) Harippad, Alappuzha, Kerala
8 Thaipooyam (Kerala) Kerala
8 Thaipusam (Tamil Nadu) Tamil Nadu
9 Magha Purnima (Orissa) Orissa, Orissa
9 Magh Purnima (Sangam, Haridwar) Sangam, Haridwar, Uttarakhand
9 - 16 Maramon Convention (Pathanamthitta) Pathanamthitta, Kerala
9 Guru Ravidas Birthday (Haryana) Haryana
10 - 12 Dhauli Kalinga Mahotsav (Dhauli foothills, Bhubaneswar) Dhauli foothills, Bhubaneswar, Orissa
11 Elephant Festival Kaziranga (Kaziranga National Park) Kaziranga National Park, Assam
13 Kumbha Sankranti (Orissa) Orissa
13 - 15 Elephanta Festival (Mumbai) Mumbai, Maharashtra
13 - 16 World Sacred Spirit Festival (Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur) Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur, Rajasthan
15 - 18 Shekhawati Festival (Surya Mandal Stadium, Navalgarh,Shekhawati) Surya Mandal Stadium, Navalgarh,Shekhawati, Rajasthan
15 Tamladu - Idu-Mishmi tribe (Tezu, Lohit) Tezu, Lohit, Arunachal Pradesh
16 Oriah - Wancho tribe (Senki park (TCL festival ground), Itanagar) Senki park (TCL festival ground), Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh
16 Shri Yellamma Devi Fair (Karnataka) Karnataka
17 Birthday of Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa (West Bengal) West Bengal
18 - 27 Taj Mahotsav (Agra) Agra, Delhi
18 - 21 Dhrupad Mela (Tulsi Ghat,Varanasi) Tulsi Ghat,Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
18 Machattu Mamangam (Thrissur) Thrissur, Kerala
19 - 23 Konark Dance Festival (Sun Temple, Konark) Sun Temple, Konark, Orissa
19 Pankoddhar Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
19 - 23 Natyanjali Festival (Chidambaram) Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu
20 Arunachal Statehood Day (Arunachal Pradesh) Arunachal Pradesh
20 - 26 Khajuraho Dance Festival (Madhya Pradesh) Madhya Pradesh
20 Pariyanampetta Pooram (Palakkad) Palakkad, Kerala
21 - 25 Bhavnath Fair (Gujarat) Gujarat, Gujarat
21 - 22 Dosmoche Festival (Leh, Ladakh) Leh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
21 Shivratri (All over India) All over India
21 Mother's Birth Anniversary (Aurobindo Ashram) Aurobindo Ashram, Puducherry
22 - 25 Goa Carnival (Goa) Goa
22 Guruvayur Aanayottam (Sree Krishna Temple, Guruvayur) Sree Krishna Temple, Guruvayur, Kerala
22 Guruvayoor Aanayottam (Guruvayur,Thrissur) Guruvayur,Thrissur, Kerala
23 - 26 Kuttikkol Thampuratty Theyyam (Kasaragod) Kasaragod, Kerala
24 - 26 Losar Tibetan (Sonam) Sonam, Sikkim
25 Uthralikavu Pooram (Wadakkancherry, Thrissur) Wadakkancherry, Thrissur, Kerala
25 - 29 Deccan Festival (Hyderabad) Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
25 - 27 Losar - Monpa Festival (Sangti Valley) Sangti Valley, Arunachal Pradesh
26 Nyokum - Nishi Festival (Seppa) Seppa, Arunachal Pradesh
27 - Mar 8 Guruvayoor Utsavam (Thrissur) Thrissur, Kerala
27 - 28 Yargon Tungshak (Nubra (Yarma), Ladakh) Nubra (Yarma), Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
28 - Mar 1 Garden Tourism Festival (Garden of Five Senses,Saket, Delhi) Garden of Five Senses,Saket, Delhi, Delhi
28 - Mar 1 Rose Festival (Dr. Zakir Rose Garden, Sector 16, Chandigarh) Dr. Zakir Rose Garden, Sector 16, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
29 Chettikulangara Bharani (Alappuzha) Alappuzha, Kerala
March
Top
Date Festivals Place
1 - 7 International Yoga Festival (Parmarth Niketan,Rishikesh) Parmarth Niketan,Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
1 Pattambi Nercha (Palakkad) Palakkad, Kerala
3 - 4 Stok Guru Tsechu (Stok, Ladakh) Stok, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
3 - 6 Barsana Holi (Barsana,Braj, Mathura) Barsana,Braj, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh
4 Parippally Gajamela (Kollam) Kollam, Kerala
4 - 6 Dangs Darbar (Ahwa, Dang,Saputara hills) Ahwa, Dang,Saputara hills, Gujarat
5 Sudasha Brata (Phagu Dashami) (Orissa) Orissa
5 Phagu Dasami (Orissa) Orissa
5 - 6 Braj Festival (Bharatpur) Bharatpur, Rajasthan
6 - 7 Chapchar Kut (Mizoram) Mizoram
6 Papanasini / Amalaki Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
7 Uying Aran - Adi Festival (Pasighat, East Siang) Pasighat, East Siang, Arunachal Pradesh
8 Chinakkathoor Pooram (Palappuram, Palakkad) Palappuram, Palakkad, Kerala
8 - 9 Matho Nagrang (Ladakh) Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
8 Masi Magam (Puducherry) Puducherry
9 Holika Dahan (Dadra and Nagar Haveli) Dadra and Nagar Haveli
9 - 10 Holi (North India) North India
9 Attukal Pongala (Thiruvananthapuram) Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
10 Elephant Festival (Jaipur) Jaipur, Rajasthan
10 - 27 Gangaur Festival (Jaipur) Jaipur, Rajasthan
10 Dola Purnima (Orissa) Orissa
13 Kavant Fair (Kavant) Kavant, Gujarat
14 Meena Sankranti (Orissa) Orissa
16 - 22 Pracheen Kala Kendra Nritya and Sangeet Sammelan (Chandigarh) Chandigarh, Punjab
16 Sheetala Ashtami (Uttar Pradesh) Uttar Pradesh
19 - 20 Papamochani Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
20 Nowruz (Jammu and Kashmir) Jammu and Kashmir
21 - Apr 4 Shigmo (Goa) Goa
22 - Apr 1 Othara Padayani (Pathanamthitta) Pathanamthitta, Kerala
22 Shab-e-Meraj (Jammu and Kashmir) Jammu and Kashmir
23 Thirunakkara Arattu (Kottayam) Kottayam, Kerala
23 Shaheedi Divas of Bhagat Singh,Rajguru & Sukhdev (Haryana) Haryana
24 Chaitra Amavasya (Orissa) Orissa
25 Gudi Padva or Ugadi (Karnataka) Karnataka
25 - Apr 3 Chaitra Navratri (All over India) All over India
25 Gudi Padwa (Maharashtra) Maharashtra
25 - Apr 3 Karni Mata Fair (Deshnok, Bikaner) Deshnok, Bikaner, Rajasthan
25 Ugadi (Gudi Padwa) (Andhra Pradesh) Andhra Pradesh
25 Telugu New Year (Andhra Pradesh) Andhra Pradesh
27 Kodungalloor Bharani (Thrissur) Thrissur, Kerala
27 Malanada Kettukazhcha (Poruvazhi, Kollam) Poruvazhi, Kollam, Kerala
27 Attuvela Mahotsavam (Vadayar, Kottayam) Vadayar, Kottayam, Kerala
27 - 30 Rajasthan Day Celebration (Jaipur) Jaipur, Rajasthan
27 - 29 Mewar Spring Festival (Udaipur) Udaipur, Rajasthan
April
Top
Date Festivals Place
1 April Fools' Day (All over India) All over India
2 Peruvanam Pooram (Peruvanam, Thrissur) Peruvanam, Thrissur, Kerala
2 - Mar 27 Ram Navami Festival (All over India) All over India
2 Nenmara Vallangi Vela (Nellikulangara Bhagavathy Temple. Palakkad) Nellikulangara Bhagavathy Temple. Palakkad, Kerala
4 Kamada Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
5 Mopin - Adi Festival (Daporijo) Daporijo, Arunachal Pradesh
5 Babu Jagjivan Ram Birthday (Telangana) Telangana
5 Arattupuzha Pooram (Thrissur) Thrissur, Kerala
6 Mahaveerji Fair (Sawai Madhopur) Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan
6 Mahavir Jayanti (All over India) All over India
8 Hanuman Jayanthi (All over India) All over India
8 Chitra Vichitra Fair (Gunbhakhari, Sabarkantha District) Gunbhakhari, Sabarkantha District, Gujarat
10 Good Friday (All over India) All over India
11 Pongtu -Tutsa tribe (Arunachal Pradesh) Arunachal Pradesh
12 Easter (All over India) All over India
12 - 17 Sankat Mochan Music Festival (Varanasi) Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
13 Pana Sankranti (Orissa) Orissa
13 Baisakhi (Punjab) Punjab
14 - 20 Bohag Bihu (Assam) Assam
14 - 20 Kadammanitta Padayani (Kadammanitta, Pathanamthitta) Kadammanitta, Pathanamthitta, Kerala
14 Vishu (Kerala) Kerala
14 Tamil New Year (Tamil Nadu) Tamil Nadu
14 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti (All over India) All over India
14 - 24 Urs Fair (Dargah Sharif, Ajmer) Dargah Sharif, Ajmer, Rajasthan
14 - 15 Sangken - Khamti and Singpho tribe (Arunachal Pradesh) Arunachal Pradesh
14 Bengali New year/ Poila Boishakh (West Bengal) West Bengal
14 - 20 Bihu (Assam) Assam
15 Himachal Day (Himachal Pradesh) Himachal Pradesh
18 Varuthini Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
19 Feast Malayattoor Church (Kalady) Kalady, Kerala
21 Garia Puja (Tripura) Tripura
25 - May 10 Chithirai festival (Madurai) Madurai, Tamil Nadu
25 Moh or Mol - Tangsa tribe (Arunachal Pradesh) Arunachal Pradesh
25 Parshuram Jayanthi (Jammu and Kashmir) Jammu and Kashmir
26 Akshaya Tritiya (Orissa) Orissa
26 - Jun 6 Chandan Yatra (Puri) Puri, Orissa
27 - May 7 Feast at Edathua Church (Alappuzha) Alappuzha, Kerala
May
Top
Date Festivals Place
15 Villianur Car Festival (Puducherry) Puducherry
1 May Day (All over India) All over India
1 - 3 Moatsu Festival (Nagaland) Nagaland
2 Thrissur Pooram (Thrissur (Postponed due to Covid-19)) Thrissur (Postponed due to Covid-19), Kerala
3 - 4 Mohini Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
7 Buddha Purnima (North India) North India
8 - 10 Summer Festival (Mount Abu) Mount Abu, Rajasthan
8 Rabindra Jayanti (West Bengal) West Bengal
8 Maharana Pratap Jayanthi (Haryana) Haryana
14 Brusha Sankranti (Orissa) Orissa
16 Sikkim State Day (Sikkim) Sikkim
18 Jala Krida Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
22 Savitri Amavasya (Orissa) Orissa
24 Birthday of Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam (West Bengal) West Bengal
24 Bob Dylan Festival (Shillong) Shillong, Meghalaya
25 Id-ul- Fitr (Ramzan) (All over India) All over India
25 Nazrul Jayanti (Tripura) Tripura
July
Top
Date Festivals Place
2 Bada Danda street, Puri, Orissa
4 Alappuzha, Kerala
5 Nenchaya, Ziro, Arunachal Pradesh
5 All over India
7 - 8 Shachukul Gustor (Ladakh) Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
8 - 9 Stongdey Gustor (Stongdey, Zanskar) Stongdey, Zanskar, Jammu and Kashmir
8 - 9 Dilli Haat, Janak Puri, Delhi
11 - 17 Ladakh Polo Festival (Ladakh) Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
13 Bhanu Jayanti (Sikkim) Sikkim
14 Bastille Day (Puducherry) Puducherry
18 - 19 Phyang Tsedup (Ladakh) Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
18 - 19 Zanskar Karsha Gustor (Zanskar, Ladakh) Zanskar, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
23 - 24 Korzok Gustor (Tsomoriri, Ladakh) Tsomoriri, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
24 Arunachal Pradesh
24 Drukpa Tseshi (Sikkim) Sikkim
27 - 28 14 Godess Temple, Old Agartala, Tripura
29 - 30 DakThok TseChu (Ladakh) Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
29 - 30 Sakti TseChu (Thakthok, Ladakh) Thakthok, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
August
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Date Festivals Place
1 Chitalagi Amavasya (Orissa) Orissa
3 Teej Festival (Jaipur) Jaipur, Rajasthan
4 - 17 Kailash Fair (Agra) Agra, Uttar Pradesh
5 Nag Panchami (Maharashtra) Maharashtra
5 Naga Panchami (Karnataka) Karnataka
7 - 8 Tendong Lho Rum Faat (Gayzing) Gayzing, Sikkim
10 Nehru Trophy Boat Race (Alappuzha) Alappuzha, Kerala
11 - Sep 10 Saputara Monsoon Festival (Saputara) Saputara, Gujarat
12 Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid) (All over India) All over India
15 Nariyal Poornima (Maharashtra) Maharashtra
15 Independence Day (All over India) All over India
15 Raksha Bandhan / Rakhi (North India) North India
15 Feast of Assumption of our Lady (Goa) Goa
15 Rakhadumni - Rakhi (Himachal Pradesh) Himachal Pradesh
15 Gamha Purnima (Orissa) Orissa
17 - 25 Sri Krishna Janmashtami (Mathura Circle Gokul) Mathura Circle Gokul, Uttar Pradesh
17 Singha Sankranti (Orissa) Orissa
18 Kajli Teej Festival (Bundi) Bundi, Rajasthan
23 Matki Leela (Barsana,Braj) Barsana,Braj, Uttar Pradesh
24 Gokulashtami (Goa) Goa
24 Janmashtami /Sri Krishna Jayanthi (All over India) All over India
24 Sri Krishna Jayanthi (Kerala) Kerala, South India
29 - Sep 8 Velankanni Church Festival (Velankanni) Velankanni, Tamil Nadu
2 - 3 Nasjal (Sani, Zanskar) Sani, Zanskar, Jammu and Kashmir
10 Tripura
September
Top
Date Festivals Place
1 Bali Tritiya (Orissa) Orissa
1 - 4 Tarnetar Fair (Temple of Shiva or Trinetreshwar) (Tarnetar, Saurasthra) Tarnetar, Saurasthra, Gujarat
1 - 8 Feast at Manarcad (Kottayam) Kottayam, Kerala
2 Thripunithura Athachamayam (Ernakulam, Kochi) Ernakulam, Kochi, Kerala
2 Ganesh Chaturthi (South India) South India
2 Vinayaka Chaturthi (Andhra Pradesh) Andhra Pradesh
2 Chovoth (Ganesh Chaturthi) (Goa) Goa
3 Rushi Panchami (Orissa) Orissa
8 Khudurukuni Osha (Orissa) Orissa
10 Muharram (All over India) All over India
10 - 13 Onam (Kerala) Kerala, Kerala
12 Indra Jatra (Sikkim) Sikkim
13 Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthi (Kerala) Kerala
13 Kumarakom Boat Race (Kumarakom, Kottayam) Kumarakom, Kottayam, Kerala
13 Payippad Boat Race (Alappuzha) Alappuzha, Kerala
14 Pulikali (Thrissur) Thrissur, Kerala
14 Bhadrapada Purnima (Ambaji) (Ambaji) Ambaji, Gujarat
15 - 17 Pang Lhabsol (Pemayangtse Monastery) Pemayangtse Monastery, Sikkim
15 Aranmula Boat Race (Aranmula, Pathanamthitta) Aranmula, Pathanamthitta, Kerala
16 - 24 Vallarpadam Thirunal (Vallarpadam, Kochi) Vallarpadam, Kochi, Kerala
17 Kanya Sankranti (Orissa) Orissa
21 Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi (Kerala) Kerala, Kerala
23 Haryana Heroes Martyrdom Day (Haryana) Haryana
25 - 28 Ladakh Festival (Leh) Leh, Jammu and Kashmir
27 Amritanandamayi Birthday (Amrithapuri, Kollam) Amrithapuri, Kollam, Kerala
27 Neelamperoor Padayani (Kottayam) Kottayam, Kerala
28 - Oct 6 Bathukamma (Hyderabad) Hyderabad, Telangana
29 - Oct 7 Navratra (Jammu and Kashmir) Jammu and Kashmir
29 - Oct 8 Ram Leela (Varanasi) Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
29 - Oct 7 Navaratri (All over India) All over India
30 - Oct 8 Brahmotsavam (Andhra Pradesh) Andhra Pradesh
1 - 7 Along, West Siang, Arunachal Pradesh
16 Vishwakarma Puja (All over India) All over India
17 Andhra Pradesh
17 - Oct 24 Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
October
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Date Festivals Place
18 - 22 Delhi Classical Music Festival (Kamani Auditorium) Kamani Auditorium, Delhi
19 - 21 Pinjore Heritage Festival (Yadavindra Gardens, Pinjore) Yadavindra Gardens, Pinjore, Haryana
1 - 10 Soorya Music Festival (Thiruvananthapuram) Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
8 - 15 Kullu Dussehra (Dhalpur Maidan,Kullu) Dhalpur Maidan,Kullu, Himachal Pradesh
12 - 13 Marwar Festival (Jodhpur) Jodhpur, Rajasthan
13 - Nov 12 Gir Summer Festival (Sasan Gir) Sasan Gir, Gujarat
16 Maharishi Valmiki's Birthday (All over India) All over India
17 Karwa Chauth (North India) North India
21 - Nov 4 Beach Festival (Tithal beach,Mandvi, Madhavpur) Tithal beach,Mandvi, Madhavpur, Gujarat
23 Mannarasala Ayilyam (Mannarshala, Alappuzha) Mannarshala, Alappuzha, Kerala
24 - 30 Bateshwar Fair (Bateshwar, Agra) Bateshwar, Agra, Uttar Pradesh
25 - 30 Deva Mela (Dewa, Barabanki) Dewa, Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh
26 - Nov 2 Feast at Parumala (Pathanamthitta) Pathanamthitta, Kerala
27 Dewali Festival (Mata Tripureswari Temple Premises, Udaipur) Mata Tripureswari Temple Premises, Udaipur, Tripura
27 Diwali (Deepavali) (All over India) All over India
27 Lakshmi Puja (All over India) All over India
27 Lakshmi Puja (Diwali) (Sikkim) Sikkim
28 Galiyakot Urs (Galiyakot, Dungarpur) Galiyakot, Dungarpur, Rajasthan
29 Bhai Dooj (North India) North India
31 - Nov 3 Chhath Puja (Bihar) Bihar
31 Nagula Chavithi (Andhra Pradesh) Andhra Pradesh
31 Nag Nathaiya (Varanasi (Benares)) Varanasi (Benares), Uttar Pradesh
1 - 10 Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
2 Gandhi Jayanthi (All over India) All over India
6 Le-Corbusier Birth Anniversary (Chandigarh) Chandigarh, Chandigarh
14 - 16 Kailash temple, Ellora caves, Aurangabad, Maharashtra
17 Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti (Haryana) Haryana
17 Orissa
22 - 26 Andhra Pradesh
22 - 26 West Bengal, West Bengal
23 - 24 Mahastami (Orissa) Orissa
25 Ayudha Puja/Mahanavami (Uttar Pradesh) Uttar Pradesh
25 Kota Dussehra (Rajasthan) Rajasthan
25 All over India
30 Orissa
November
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Date Festivals Place
1 - 6 Kalidas Samaroh (Ujjain) Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh
9 - 24 Chembai Sangeetholsavam (Guruvayoor, Thrissur) Guruvayoor, Thrissur, Kerala
9 - 11 Wangala (Garo Festival) (Tura) Tura, Meghalaya
10 - Jan 19 Chennai December Season(Dance) (Chennai) Chennai, Tamil Nadu
10 - Jan 19 Chennai December Season(Music) (Chennai) Chennai, Tamil Nadu
14 - Dec 13 Sonepur Cattle Fair (Sonepur) Sonepur, Bihar
22 - 23 Garh Ganga Mela (Garhmukteshwar) Garhmukteshwar, Uttar Pradesh
30 Vaikathashtami Festival (Kottayam) Kottayam, Kerala
1 Haryana Day (Haryana) Haryana
1 Chavang Kut (Imphal) Imphal, Manipur
2 - 6 Soorya Parampara Festival (Kochi, Thrissur) Kochi, Thrissur, Kerala
4 - 12 Pushkar Camel Fair (Ajmer) Ajmer, Rajasthan
4 - 5 Vautha Fair (Vautha) Vautha, Gujarat
5 - 6 Aanvla Navami (Sakhigopal) Sakhigopal, Orissa
6 - 8 Bundi Utsav (Bundi) Bundi, Rajasthan
8 - 11 Ganga Mahotsav (Varanasi) Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
9 - 10 Milad-un-Nabi/Nabi day (All over India) All over India
10 Bada Ekadasi (Orissa) Orissa
10 - 12 Kolayat Fair (Kapil Muni Fair) (Bikaner) Bikaner, Rajasthan
11 - 13 Chandrabhaga Fair (Jhalarapatan) Jhalarapatan, Rajasthan
12 Dev Deepavali (Varanasi) Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
12 Gurpurab- Guru Nanak's Birthday (Punjab) Punjab
12 Kartik Purnima (Orissa) Orissa
12 - 22 Shamlaji Fair (Shamlaji, Sabarkantha) Shamlaji, Sabarkantha, Gujarat
13 - 16 Cherry Blossom Festival (Polo grounds, Shillong) Polo grounds, Shillong, Meghalaya
14 Childrens Day (All over India) All over India
14 - 16 Kalpathi Ratholsavam (Palakkad) Palakkad, Kerala
15 - 16 Thiksay Gustor (Ladakh) Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
15 - 6 Chemdey Angchok (Ladakh) Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
16 Bichha Sankranti (Orissa) Orissa
19 Lhabab Duchen (Sikkkim) Sikkkim, Sikkim
20 Prathamastami (Orissa) Orissa
21 - 30 Sangai Festival (Manipur) Manipur
23 - 25 Chandigarh Carnival ( Leisure Valley, Sector-10, Chandigarh) Leisure Valley, Sector-10, Chandigarh, Chandigarh
25 - 26 Matsya Festival (Alwar) Alwar, Rajasthan
30 - Dec 4 Ramayan Mela Ayodhya (Ayodhya) Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh
1 - 3 Kochi, Kerala
16 Vikram Samvat (Hindu New Year) (South India) South India
25 - 26 Goa
25 Chalo Loku - Nocte tribe (Arunachal Pradesh) Arunachal Pradesh
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Date Festivals Place
1 - 3 Kumbhalgarh Festival (Kumbhalgarh Fort, Udaipur) Kumbhalgarh Fort, Udaipur, Rajasthan
1 - 10 Hornbill Festival (Kisama, Kohima) Kisama, Kohima, Nagaland
1 - 5 International Sand Art Festival (Chandrabhaga beach, Konark) Chandrabhaga beach, Konark, Orissa
3 Feast of St Francis Xavier (Old Goa) Old Goa, Goa
7 - 16 Perumthitta Tharavad Kottamkuzhy (Kasargod) Kasargod, Kerala
8 Feast of Immaculate Conception (Panjim) Panjim, Goa
8 - 12 Losoong Sikkimese (Sikkim) Sikkim
12 - 18 Ayurveda Jhansi Mahotsav (Muktakashi Manch, Jhansi) Muktakashi Manch, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh
12 - Mar 29 Kochi Biennale (Kochi) Kochi, Kerala
13 - 14 Nyenpa Guzom (Sikkim) Sikkim
15 - 17 Lumbini Festival (Nagarjunasagar, Hyderabad) Nagarjunasagar, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
16 Dhanu Sankranti (Orissa) Orissa
16 - 25 Nandikar National Theatre Festival (Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata) Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata, West Bengal
17 - 18 Ahaia Winter Festival (MP Stadium, Dakopgre) MP Stadium, Dakopgre, Meghalaya
19 Daman and Diu Liberation Day (Daman and Diu) Daman and Diu
19 Goa Liberation Day (Goa) Goa
22 - 27 Vishnupur (Bishnupur Festival) (West Bengal) West Bengal
25 - Jan 15 Mamallapuram Dance Festival (Mamallapuram) Mamallapuram, Tamil Nadu
25 - Jan 1 Cochin Carnival (Kochi) Kochi, Kerala
25 Christmas (All over India) All over India
26 Shaheed Udham Singh's Birthday (Haryana) Haryana
27 Barahimizong (Sikkim) Sikkim
28 - Jan 1 Theyyam at Kanathoor (Kasargod) Kasargod, Kerala
29 - 31 Sunburn Festival (Oxford Golf Resort. Pune) Oxford Golf Resort. Pune, Pune
29 - 30 Winter Festival (Mount Abu) Mount Abu, Rajasthan
30 Tamu Lochar (Sikkim) Sikkim
1 - Feb 28 Kutch Festival / Kutch Rann Utsav (Kutch) Kutch, Gujarat
15 Losar (New Year) (Ladakh) Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir
21 Galdan Namchot (Leh) Leh, Jammu and Kashmir
22 Statue of Unity Festival (Gujarat) Gujarat
24 - 25 Kagyat Dance (Rumtek and Ralang monastery) Rumtek and Ralang monastery, Sikkim
27 - 29 Rajgir, Bihar