Upcoming Religious Holidays

Arafat Day
Aug 20: Arafat Day

Second day of the Hajj. Named after the geographical area Arafa where the Prophet gave his farewell Se...

Eid al-Adha Holiday
Aug 21: Eid al-Adha Holiday

Day of holidays for the Feast of the the Sacrifice

Raksha Bandhan
Aug 26: Raksha Bandhan

Raksha Bandhan is a Hindu festival that celebrates the love and duty between brothers and sisters.

Janmashtami
Sep 03: Janmashtami

The birthday of Lord Krishna, the reincarnation of Lord Vishnu who gave the message of the Bhagwat Gita

Rosh HaShana
Sep 10: Rosh HaShana

The Jewish Holiday of Rosh Hashanah is generally known as the New Year' s Day of the Jewish calendar

Awal Muharram
Sep 11: Awal Muharram

Marks Islamic New Year and the Prophet Muhammad's journey from Mecca to Medina in 622AD.

Ganesh Chaturthi
Sep 13: Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesha Chaturthi is the day when all Hindus celebrate the birthday of Lord Ganesh

Day of Atonement
Sep 19: Day of Atonement

Yom Kippur is the Jewish day of repentance, considered to be the holiest and most solemn day of the year

Ashura
Sep 21: Ashura

Ashura is the 10th day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar and marks the climax of the Mourning of Muh...

Sukkot
Sep 24: Sukkot

Sukkot is also known as Succoth, Sukkos, Feast of Booths or Feast of Tabernacles

Simchat Torah
Oct 02: Simchat Torah

Marks the end of the annual cycle of public Torah readings, and the beginning of a new cycle.

Dussehra
Oct 18: Dussehra

Several states. Dusshera symbolizes the triumph of good over evil in the legend of Rama and Ravana

Durga Puja
Oct 19: Durga Puja

Hindu festival in South Asia that celebrates worship of the Hindu goddess Durga

Full Moon Day of Thadingyut
Oct 24: Full Moon Day of Thadingyut

The Festival of Lights marks the end of the perod of Buddhist lent

All Saints' Day
Nov 01: All Saints' Day

Pope Boniface IV dedicated the day as a holiday to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary and all martyrs

All Souls Day
Nov 02: All Souls Day

Dedicated to the remembrance of the departed. All Souls' Day follows All Saints' Day.

Diwali
Nov 07: Diwali

Celebrations revolve around the triumph of good over evil, purity over impurity, light over darkness

Maulud Nabi
Nov 19: Maulud Nabi

Celebrated by Muslims on the twelfth day of the month of Rabiulawal, the third month of the Islamic ca...

Maulud Nabi
Nov 20: Maulud Nabi

Celebrated by Muslims on the twelfth day of the month of Rabiulawal, the third month of the Islamic ca...

Maulud Nabi
Nov 21: Maulud Nabi

Celebrated by Muslims on the twelfth day of the month of Rabiulawal, the third month of the Islamic ca...

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