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June Holidays in India

The first half of June is usually a vacation time for schools, colleges, and other academic institutions. It's the time when people of India commonly go on vacations. India, a land of colorful festivals and celebrations has quite a few holidays in June. Here is a comprehensive list of general and bank holidays in the month of June.

List of Holidays in June in 2019

Date Day Festival Comments
5 June Wednesday Idul Fitr Many states
1 June Saturday Shab-i-Qadr  Jammu and Kashmir
14 June Friday Pahili Raja Odisha
15 June Saturday Raj Sankranti Odisha
14 June Friday Guru Arjan Dev Martyrdom Day Punjab
6 June Thursday Maharana Pratap Jayanti HP, Haryana, Rajasthan
17 June Monday Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti Haryana, HP, Punjab
23 June Sunday Kharchi Puja  Tripura

Bank Holidays in June 2019

Date Day Festival Comments
1 June Saturday Shab-i-Qadr Jammu Kashmir
14 June Friday Pahili Raja Odisha
15 June Saturday YMA Day Mizoram
15 June Saturday Raj Sankranti Odisha
5 June Wednesday Idul Fitr National holiday
6 June Thursday Maharana Pratap Jayanti Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan
6 June Thursday Idul Fitr Holiday Telangana
14 June Friday Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji's Martyrdom Day Punjab
17 June Monday Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana
30 June Sunday Remna Ni Mizoram

 

Note: Banks have holidays on second and fourth Saturdays too.

Description of Holidays in June

Guru Arjun Dev Martyrdom Day: This is a Sikh festival. It marks the day when Sikh Guru Arjan Dev became a martyr. 16th June is celebrated every year to honor Guru Arjan Dev.

Maharana Pratap Jayanti: Maharana Pratap was a Hindu Rajput King of Mewar. Maharana Pratap Jayanti is celebrated in Rajasthan to honor his bravery.

Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti: This festival commemorates a medieval religious poet from North India. Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, and West Bengal celebrate the festival.

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