Holidays in May 2022

Holidays in May 2022 : Banks in India are usually shut on public holidays. There are certain bank holidays that are state-specific and some where banks throughout the country are shut. All-India holidays include Republic Day (January 26), Independence Day (August 15), and Gandhi Jayanti (October 2). Festivals like Diwali, Christmas, Eidh, Guru Nanak Jayanthi, Good Friday, and so on are also bank holidays. Further, second and fourth Saturdays of the month are holidays.

List of Holidays in May 2022

The fifth month of the Gregorian calendar i.e., May, has many regional holidays as well as two national holidays as given below:

DateDayHolidayCelebrated in
1 May 2022SundayMay Day/ Maharashtra DayMay Day – Across the country/ Maharashtra Day – Maharashtra
2 May 2022MondayMaharshi Parasuram JayantiSeveral states
3 May 2022TuesdayIdul Fitr, Basava JayantiNational, Karnataka
4 May 2022WednesdayIdul FitrTelangana
9 May 2022MondayGuru Rabindranath JayantiWest Bengal and Tripura
13 May 2022ThursdayIdul FitrNational
16 May 2022MondayState Day, Buddha PurnimaSikkim, Several states
24 May 2022TuesdayBirthday of Kazi Nazrul IslamBirthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam – Tripura