Welcome to the January calendar for India! This month is full of important dates and festivals that are celebrated throughout the country. Whether you're looking for a particular holiday to celebrate or just want to stay informed about what's happening in India, our calendar has you covered.

Most Important Days of January

January is an important month in India, with a number of significant events and festivals taking place. Here are some of the highlights:

New Year's Day: January 1st is celebrated as New Year's Day throughout the country. It's a time for people to reflect on the past year and make resolutions for the year ahead.

Makar Sankranti: This festival marks the beginning of the harvest season in India, and is celebrated on January 14th. It's a time for people to offer prayers and thanks for the harvest, and to exchange sweets made from sesame seeds.

Pongal: This is a harvest festival that's celebrated primarily in the southern states of India, and falls around the same time as Makar Sankranti. It's a time for people to give thanks for the harvest, and to prepare and share traditional dishes like pongal (a rice and lentil dish).

Republic Day: January 26th is celebrated as Republic Day in India, and marks the anniversary of the adoption of the Indian Constitution. It's a national holiday, and is celebrated with parades, flag-hoisting ceremonies, and other patriotic events.

Mark Your Calendar - Top Events and Festivals Happening in India this January

Date Day Event/Festival
01 Jan'23 Monday Global Family Day, New Year
02 Jan'23 Tuesday World Introvert Day, Vaikuntha Ekadashi
03 Jan'23 Wednesday Savitribai Phule Birth Anniversary
04 Jan'23 Thursday World Braille Day, World Hypnosis Day
05 Jan'23 Friday National Screenwriters Day
06 Jan'23 Saturday World Day of War Orphans, Happy Birthday Kapil Dev, National Technology Day
07 Jan'23 Sunday Irrfan Khan Birth Anniversary
09 Jan'23 Tuesday International Choreographer Day, NRI Day
10 Jan'23 Wednesday Bodhi Day, World Hindi Day
11 Jan'23 Thursday National Human Traficking Awareness Day, Lal Bahadur Shastri Death Anniversary
12 Jan'23 Friday Swami Vivekananda Birth Anniversary, National Youth Day
13 Jan'23 Saturday Happy Lohri
14 Jan'23 Sunday Poush Parbon, Kale Kauva, Suggi Habba, Magha Saaji, Uttarayan, Sakraat, Shankaranti, Magha Mela, Magh Bihu, Pongal, Pedda Panduga, Makara Sankranti
15 Jan'23 Monday Vasi Uttarayan, National Army Day
19 Jan'23 Friday Acharya Rajneesh Death Anniversary , Maharana Pratap Death Anniversary
21 Jan'23 Sunday Sushant Singh Rajput Birth Anniversary
23 Jan'23 Tuesday Bal Thackeray Birth Anniversary, Subhas Chandra Bose Birth Anniversary
24 Jan'23 Wednesday Uttar Pradesh Foundation Day, International Girl Child Day, International Education Day, Dr. Homi Bhabha Death Anniversary
25 Jan'23 Thursday National Tourism Day, National Voters Day
26 Jan'23 Friday International Customs Day, Vasant Panchami, Republic Day
28 Jan'23 Sunday Narmada Jayanti, Lala Lajpat Rai Birth Anniversary, International Data Privacy Day
29 Jan'23 Monday National Puzzle Day, World Leprosy Day, Khodiyar Jayanti
30 Jan'23 Tuesday Mahatma Gandhi Death Anniversary, Martyrs Day

We hope you find our January calendar helpful, and that it helps you stay informed about all the important events and festivals taking place in India this month. With Posters App by Kaagaz you can make posters of all these important dates in one click 🙂

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