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Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) in India

Name in other languages

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रक्षा बंधनHindi
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Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) Observances

Note: Individuals can take a limited number of restricted holidays but government offices and most businesses remain open. This system gives individuals the flexibility to take time off to celebrate a holiday within India's vast religious and cultural society.

Holiday currently only shown for years 2005–2017.

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
TueAug 242010Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)Restricted Holiday
SatAug 132011Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)Restricted Holiday
ThuAug 22012Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)Restricted Holiday
TueAug 202013Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)Restricted Holiday
SunAug 102014Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)Restricted Holiday
SatAug 292015Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)Restricted Holiday
ThuAug 182016Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)Restricted Holiday
MonAug 72017Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi)Restricted Holiday

Quick Facts

Raksha Bandhan (Rakhi) 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

2018 date to be announced


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Note: Individuals can take a limited number of restricted holidays but government offices and most businesses remain open. This system gives individuals the flexibility to take time off to celebrate a holiday within India's vast religious and cultural society.

List of dates for other years

Other holidays in August 2017 in India

Fun Holiday on August 7, 2017

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