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Raksha Bandhan in the United Kingdom

Is Raksha Bandhan a Public Holiday?

Although Raksha Bandhan is not a public holiday, businesses and schools may be closed because it falls on the same date as Summer Bank Holiday in 2020, which is a public holiday in Scotland.

Raksha Bandhan Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2015–2021.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatAug 29Raksha BandhanHindu Holiday
2016ThuAug 18Raksha BandhanHindu Holiday
2017MonAug 7Raksha BandhanHindu Holiday
2018SunAug 26Raksha BandhanHindu Holiday
2019ThuAug 15Raksha BandhanHindu Holiday
2020MonAug 3Raksha BandhanHindu Holiday
2021SunAug 22Raksha BandhanHindu Holiday

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