Important Days

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Jan 1 Army Medical Corps Establishment Day
Jan 8 African National Congress Foundation Day
Jan 10 World Laughter Day
Jan 11 Death anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri
Jan 12 National Youth Day (Birth Day of Swami Vivekanand)
Jan 15 Army Day
Jan 23 Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Birth Anniversary
Jan 25 International Customs Duty Day, India Tourism Day, Indian Voter Day
Jan 26 Republic Day
Jan 28 Birth Anniversity of Lala Lajpat Rai
Jan 30 Martyr's Day


Feb 2 World Wetlands Day, National Day of Sri Lanka
Feb 5 Kashmir Day (Organised by Pakistan)
Feb 13 Sarojini Naidu's Birth Anniversiry
Feb 14 Valentine's Day
Feb 24 Central Excise Day
Feb 28 National Science Day


Mar 3 National Defence Day
Mar 4 National Security Day
Mar 8 International Women's Day
Mar 9 CISF Raising Day
Mar 12 Mauritius Day, Central Industrial Security Force Day
Mar 15 World Consumer Day
Mar 16 National Vaccination Day
Mar 21 World Forestry Day
Mar 22 World Water Day
Mar 23 World Meterological Day
Mar 24 World TB Day
Mar 26 Bangladesh Liberation Day


April 1 Orissa Day
April 5 National Maritime Day
April 7 World Health Day
April 13 Jallianwala Bagh Massacre Day (1919)
April 14 B. R. Ambedkar Rememberance Day, Fire Extinguishing Day
April 18 World Heritage Day
April 22 World Earth Day
April 23 World Books Day


May 1 Internaional Labour Day
May 3 International Energy Day
May 8 International Red Cross Day
May 11 National Technology Day
May 15 International Family Day
May 17 World Telecom Day
May 24 Commonwealth Day
May 31 World No Tobacco Day


June 5 World Environment Day
June 8 World Oceans Day
June 12 World Day Against Child Labour
June 14 World Blood Donor Day
June 15 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
June 17 World Day to Combat Desertification
June 20 World Refugee Day
June 21 International Yoga Day
June 23 United Nations Public Service Day
June 26 International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicity Trafficking
June 29 Statistics Day


July 1 Doctor's Day
July 4 American Independence Day
July 11 World Population Day
July 18 Mandela Day
July 26 Kargil Victory Day
July 28 World Hepatitis Day


Aug 6 Hiroshima Day
Aug 9 Quit India Movement Day
Aug 12 International Youth Day
Aug 14 Pakistan's Independece Day
Aug 15 India's Independence Day
Aug 19 World Photography Day
Aug 20 Sadbhavana Diwas
Aug 29 National Sports Day of India (Dhyanchand's Birth Day)
Aug 30 Small Industry Day


Sept 5 Teacher's Day (Dr. Radhakrishnan's Birth Day)
Sept 7 Forgiveness Day
Sept 8 International Literacy Day
Sept 14 Hindi Day, World First Aid Day
Sept 16 World Ozone Day
Sept 21 International Day of Peace
Sept 25 Social Justice Day
Sept 27 World Tourism Day


Oct 1 International Day for the Elderly (UN)
Oct 2 Gandhi Jayanti, International Day of Non-Violence
Oct 3 World Nature Day
Oct 4 World Animal Day
Oct 5 World Teacher Day
Oct 6 World Wildlife Day, World Food Security Day
Oct 8 Indian Airforce Day
Oct 9 World Postal Day
Oct 10 World Mental Health Day, National Post Day
Oct 11 International Girl Child Day
Oct 12 World Sight Day
Oct 13 World Calamity Control Day (UN)
Oct 14 World Standards Day
Oct 15 World White Cane Day
Oct 16 World Food Day
Oct 17 International Poverty Eradication Day
Oct 20 National Solidarity Day (China attacked India on that day)
Oct 24 United Nations Day
Oct 30 World Thrift Day
Oct 31 National Integration Day (In memory of Indira Gandhi)


Nov 7 Infant Protection Day, World Cancer Awareness Day
Nov 9 Legal Services Day
Nov 10 Transport Day
Nov 14 Children's Day, World Diabetics Day
Nov 17 Guru Nanak Dev Birth Anniversary
Nov 26 Law Day
Nov 30 Flag Day


Dec 1 World AIDS Day
Dec 3 World Disability Day
Dec 4 Navy Day
Dec 7 Armed Forces Flag Day
Dec 10 Human Right Day
Dec 11 UNICEF Day
Dec 14 National Energy Conservation Day
Dec 19 Goa's Liberation Day
Dec 23 Farmer's Day

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