List of Bank Holidays in Jharkhand 2022

By : Neha Dhyani

Updated : Jun 8, 2022, 10:57

Jharkhand means the "land of forests". It is located in the eastern part of India, and its capital is Ranchi. Jharkhand achieved statehood on November 15, 2000, when it was separated from Bihar, which is also the birth anniversary of 19th-century freedom fighter Birsa Munda.

The people of Jharkhand celebrate various national and regional holidays, some of which are observed as public bank holidays. The days on which banking institutions are closed are called bank holidays. In 2022, there will be 48 Bank Holidays in Jharkhand.

Here is a list of all the Bank Holidays 2022 Jharkhand. It also includes the second and fourth Saturday of each month.

Bank Holidays in Jharkhand 2022

HolidayDateDay
Second SaturdayJanuary 08Saturday
Fourth SaturdayJanuary 22Saturday
Republic DayJanuary 26Wednesday
Second SaturdayFebruary 12Saturday
Fourth SaturdayFebruary 26Saturday
Maha ShivaratriMarch 1Tuesday
Second SaturdayMarch 12Saturday
HoliMarch 18Friday
HoliMarch 19Saturday
Fourth SaturdayMarch 26Saturday
SarhulApril 4Monday
Second SaturdayApril 9Saturday
Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti, Mahaveer JayantiApril 14Thursday
Good FridayApril 15Friday
Fourth SaturdayApril 23Saturday
Labour DayMay 1Sunday
Idul FitrMay 3Tuesday
Second SaturdayMay 14Saturday
Buddha PurnimaMay 16Monday
Fourth SaturdayMay 28Saturday
Second SaturdayJune 11Saturday
Fourth SaturdayJune 25Saturday
Second SaturdayJuly 9Saturday
Bakrid/ Eid al AdhaJuly 10Sunday
Fourth SaturdayJuly 23Saturday
MuharramAugust 9Tuesday
Second SaturdayAugust 13Saturday
Independence DayAugust 15Monday
JanmashtamiAugust 19Friday
Fourth SaturdayAugust 27Saturday
Second SaturdaySeptember 10Saturday
Fourth SaturdaySeptember 24Saturday
Gandhi JayantiOctober 2Sunday
Maha AshtamiOctober 3Monday
Maha NavamiOctober 4Tuesday
Vijaya DashamiOctober 5Wednesday
Second SaturdayOctober 8Saturday
Eid-e-MiladOctober 9Sunday
Fourth SaturdayOctober 22Saturday
DiwaliOctober 24Monday
DiwaliOctober 25Tuesday
Chhath PujaOctober 30Sunday
Guru Nanak JayantiNovember 8Tuesday
Second SaturdayNovember 12Saturday
Fourth SaturdayNovember 26Saturday
Second SaturdayDecember 10Saturday
Fourth SaturdayDecember 24Saturday
Christmas DayDecember 25Sunday

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Importance of Regional Bank Holidays in Jharkhand 2022

Sarhul

Sarhul is one of the most important Bank Holidays 2022 Jharkhand. It is a regional public holiday and is the traditional new year. The festival involves the worship of sal trees, which are the main source of timber in Jharkhand.

Mahavir Jayanti

Mahavir Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Lord Mahavira, the 24th Tirthankara of Jainism. In 2022, it will be one of the Bank Holidays Jharkhand 2022 and other states including Karnataka, Rajasthan, Delhi, Haryana, and Uttar Pradesh.

Maha Ashtami

Maha Ashtami is an important festival in the states of Jharkhand, as well as West Bengal, Assam, Bihar, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Andhra Pradesh, and Odisha. It is part of the 5-day festivities of Durga Puja.

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Maha Navami

Maha Navami is also part of the Durga Puja festivities and is one of the Bank Holidays Jharkhand 2022.

Chhath Puja

Chhath Puja is one of the Bank Holidays in Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, and Bihar. It is a Vedic festival dedicated to Lord Surya and his sister, Chhathi Maiya.

There are 48 Bank Holiday List 2022 Jharkhand, including national and regional holidays.

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FAQs on Bank Holidays in Jharkhand

Q1. Which is a major state holiday of the Bank Holidays in Jharkhand?

Ans. Sarhul is a major state holiday of the Bank Holidays in Jharkhand.

Q2. Which of the Bank Holidays in Jharkhand is the traditional new year?

Ans. Sarhul is the traditional new year among the Bank Holidays in Jharkhand.

Q3. Which of the Bank Holidays in Jharkhand are part of the Durga Puja festival?

Ans. Maha Ashtami and Navami are the Bank Holidays in Jharkhand that are part of the Durga Puja festivities.

Q4. Which are the regional Bank Holidays in Jharkhand?

Ans. The regional Bank Holidays in Jharkhand include Sarhul and Chhath Puja.

Q5. What is the total number of Bank Holidays in Jharkhand?

Ans. There are 48 Bank Holidays in Jharkhand.