Bank Holidays in Maharashtra 2022

By : Neha Dhyani

Updated : Apr 25, 2022, 5:47

Maharashtra, with its capital in Mumbai, is located in the country's western region and is India's most industrialised state. Several festivals are celebrated in the state throughout the year as it has a rich and diverse cultural background.

National and regional holidays are considered Bank Holidays in Maharashtra. According to an agreement between the Indian Banks' Association and the All India Bank Employees Association, banks in Maharashtra and other states are closed on each month's second and fourth Saturdays.

List of Bank Holidays in Maharashtra 2022

Holiday

Date

Day

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

8 January 2022

Saturday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

22 January 2022

Saturday

Republic Day

26 January 2022

Wednesday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

12 February 2022

Saturday

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti

19 February 2022

Saturday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

26 February 2022

Saturday

Maha Shivaratri

1 March 2022

Tuesday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

12 March 2022

Saturday

Holi

19 March 2022

Saturday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

26 March 2022

Saturday

Gudi Padwa

2 April 2022

Saturday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

9 April 2022

Saturday

Ram Navami

10 April 2022

Sunday

Dr Ambedkar Jayanti

14 April 2022

Thursday

Good Friday

15 April 2022

Friday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

23 April 2022

Saturday

Maharashtra Day

1 May 2022

Saturday

Idul Fitr

3 May 2022

Monday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

14 May 2022

Saturday

Buddha Purnima

16 May 2022

Monday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

28 May 2022

Saturday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

11 June 2022

Saturday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

25 June 2022

Saturday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

9 July 2022

Saturday

Bakrid / Eid al Adha

10 July 2022

Sunday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

23 July 2022

Saturday

Muharram

9 August 2022

Tuesday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

13 August 2022

Saturday

Independence Day

15 August 2022

Monday

Parsi New Year

16 August 2022

Tuesday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

27 August 2022

Saturday

Ganesh Chaturthi

31 August 2022

Thursday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

10 September 2022

Saturday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

24 September 2022

Saturday

Gandhi Jayanti

2 October 2022

Sunday

Vijaya Dashami

5 October 2022

Wednesday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

8 October 2022

Saturday

Eid e Milad

9 October 2022

Sunday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

22 October 2022

Saturday

Diwali

25 October 2022

Tuesday

Deepavali Holiday

26 October 2022

Wednesday

Guru Nanak Jayanti

8 November 2022

Tuesday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

12 November 2022

Saturday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

26 November 2022

Saturday

Second Saturday Bank Holiday

10 December 2022

Saturday

Fourth Saturday Bank Holiday

24 December 2022

Saturday

Christmas Day

25 December 2022

Sunday

 

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Bank Holidays in Maharashtra - Overview

  • Gudi Padwa

This Bank Holidays 2022 Maharashtra heralds the start of a prosperous new year for Hindus. It occurs on the first day of the Lunar calendar, signalling the beginning of the new year. People decorate their homes with garlands and rangolis, and a Gudi is erected outside the door.

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  • Ganesh Chathurthi

Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the prominent Maharashtra Bank Holidays 2022. The celebrations begin with the placement of Ganesh idols in homes and large pandals. On the 11th day, it is time to say goodbye to Ganesha and take the idols in procession.

Before you go to the bank, check if Today Bank Holiday in Maharashtra. This list of Bank Holidays 2022 Maharashtra applies to banks in Mumbai and other major Maharashtra cities.

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FAQs on Bank Holidays in Maharashtra

Q.1. Is the New year or New year's eve a Bank Holidays in Maharashtra?

No, there is no New Year's Day or New Year's Eve Bank Holidays in Maharashtra.

Q.2. On which days are there Bank Holidays in Maharashtra?

Apart from the list of public holidays that are also Bank Holidays in Maharashtra, the second and fourth Saturdays of each month are also bank holidays.

Q.3. Are there any Bank Holidays in Maharashtra that are only observed in the state of Maharashtra?

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti, which occurs every year on February 19, is observed as a Bank Holidays in Maharashtra only.

Q.4. When are the Bank Holidays in Maharashtra for Ganesh Chaturthi?

Ganesh Chaturthi will be observed as a Bank Holidays in Maharashtra on 31 August 2022.

Q.5. When are the Bank Holidays in Maharashtra for Holi in 2022?

Holi will be observed as a Bank Holidays in Maharashtra on March 18, 2022.