List of Bank Holidays Manipur 2022

By : Neha Dhyani

Updated : Jun 9, 2022, 5:07

Manipur is a part of India's northeastern region, having Imphal as its capital city. It is bordered by Assam, Burma, Nagaland, and Mizoram and spans an area of 22,327 square kilometres.

Manipur is quite active in banking facilities, having 86 bank branches, with an average of 28,384 people per bank. This article lists the Bank Holidays in Manipur.

Bank Holiday in Manipur 2022

Festival

Date & Day

Category

New Year's day

1st January - Saturday

Other Notable Holiday

Republic Day

26th January - Wednesday

National Holiday

Lui-Ngai-Ni

15th February - Tuesday

Regional Holiday

Holi

19th March - Saturday

Religious Holiday

Good Friday

15th April - Friday

Religious Holiday

Sajibu Nongmapanba

2nd April - Saturday

Regional Holiday

Labour Day

1st May - Sunday

Other Notable Holiday

Idul- Fitr

2nd May - Monday

Religious Holiday

Bakrid

10th July - Sunday

Religious Holiday

Patriot's day

13th August - Saturday

Regional Holiday

Independence Day

15th August - Monday

National Holiday

Gandhi Jayanti

2nd October - Sunday

National Holiday

Durga Ashtami

3rd October - Monday

Religious Holiday

Dussehra

5th October - Wednesday

Religious Holiday

Kut

1st November - Tuesday

Regional Holiday

Diwali

24th October - Monday

Religious Holiday

Bhai Tikka

26th October - Wednesday

Religious Holiday

Ningol Chakkouba

5th November - Saturday

Regional Holiday

Christmas Day

25th December - Sunday

Other Notable Holiday

Note: Banks in India observe public holidays on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month.

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Important Regional Bank Holidays in Manipur

Lui-Ngai-Ni

Every year on the 15th of February, Manipur celebrates Lui-Ngai-Ni. It is one of the bank holidays in Manipur. Lui-Ngai-Ni is observed in all Naga-populated areas of Manipur; however, the primary festival is alternatively held in the state's main Naga district headquarters. Manipur has celebrated this festival as a state holiday since 1998.

Sajibu Nongmapanba

Sajibu Nongmapanba is a bank holiday in Manipur that is celebrated on the first day of the lunar month of Sajibu (April). 'Sajibu' refers to the first month, 'Nongma' refers to the first day of the month, and 'Panba' refers to the state of being.

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Patriot's Day

Patriot's Day is a bank holiday in Manipur marked on the 13th of August. It honours all those who perished in 1891 while resisting the British Empire. Yuvaraj Bir Tikendrajit, Thangal General, and Paona Brajabasi were hung in Bir Tikendrajit Park on 13 August 1891.

Kut

Every year on 1st November, a bank holiday in Manipur is granted for Kut, an Indian state-level festival. Kuts are the Kuki-Chin-Mizo people's ancient festivities. Different Kuts celebrate key agricultural events throughout the year, such as harvest seasons.

Bhai Tika

This regional bank holiday in Manipur is observed on the second day of the Hindu month of Kartik. It is also known as Bhai Dooj, which occurs immediately after the Diwali holiday (either in October or November). Bhai Tika is a holiday that honours the brother-sister bond.

Ningol Chakkouba

Ningol Chakouba is an Indian state-level bank holiday in Manipur that is celebrated on the second day of the month of Heyangei (either October or November) each year. On Ningol Chakouba, parents invite their newlywed daughters to a magnificent feast at their "mapam" (mother's house).

Along with national, religious, and other notable holidays, there are quite a few regional bank holidays in 2022 in Manipur.

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FAQs on Bank Holidays in Manipur

Q1. For which occasion is there a Bank Holidays in Manipur on 15th February?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Manipur on 15th February for Lui-Ngai-Ni.

Q2. When do people get a Bank Holidays in Manipur to celebrate the New Year?

Ans. People get a Bank Holidays in Manipur on the first day of the lunar month of Sajibu (April) to celebrate the New Year.

Q3. What is the reason for the Bank Holidays in Manipur on 5th November?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Manipur on 5th November for Ningol Chakouba.

Q4. Why is there a Bank Holidays in Manipur on 13th August?

Ans. Patriot's Day is marked on the 13th of August as a Bank Holidays in Manipur.

Q5. Why is 15th August a Bank Holidays in Manipur?

Ans. Independence Day on 15th August is deemed a Bank Holidays in Manipur.