Bank Holidays in Punjab 2022

By : Neha Dhyani

Updated : Apr 12, 2022, 9:36

Punjab is a north Indian state that is the country's twentieth largest state by area. Chandigarh, a union area, serves as the state's capital. Punjabi is the state's official and commonly spoken language. This article details the Bank Holidays in Punjab.

Bank Holiday List 2022 Punjab

S. No.

Holidays

Date

Day

Category

1

New Years' Day

1st January 2022

Saturday

Other Notable Holiday

2

Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti

9th January 2022

Sunday

Regional Holiday

3

Republic Day

26th January 2022

Wednesday

National Holiday

4

Vasant Panchami

5th February 2022

Saturday

Religious Holiday

5

Guru Ravidas Jayanti

16th February 2022

Wednesday

Regional Holiday

6

Maha Shivaratri

1st March 2022

Wednesday

Religious Holiday

7

Holi

19th March 2022

Saturday

Religious Holiday

8

Ram Navami

10th April 2022

Sunday

Religious Holiday

9

Vaisakhi

14th April 2022

Thursday

Regional Holiday

10

Good Friday

15th April 2022

Friday

Other Notable Holiday

11

Idul Fitr

3rd May 2022

Tuesday

Religious Holiday

12

Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji's Martyrdom Day

3rd June 2022

Friday

Regional Holiday

13

Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti

14th June 2022

Tuesday

Regional Holiday

14

Bakrid / Eid al Adha

10th July 2022

Sunday

Religious Holiday

15

Independence Day

15th August 2022

Monday

National Holiday

16

Janmashtami

19th August 2022

Friday

Religious Holiday

17

Parkash Utsav Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji

28th August 2022

Sunday

Regional Holiday

18

S. Bhagat Singh Ji Jayanti

28th September 2022

Wednesday

Regional Holiday

19

Gandhi Jayanti

2nd October 2022

Sunday

National Holiday

20

Vijaya Dashami

5th October 2022

Wednesday

Religious Holiday

21

Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti

9th October 2022

Sunday

Regional Holiday

22

Diwali

25th October 2022

Tuesday

Religious Holiday

23

Guru Nanak Jayanti

8th November 2022

Tuesday

Regional Holiday

24

Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji's Martyrdom Day

28th November 2022

Monday

Regional Holiday

25

Christmas Day

25th December 2022

Sunday

Other Notable Holiday

 

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Some Regional Bank Holidays in Punjab

  • Vaisakhi

Every year on the 13th or 14th of April, this regional Indian festival (also known as Baisakhi) is observed. This Bank Holidays 2022 Punjab is one of the most significant ones for Sikhs and is observed by millions of Sikhs in India and throughout the world.

  • Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji's Martyrdom Day

On the 24th day of Jeth, the third month in the Sikh/Hindu calendar, Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji's Martyrdom Day is observed. It is a regionally declared Bank Holidays 2022 Punjab.

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  • Guru Nanak Jayanti

Guru Nanak Sahib's birthday occurs on Kartik Puranmashi, the full moon day of the month Kartik, which occurs in November according to the western calendar. This festival praises Guru Nanak Sahib, the first Sikh Guru and the founder of Sikhism. There is a Bank Holidays Punjab 2022 on this day.

  • Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji's Martyrdom Day

Guru Teg Bahadur was the ninth of the Sikh religion's ten Gurus. The martyrdom day of Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji is a restricted Bank Holidays Punjab 2022.

There are many Bank Holiday List 2022 Punjab for the celebration of several festivals.

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FAQs on Bank Holidays in Punjab

Q1. For which occasion is there a Bank Holidays in Punjab on 9th January 2022?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Punjab on 9th January 2022 for Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti.

Q2. For which occasion is there a Bank Holidays in Punjab on 14th April of 2022?

Ans. There is a Bank Holidays in Punjab on 14th April of 2022 to celebrate Vaisakhi.

Q3. Why is there a Bank Holidays in Punjab on 3rd June 2022?

Ans. Sri Guru Arjun Dev Ji's Martyrdom Day is observed as a Bank Holidays in Punjab on 3rd June.

Q4. Why is there a Bank Holidays in Punjab on 8th November 2022?

Ans. Guru Nanak Jayanti is marked as a Bank Holidays in Punjab on the 8th of November.

Q5. Why is 28th November a Bank Holidays in Punjab?

Ans. Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji's Martyrdom Day is observed as a Bank Holidays in Punjab on 28th November.