National and International Important Days in India 2019

India is a country full of culture and festivals. All the festivals are based on agriculture and people enjoy it fully. Apart from festivals there are many events which are celebrated in India not less than festivals and even the culture is being changed and these events are celebrated at public and government levels. These events are mainly for spreading the awareness for social issues and helps society to develop.

National and International Days in 2019



January Social Events Date of Celebration
Pravasi Bhartiya Divas 21st to 23rd January
Oil and Gas Conservation Week and Fortnight 4th to 10th January
National Youth Day 12th January
Army Day 15th January
Pin Code Week 15th to 21st January
Subhas Chandra Bose Birthday 23rd January
National Girl Child Day 24th January
International Day of Education 24th January
Republic Day of India – 26 January 26 January
International Customs Day 26th January
Anti Leprosy Day 30th January
Martyrs Day 30th January
February Social Events Date of Celebration
World Wetlands Day 2th February
World Cancer Day 4th February
Road Safety Week 4th to 10th February
International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation 6th February
Auto Expo 9th February to 14th February
National Deworming Day 10th February
International Day of Women and Girls in science 11th February
World Radio Day 13th February
Valentine’s Day 14th February
Sant Ravidas Jayanti 19th February
World Day of Social Justice 20th February
International Mother Language Day 21st February
Central Excise Day 24th February
National Science Day 28th February
March Social Events Date of Celebration
Zero Discrimination Day 1st March
World Wildlife Day 3rd March
National Safety Day 4th March
International Women’s Day 8th March
World Kidney Day 14th March
Dandi March Day 12th March
Ordnance Factories Day 18th March
International Day of Happiness 20th March
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 21st March
World Forestry Day 21st March
International Day of Forests 21st March
World Poetry Day 21st March
World Down Syndrome Day 21st March
World Water Day 22nd March
Martyrs Day 23 March and 30 January
World Meteorological Day 23th March
World TB Day 24th March
April Social Events Date of Celebration
World Autism Awareness Day 2nd April
Prevention of Blindness Week 1st to 7th April
World Health Day 7th April
Jallianwala Bagh Massacre 13th April
Ambedkar Jayanti 14th April
World Hemophilia Day 17th April
Mahavir Jayanti 17th April
World Heritage Day 18th April
World Earth Day 22nd April
World Book Day 23rd April
World Malaria Day 25th April
World Day for Safety and Health at Work 28th April
May Social Events Date of Celebration
International Labour Day 1st May
World Press Freedom Day 3rd May
International Midwives Day 5th May
World Asthma Day 7th May
World Thalassemia Day 8th May
World Red Cross Day 8th May
National Technology Day 11th May
Mother’s Day 12th May
International Nurses Day 12th May
International Day of Families 15th May
World Hypertension Day 17th May
World No Tobacco Day 31st May
June Social Events Date of Celebration
World Milk Day 1st June
Global Day of Parents 1st June
World Bicycle Day 3rd June
International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression 4th June
World Environment Day 5th June
World Ocean Day 8th June
World Day against Child Labour 12th June
World Blood Donor Day 14th June
World Sickle Cell Day 19th June
World Refugee Day 20th June
International Day of Yoga 21st June
International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 26th June
July Social Events Date of Celebration
National Doctors Day 1st July
World Population Day 11th July
National Flag Adoption Day 22nd July
World Hepatitis Day 28th July
August Social Events Date of Celebration
World Breastfeeding Week 1st August to 7th August
International Day of the World’s Indigenous People 9th August
Organ Donation Day 13th August
Independence Day – 15 August 15th August
World Photography Day 19th August
Sadbhavana Diwas 20th August
World Senior Citizens Day 21st August
National Eye Donation Fortnight 25th August to 8th September
National Sports Day 29th August
September Social Events Date of Celebration
National Nutrition Week 1st September to 7th September
Teacher’s day 5th September
International Literacy Day 8th September
Hindi Diwas 14th September
Engineers’ Day 15th September
Sanchayika Day 15th September
World Ozone Day 16th September
World Deaf Day Last Sunday of the Month of September
World Tourism Day 27th September
World Heart Day 29th September
October Social Events Date of Celebration
National Voluntary Blood Donation Day 1st October
International Day for Elderly People 1st October
Gandhi Jayanti 2nd October
Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti 2nd October
Anti Untouchability Week 2nd to 8th October
WildLife Week 2nd to 8th October
World Habitat Day First Monday of the month of October
World Animal Day 4th October
World Teachers Day 5th October
Air Force Day 8th October
World Post Day 9th October
World Sight Day 10th October
International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction 13th October
World Standards Day 14th October
World Student’s Day 15th October
Birth Anniversary of APJ Abdul Kalam 15th October
World Food Day 16th October
World Polio Day 24th October
World Savings Day 30th October
National Unity Day 31st October
November Social Events Date of Celebration
All Saints Day 1st November
World Vegan Day 1st of November
World Tsunami Awareness Day 5th November
International Week of Science and Peace 9th to 14th November
Legal Services Day 9th November
Children’s Day 14th November
National Cooperative Week 14th to 20th November
International Day for Tolerance and Peace 16th November
National Epilepsy Day 17th November
National Integration Day 19th November
Quami Ekta Week 19th to 25th of November
World Heritage Week 19th to 25th of November
World Toilet Day 19th November
Child Rights Day 20th November
International Film Festival of India 20th to 30th November
International Meatless Day 25th November
Constitution Day 26th November
December Social Events Date of Celebration
World Aids Day 1st December
National Pollution Control Day 2nd December
International Day of Disabled Persons 3rd December
Navy Day 4th December
International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development 5th December
Dr. Ambedkar Mahaparinirvan Diwas 6th December
Armed Forces Flag Day 7th December
Saarc Charter Day 8th December
International Anti Corruption Day 9th December
All India Handicrafts Week 8th to 14th December
Human Rights Day 10th December
Minorities Rights Day in India 18th December
National Energy Conservation Day 14th December
National Mathematics Day 22nd December
National Farmers’ Day 23rd December
Good Governance Day 25th December