Thursday June 13, 2024

India Flag Independence Day - India

Independence Day

Independence Day in India is celebrated every year on August 15. It is a time where people pay tribute to its leaders and remembering those who fought for the country's freedom.

Celebration\ Observance

The day is typically spent with family and friends at a park, going to a film, or eating a meal together. Patriotic songs are sung or listened as well. Government and local businesses are closed (gazetted holiday).


On August 15, 1947, India became an independent nation from the colonial powers. The struggle for independence dates back to 1857.

India Public Holidays

Yearly Calendars

Provides calendars for the calendar year for India.

Holiday Dates for the Year

Provides the dates for holidays for the calendar year for India.