Complete List of NSE Holidays in 2022

National Stock Exchange (NSE) and Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) have published a list of holiday dates for the stock markets in 2022. 

The general working days for the two Indian stock exchanges are 9 AM to 5 PM, Monday to Friday. Apart from this, trading activities don’t take place during the National holidays. 


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To know about the complete NSE holidays list 2022 , read this article.


January 2022


The only holiday in January is Republic Day which falls on Wednesday, January 26.


February 2022


There are no special holidays in February.


March 2022


On March 1, Tuesday, and March 18, Friday, there will be two holidays for Maha Shivratri and Holi. 


April 2022


April 14, 2022, is Mahavir/Ambedkar Jayanti and April 15, 2022, is Good Friday. 


May 2022


May 3, 2022, is the only trade holiday for Ramzan Id, which occurs on Tuesday. 


June and July 2022


Except for Saturdays and Sundays, there are no trading holidays in June and July except for Saturdays and Sundays.


August 2022

August 9 (Tuesday), August 15 (Monday), and August 31 (Wednesday) are holidays for Muharram, Independence Day, and Ganesh Chaturthi, respectively.


September 2022


 In September 2022, there are no holidays on weekdays. 


October 2022


In October, there are three trading holidays: October 05 (Wednesday), October 24 (Monday), and October 26 (Wednesday) for Dussehra, Diwali, and Diwali Balipratipada, respectively. 


November 2022


Only one trading holiday falls in November 2022: November 8 (Tuesday) for Gurunanak Jayanti. 


December 2022


There are no weekday trading holidays during December 2022.


The five significant holidays – Ram Navami, Maharashtra Day, Bakri Id, Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti, and Christmas – fall on Sundays, so these events do not have exclusive holidays.


A separate circular will do the rounds on the official websites of the stock exchanges if any of the holidays mentioned in the list are changed. 


The stock exchanges will conduct Muhurat trading on October 24, 2022. The timings of Muhurat trading will be announced later through notifications. For the unversed, Muharat trading is the 1-hour time considered auspicious during Diwali. Generally, it will be scheduled during the evening hours.


BSE has posted a list of 13 trade holidays for 2022. Apart from Saturdays and Sundays, these are the days during which trade will not occur. No activities will happen in the equity sector, equity derivatives, or SLB segment during these trading holidays.


You can find all the trading & NSE holidays list in 2022 on weekdays in the first table.


 On the second table, you can find all the holidays that fall on Saturdays and Sundays.


Table 1: NSE and BSE Weekday Holidays


Sl no.  Holidays Date Day Morning Session (9 AM to 5 PM)  Evening Session (5 PM to 11:30 PM)
1 Republic Day January 26, 2022 Wednesday Closed Closed
2 Mahashivratri March 01, 2022 Tuesday Closed Open
3 Holi March 18, 2022 Friday Closed Open
4 Mahavir Jayanti/ Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti April 14, 2022 Thursday Closed Open
5 Good Friday April 15, 2022 Friday Closed Open
6 Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Id) May 03, 2022 Tuesday Closed Open
7 Muharram August 09, 2022 Tuesday Closed Open
8 Independence Day August 15, 2022 Monday Closed Closed
9 Ganesh Chathurthi August 31, 2022 Wednesday Closed Open
10 Dusshera October 05, 2022 Wednesday Closed Open
11 Diwali – Laxmi Puja *October 24, 2022 Monday NA NA
12 Diwali – Balipratipada  October 26, 2022 Wednesday Closed Open
13 Gurunanak Jayanti November 08, 2022 Tuesday Closed Open


*The Muhurat Trading will take place on Monday, October 24, 2022. The trading times will be announced later.


Table 2: NSE and BSE  Holidays 2022 on Saturday and Sunday


Sl no. Date Day Description
1 January 01, 2022 Saturday New Year Day
2 April 10, 2022 Sunday Ram Navami
3 May 01, 2022 Sunday Maharastra Day
4 July 10, 2022 Sunday Bakri Id
5 October 02, 2022 Sunday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti 
6 December 05, 2022 Sunday Christmas


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