Is the bank closed on Dhanteras? The festival of lights is celebrated all over the country with great pomp and gaiety. Dhanteras marks the beginning of the five-day festival and Bhai Dooj is the last day of the festival of lights. Banks will remain closed for six consecutive days from tomorrow i.e. 22nd October. Bank Holiday on 22 October Banks across the country will remain closed on 22 October i.e. Dhanteras. It is also the fourth Saturday of the month.
Bank Holiday on 23 October
All banks remain shut on Sundays
Bank Holiday on 24 October
October 24: Kali Puja/Deepavali/Diwali (Laxmi Pujan)/Naraka Chaturdashi
Banks will be closed across India, except in Gangtok, Hyderabad, Imphal
Bank Holiday on 25 October
October 25: Laxmi Puja/Deepawali/Govardhan Pooja
Banks will remain closed in Gangtok, Hyderabad, Imphal, Jaipur
Bank Holiday on 26 October
October 26: Govardhan Pooja/Vikram Samvant New Year Day/Bhai Bij/Bhai Duj/Diwali (Bali Pratipada)/Laxmi Puja/Accession Day
Banks will remain closed in Ahmedabad, Belapur, Bengaluru, Dehradun, Gangtok, Jammu, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Shimla, Srinagar.
Bank Holiday on 27 October
October 27: Bhaidooj/Chitragupt Jayanti/Laxmi Puja/Deepawali/Ningol Chakkouba.
Banks will remain closed in Gangtok, Imphal, Kanpur, Lucknow.
This year, Diwali will be celebrated on October 24.