Stock Market Holiday List [2023 India Edition]


With the announcements dated 08th December 2022, stock market holidays list for 2023 have been announced by both the BSE, as well as the NSE. The list includes the trading holidays, for now. The settlement holidays list will be shared by the exchanges at a later date. The list also includes the public holidays that fall on Saturdays and Sundays. However, these have not been included in the below list, since all weekend days (Saturdays, and Sundays) are, in any case, shut for trading.

How many days will the Stock Exchanges be closed in 2023?

There are a total of 15 (fifteen) trading holidays in 2023, when the stock exchanges will be shut for equity markets trading.

List of Stock Market Holidays for 2023

Sr. NoDateHoliday Name
01January 26, 2023 (Thursday)Republic Day
02March 07, 2023 (Tuesday)Holi
03March 30, 2023 (Thursday)Ram Navami
04April 04, 2023 (Tuesday)Mahavir Jayanti
05April 07, 2023 (Friday)Good Friday
06April 14, 2023 (Friday)Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
07May 01, 2023 (Monday)Maharashtra Day
08June 28, 2023 (Wednesday)Bakri Id
09August 15, 2023 (Tuesday)Independence Day
10September 19, 2023 (Tuesday)Ganesh Chaturthi
11October 02, 2023 (Monday)Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
12October 24, 2023 (Tuesday)Dussehra
13November 14, 2023 (Tuesday)Diwali- Balipratipada
14November 27, 2023 (Monday)Gurunanak Jayanti
15December 25, 2023 (Monday)Christmas

Trading Holidays in

January 2023

  • Republic Day on January 26, 2023 (Thursday)

February 2023

  • No trading holidays in February 2023

March 2023

  • Holi on March 07, 2023 (Tuesday)
  • Ram Navami on March 30, 2023 (Thursday)

April 2023

  • Mahavir Jayanti on April 04, 2023 (Tuesday)
  • Good Friday on April 07, 2023 (Friday)
  • Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti on April 14, 2023 (Friday)

May 2023

  • Maharashtra Day on May 01, 2023 (Monday)

June 2023

  • Bakri Id on June 28, 2023 (Wednesday)

July 2023

  • No trading holidays in July 2023

August 2023

  • Independence Day on August 15, 2023 (Tuesday)

September 2023

  • Ganesh Chaturthi on September 19, 2023 (Tuesday)

October 2023

  • Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti on October 02, 2023 (Monday)
  • Dussehra on October 24, 2023 (Tuesday)

November 2023

  • Diwali- Balipratipada on November 14, 2023 (Tuesday)
  • Gurunanak Jayanti on November 27, 2023 (Monday)

December 2023

  • Christmas on December 25, 2023 (Monday)

Muhurat Trading Day 2022

In 2023, Muhurat trading for Samvat 2080 will be held on November 12, 2023 (Sunday). For further updates, refer to this detailed article on Muhurat Trading.


BSE, NSE, Stock Market Holiday List: 2022 Edition

Stock Market Holiday List 2022, BSE Holidays, NSE Holidays


Welcome to the post that lists the number of trading holidays in 2022, wherein the stock markets, viz. both NSE (National Stock Exchange), and BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange) will be shut for trading equity (equity delivery, as well as equity futures and equity options).

In 2022, there are 13 (thirteen) designated trading holidays for Indian Stock Markets.

On these days, the stock markets (viz. NSE, and BSE) will not be open for trading.

Stock Markets Holidays in 2022

Stock Market HolidayHoliday NameStock Market Holiday Date
01Republic Day26th January 2022 (Wednesday)
02Mahashivratri01st March 2022 (Tuesday)
03Holi18th March 2022 (Friday)
04Mahavir Jayanti as well as Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti14th April 2022 (Thursday)
05Good Friday15th April 2022 (Friday)
06Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id)03rd May 2022 (Tuesday)
07Muharram09th August 2022 (Tuesday)
08Indian Independence Day15th August 2022 (Monday)
09Ganesh Chaturthi31st August 2022 (Wednesday)
10Dussehra05th October 2022 (Wednesday)
11Diwali (Laxmi Puja)* Only Muharat Trading. 24th October 2022 (Monday)
12Diwali Balipratipada26th October 2022 (Wednesday)
13Guru Nanak Jayanti08th November 2022 (Tuesday)

So evaluating the month-on-month trend for stock market holidays in 2022,

there is 1 (one) in January 2022, 0 (zero) in February 2022, 2 (two) in March 2022, 2 (two) in April 2022, 1 (one) in May 2022, 0 (zero) in June and July 2022, 3 (three) in August 2022, 0 (zero) in September 2022, 3 (three) in October 2022, 1 (one) in November 2022, 0 (zero) in December 2022

Muhurat Trading Day 2022

What is Muhurut trading ? What date is Muhurut Trading in 2022?

Muhurat trading is the auspicious stock market trading for an hour on Diwali (Deepawali). It is a symbolic and old ritual, that has been retained and observed for ages, by the trading community.  As Diwali also marks the beginning of the New Year, it is believed that muhurat trading on this day brings wealth and prosperity throughout the year.

In 2022, Muhurut trading for Samvat 2079 will be held on 24th October 2022.



So, basis the 2022 stock market holidays list, please plan your trading setups, or delivery based stock purchases accordingly. Hope you found this article helpful. If yes, please consider sharing this with anyone, who you think will find this useful.

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