NSE Market Holidays


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March 7th 2016

The stock market closed on Mahashivratri. Mahashivratri is one of the ten market holidays observed by the India National Stock Exchange each year.

The dates on which stock exchanges close differ between regions and do no necessarily align with the typical bank holidays in a given country. In fact, the exact holiday schedules change unpredictable year to year based on a number of factors.

The table below shows the list of passed and future dates on which the India National Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Mahashivratri. The available dates range from 2016 to 2018.

When is the next "Mahashivratri"?

The India National Stock Exchange will next observe Mahashivratri on February 14, 2018 which is 1 month from now.


Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Mahashivratri March 7, 2016 Closed
2017 Mahashivratri February 24, 2017 Closed
2018 Mahashivratri February 14, 2018 Closed

† Indicates the stock exchange is closed on a different day than the official date on which the holiday is typically celebrated. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the stock exchange has special hours due to a holiday rather than a full closure. Special Hours and Holiday Closures are always taken into account when computing the Opening/Closing Bell Countdown.

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