List of Important Days With Themes

Published on Wednesday, November 04, 2020

October 2020

Date Day Theme
1st October 2020 International Day of Older Persons Theme: Pandemics: Do they change how we address age and ageing?
2nd October 2020 International Day of Non-Violence --
4th October 2020 World Animal Welfare Day --
4th October to 10th October 2020 World Space Week Theme: Satellites Improve Life
5th October 2020 World Teacher’s Day Theme: ‘Teachers: Leading in crisis, reimagining the future’
5th October 2020 World Habitat Day Theme: ‘Housing for all- A better urban future’
2nd October to 8th October 2020National Wild Life Week Theme: ‘RoaR (Roar and Review)-Exploring Human-Animal Relationship’
7th October 2020 World Cotton Day --
8th October 2020 Indian Air Force Day --
9th October 2020 World Post Day --
10th October 2020 National Postal Day --
10th October 2020 World Mental Health Day Theme: ‘Mental Health for All’
9th October to 15th October 2020 National Postal Week Every Year National Postal Week is marked to create awareness about the role of postal services in the country.
10th October 2020 World Migratory Day Theme: ‘Birds Connect Our World’
11th October 2020 International Day of Girl Child Theme: ‘My Voice,Our Equal Future’
12th October 2020 World Arthritis Day --
13th October 2020 International Day for Disaster Reduction --
14th October 2020 International Standards Day or World Standards DayTheme: ‘Protecting the planet with standards’
15th October 2020 World Students Day --
15th October 2020 International Day of Rural Women Theme: ‘Building rural women’s resilience in the wake of COVID-19’
15th October 2020 Global Handwashing Day Theme: ‘Hand Hygiene for all’
16th October 2020 World Food Day Theme: ‘Grow, Nourish, Sustain Together’
17th October 2020 International Day of Eradication of Poverty Theme: ‘Acting together to achieve social and environmental justice for all’
20th October 2020 World Statistics Day Theme: ‘Connecting the World with data we can trust’
20th October 2020 World Osteoporosis Day Theme: ‘That’s Osteoporosis’
20th October 2020 International Chef’s Day Theme: ‘Healthy food for the future’
21st October 2020 National Police Commemoration Day --
22nd October 2020 International Stuttering Awareness Day Theme: ‘Journey of Words- Resilience and Bouncing Back’
23rd October 2020 World Snow Leopard Day --
24th October 2020 World Polio Day Theme: ‘A win against polio is a win for global health’
24th October 2020 World Development Information Day --
24th October 2020 United Nations Day --
27th October 2020 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage Theme: Your Window to the World
27th October to 2nd November 2020 Vigilance Awareness Week --
27th October 2020 74th Infantry Day of Indian Army --
28th October 2020 International Animation Day --
29th October 2020 International Internet Day --
31st October 2020 National Unity Day or Rashtriya Ekta Diwas --
31st October 2020 World Cities Day --

September 2020

Date Day Theme
2nd September 2020 World Coconut Day --
5th September 2020 International Day of Charity --
5th September 2020 National Teachers Day --
7th September 2020 International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies --
8th September 2020 International Literacy Day Theme: ‘Literacy teaching and learning in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond’
9th September 2020 International Day to Protect Education from Attack --
10th September 2020World Suicide Prevention Day Theme: ‘Working together to prevent suicide’
12th September 2020 International Day for South-South Cooperation --
12th September 2020 World First Aid Day --
14th September 2020 Hindi Diwas or Hindi Day --
15th September 2020 Engineers Day --
15th September 2020 International Day of Democracy --
16th September 2020 International Day for Preservation of the Ozone Layer  Theme: ‘Ozone for Life: 35 years of ozone layer protection’
17th September 2020 World Patient Safety Day  Theme: ‘Health Worker Safety: A Priority for Patient Safety’
18th September 2020 World Bamboo Day  Theme: BAMBOO NOW 
18th September 2020 International Equal Pay Day  --
18th September 2020 World Water Monitoring Day  Theme: ‘Solve Water’
19th September 2020 International Coastal Clean-Up DayTheme: ‘Achieving a trash-free Coastline’
21st September 2020 World Alzheimer Day Theme: ‘Let’s talk about dementia’
21st September 2020 International Day of Peace or World Peace Day Theme: ‘Shaping Peace Together’
22nd September 2020 World Rhino Day Theme: Five Rhino Species Forever
23rd September 2020 International Day of Sign Languages Theme: Sign Languages are for Everyone
25th September 2020 World Pharmacist Day Theme: Transforming Global Health
25th September 2020 National Antyodaya Diwas --
26th September 2020 World Environmental Health Day Theme: Environmental health, a key public intervention in disease pandemic prevention
27th September 2020 World Tourism Day Theme: Tourism and Rural Development
28th September 2020 International Day for Universal Access to Information Theme: Access to information- Saving Lives, Building Trust, Bringing Hope!
28th September 2020 World Rabies Day Theme: ‘End Rabies- Collaborate, Vaccinate’
29th September 2020 World Heart Day Theme: Use Heart to Beat Cardiovascular Disease
29th September 2020 International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction Theme: Stop food loss and waste. For the people. For the planet
30th September 2020 International Translation Day Theme: Finding the words for a world in crisis

August 2020

Date Day Theme
1st August 2020 Muslim Women's Right Day --
3rd August 2020 World Sanskrit Day --
6th August 2020 Hiroshima Day --
7th August 2020 National Handloom Day --
8th August 2020 78th Anniversary of Quit India Movement or August Kranti Din --
9th August 2020 International Day of World’s Indigenous People Theme: ‘COVID-19 and Indigenous People Resilience’
10th August 2020 World Biofuel Day Theme: ‘Biofuels towards Atmanirbhar Bharat’
12th August 2020 International Youth Day Theme: Youth Engagement for Global Action
12th August 2020 World Elephant Day --
13th August 2020 World Organ Donation Day --
13th August 2020 International Left Handers Day --
15th August 2020 74th Independence Day of India --
19th August 2020 World Humanitarian Day --
19th August 2020 World Photography Day --
20th August 2020 Renewable Energy Day or Indian Akshay Urja --
20th August 2020 Harmony Day or Sadbhavana Diwas --
21st August 2020 International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism --
21st August 2020 World Senior Citizen Day --
23rd August 2020 International Day for Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition --
24th August To 28th August 2020 World Water Week 2020 Theme: ‘Water and Climate Change: Accelerating Action’
26th August 2020 Women’s Equality Day --
29th August 2020 International Day against Nuclear Tests --
29th August 2020 National Sports Day --
29th August 2020 Telugu Language Day --
30th August 2020 International Day of Victims of Enforced Disappearances --

July 2020

Date Day Theme
1st July 2020 National Charted Accountants Day To commemorate the finding of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)
1st July 2020 National Doctors Day Theme: Lessen the mortality of COVID-19
1st July 2020 National Poster Workers Day To the recognition of postal workers across the world.
2nd July 2020 World Sports Journalist Day To acknowledge the work of sports journalists & to encourage them to do better at their work.
4th July 2020 International Day of Cooperatives --
4th July 2020 Dharma Chakra Day The day was inaugurated by President of India, Ram Nath Kovind.
7th July 2020 World Chocolate Day/ International Chocolate day --
10th July 2020 National Fish Farmers Day --
11th July 2020 World Population Day Theme: Putting the brakes on COVID 19: Safeguarding the health and rights of women and girls
12th July 2020 World Malala Day --
15th July 2020 World Youth Skills Day Theme: ‘Skills for Resilient Youth’
17th July 2020 World Day for International Justice --
18th July 2020 Nelson Mandela International Day --
20th July 2020 World Chess Day --
23rd July 2020 National Broadcasting Day --
26th July 2020 Kargil Vijay Diwas --
27th July 2020 Raising Day of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) --
28th July 2020 World Hepatitis Day Theme: ‘Hepatitis: free future’
28th July 2020 World Nature Conservation Day --
29th July 2020 International Tiger Day --
30th July 2020 World Day against Trafficking in Persons Theme: ‘Committed to the Cause-Working on the Frontline to end Human Trafficking’
30th July 2020 International Day of Friendship This day is celebrated to mark the importance of friends and friendship in life.

June 2020

Date Day Theme
1st June 2020 World Milk Day --
1st June 2020 Global Day of Parents --
2nd June 2020 Telangana Formation Day --
3rd June 2020 World Bicycle Day --
4th June 2020 International Day of Innocent Children of Aggression --
5th June 2020 World Environment Day --
6th June 2020 Russian Language Day --
7th June 2020 World Food Safety Day --
8th June 2020 World Oceans Day Theme: Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean
9th June 2020 World Accreditation Day (WAD) Theme: Accreditation: Improving Food Safety
12th June 2020 World Day against Child Labour --
13th June 2020 International Albinism Awareness Day Theme: Made to Shine
14th June 2020 World Blood Donor Day Theme: ‘Safe Blood Save Lives’
15th June 2020 World Elder Abuse Day --
15th June 2020 World Wind Day --
16th June 2020 International Day of Family Remittance Theme: ‘Building resilience in times of crisis
17th June 2020 World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought Theme: Food, Feed, Fibre- The links between consumption and land
18th June 2020 Sustainable Gastronomy Day --
18th June 2020 Mask Day --
19th June 2020 International Day for Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict --
20th June 2020 World Refugee Day Theme: Every Action Counts
21st June 2020 International Day of Yoga Theme: Yoga for Health- Yoga at Home
21st June 2020 International Day of the celebration of the Solstice --
21st June 2020 World Music Day --
21st June 2020 World Hydrography Day Theme: Hydrography enabling autonomous technologies
23rd June 2020 World Olympic Day --
23rd June 2020 UN Public Service Day --
23rd June 2020 International Widows Day --
25th June 2020 Day of Seafarer --
26th June 2020 International Day in Support of Victims of Torture --
26th June 2020 International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking Theme: Better Knowledge for Better Care
27th June 2020 Micro, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Day --
29th June 2020 National Statistics Day --
30th June 2020 International Asteroid Day --
30th June 2020 International Day of Parliamentarism --

May 2020

Date Day Theme
1st May 2020 International Labour Day or Worker's day --
1st May 2020 Maharashtra Day and Gujarat Day --
2nd May 2020 World Tuna Day --
2nd May 2020 International Astronomy Day --
3rd May 2020 World Press Freedom Day Theme: "Journalism Without Fear or Favour."
4th May 2020 International Firefighter’s Day --
5th May 2020 World Asthma Day Theme: "Enough Asthma Deaths”
5th May 2020 International Day of Midwife Theme: Midwives with women: celebrate, demonstrate, mobilize, unite-our time in NOW!
5th May 2020 World Hand Hygiene Day --
7th May 2020 Vesak Day --
7th May 2020 World Athletics Day --
8th May 2020 World Red Cross Day --
8th May 2020 World Thalassaemia Day Theme: "The dawning of a new era for thalassemia: Time for a global effort to make novel therapies accessible and affordable to patients."
9th May 2020 World Migratory Bird Day Theme: ‘Birds Connect Our World’
11th May 2020 National Technology Day --
12th May 2020 International Nurses Day Theme: ‘Nursing the World to health’
15th May 2020 International Family Day --
16th May 2020 Armed Forces Day --
16th May 2020 International Day of Light --
16th May 2020 National Dengue Day --
17th May 2020 World Telecommunication and Information Society Day Theme: ‘Connect 2030: ICTs for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
17th May 2020 World Hypertension Day Theme: ‘Measure Your Blood Pressure, Control it, live longer.’
18th May 2020 International Museum Day Theme: ‘Museums for Equality: Diversity and Inclusion’
20th May 2020 World Bee Day Theme: Bee Engaged
20th May 2020 World Metrology Day Theme: Measurements for Global Trade
21st May 2020 World day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development --
21st May 2020 International Tea Day --
21st May 2020 National Anti-Terrorism Day --
22nd May 2020 International Day for Biological Diversity Theme: Our Solutions are in Nature
23rd May 2020 World Turtle Day Theme: ‘Adopt, Don’t Shop’
25th May 2020 World Thyroid Day --
25th May 2020 International Missing Children’s Day --
28th May 2020 International Day of Action for Women Health --
28th May 2020 World Hunger Day  --
29th May 2020 International Day of UN Peacekeepers Theme: Women in Peacekeeping: A key to Peace
30th May 2020 Statehood Day of Goa --
31st May 2020 World No Tobacco Day or Anti-Tobacco Day Theme: Protecting Youth from Industry Manipulation and preventing them from tobacco and nicotine use

April 2020

Date Day Theme
1st April 2020 Utkal Divas or Odisha Day--
2nd April 2020 World Autism Awareness Day Theme: “The Transition of Adulthood”
4th April 2020 ‘International Mine Awareness Day’ --
5th April 2020 National Maritime Day --
5th April 2020 International Day of Conscience --
6th April 2020 International Day of sports and Development Peace It is marked with a view as an annual celebration power of sports in making social change, developing committee, foster peace, and understanding.
7th April 2020 World Health Day Theme: Support Nurses and Midwives
7th April 2020 International Day of Reflection On the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.
10th April 2020 World Homeopathy Day Theme: ‘Linking Research with education and clinical practice: Advancing scientific collaborations’.
11th April 2020 National Safe Motherhood Day --
12th April 2020 International Day of Human Space Flight The day commemorates the anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s spaceflight in 1961 which was the first human space flight.
14th April 2020 World Chagas Disease Day --
14th April 2020 National Fire Service Day Theme: “Samanamagni – Saranam Agni”
15th April 2020 World Art Day --
15th April 2020 Himachal Day --
17th April 2020 World Hemophilia Day Theme: “Get + Involved”
18th April 2020 World Heritage Day Theme: ‘Shared Cultures, Thread Heritage, Shared Responsibility’
19th April 2020 World Liver Day --
20th April 2020 UN Chinese Language Day --
21st April 2020 Civil Service Day --
21st April 2020 World Creativity and Innovation Day --
22nd April 2020 Earth Day or International Mother Earth Day Theme: Climate Action
23rd April 2020 World Book and Copyright Day Theme: KL Baca-Caring through reading
23rd April 2020 English Language Day --
23rd April 2020 International Girls in ICT day Theme: Expand horizons, change attitudes
24th April 2020 National Panchayati Raj Day On this day, the Constitution of India recognized Panchayats as 'Institutions of self-government'. 
24th April 2020 International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace --
24th To 30th April 2020 World Immunization Week Theme: ‘#VaccinesWork for All.’
25th April 2020 World Malaria Day Theme: ‘Zero malaria starts with me’
25th April 2020 International Delegate’s Day To raise the awareness of the role of the representatives and delegates of the Member States to the United Nations.
25th April 2020 World Penguin Day --
25th April 2020 World Veterinary Day Theme: ‘Environmental protection for improving animal and human health.’
26th April 2020 World Intellectual Property Day Theme: ‘Innovate for a Green Future’
26th April 2020 International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day --
28th April 2020 World day for Safety and Health at Work Theme: Safety and Health at work can save lives
29th April 2020 International Dance Day --
29th April 2020 International Guide Dog Day --
29th April 2020 Ayushman Bharat Diwas To promote affordable medical facilities in remote areas of the country based on the socio-economic status.
30th April 2020 International Jazz Day --

March 2020

Date Day Theme
2nd March 2020 Zero Discrimination Day Theme: ZERO DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS
3rd March 2020 World Wildlife Day Theme: "Sustaining all life on earth"
3rd March 2020 World Hearing Day Theme: “Hearing for life. Don’t let hearing loss limit you”.
4th March 2020 National Safety Day To raise awareness about the safety measures to prevent mishaps and accidents due to lack of awareness.
7th March 2020 Jan Aushadhi Diwas To create awareness and providing a thrust to the use of generic medicines.
8th March 2020 International Women’s Day Theme: ‘An equal world is an enabled world’.
12th March 2020 World Kidney Day Theme: “Kidney Health for Everyone Everywhere–from Prevention to Detection and Equitable Access to Care.”
15th March 2020 World Consumer Day To raise global awareness about consumer rights and needs.
16th March 2020 National Vaccination Day Theme: VaccinesWork for All
18th March 2020 Ordnance Factories Day The day is celebrated by displaying the rifles, guns, artillery, ammunition, etc in exhibitions all over India.
18th March 2020 Global Recycling Day Theme: “Recycling Heroes”
20th March 2020 World Sparrow Day Theme: “I Love Sparrow”
20th March 2020 International Day of Happiness Theme: ‘Happiness For All, Together’
20th March 2020 French Language Day To promote equal use of all six official working languages throughout the organization.
21st March 2020 International Day of Forests Theme: Forests and Biodiversity
21st March 2020 International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination For the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2020 is focused on the midterm review of the International Decade for People of African Descent.
21st March 2020 World Down Syndrome Day Theme:  “We Decide”
21st March 2020 World Poetry Day To encourage a return to the oral tradition of poetry recitals, to encourage the teaching of poetry as well as to restore a dialogue between poetry and the other arts such as theatre, dance, music, and painting.
21st March 2020 International Nowruz Day To celebrate “Nowruz” which is an ancestral festivity and marks the first day of spring as well as the renewal of nature.
22nd March 2020 World Water Day Theme: “Water and Climate Change”
23rd March 2020 World Meteorological Day Theme: “Water and Climate Change”
24th March 2020 World Tuberculosis Day Theme: ‘It’s Time’
24th March 2020 International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims  Theme: “Monsignor Óscar Arnulfo Romero”
25th March 2020 International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade Theme: “Confronting Slavery’s Legacy of Racism Together”
25th March 2020 International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members To mobilize action, demand justice and strengthen our resolve to protect UN staff and peacekeepers, as well as our colleagues in the non-governmental community and the press.
27th March 2020 World Theatre Day It is celebrated annually on the 27th March by ITI Centres and the international theatre community. 
30th March 2020 Statehood Day Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the people of Rajasthan on its State Day. 

February 2020

Date Day Theme
1st February 2020 Foundation Day of the Indian Coast Guard --
2nd February 2020 World Wetlands Day Theme: "Wetlands and Biodiversity" 
4th February 2020 World Cancer Day Theme: “I Am and I Will”
6th February 2020 International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation Theme: Unleashing Youth Power
10th February 2020 World Pulses Day To recognize the importance of pulses (chickpeas, dry beans, lentils, dry peas and lupins among others) as a global food.
10th February 2020 National Deworming Day Children and adolescents in the age group of 1 to 19 years are being administered a single dose of a safe medicine Albendazole in all states and Union Territories.
11th February 2020 International Day of Women and Girls in Science To recognize the critical role of women and girls play in science and technology.
11th February 2020 World Unani Day To mark the birth anniversary of great Unani scholar and social reformer Hakim Ajmal Khan.
12th February 2020 National Productivity Council (NPC) To promote productivity culture in India.
13th February 2020 World Radio Day Theme: “Radio and Diversity”
13th February 2020 National Womens Day The day was designated to honour the work and contribution of Sarojini Naidu.
15th February 2020 World Pangolin Day This international effort raises awareness about pangolin species and mobilizes various stakeholders to speed up conservation efforts.
19th February 2020 Soil Health Card Day To commemorates the day Soil Health Card Scheme (SHC) was launched by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on February 19, 2015, at Suratgarh, Rajasthan.
20th February 2020 World Day of Social Justice The International Labour Organization unanimously adopted the ILO Declaration on Social Justice for a Fair Globalization on 10 June 2008.
20th February 2020 Arunachal Pradesh & Mizoram Statehood Day On this day in 1987 and Mizoram was declared a state in 1972.
20th February 2020 70th National Democracy Day Every year, Falgun 7 of the Nepali calendar is commemorated as the National Democracy Day in Nepal.
21st February 2020 Matribhasha Diwas Theme: ‘Celebrating our Multilingual Heritage’
21st February 2020 International Mother Language Day Theme: “Languages without borders.”
24th February 2020 Central Excise Day To honour the officers associated with CBEC and their services.

January 2020

Date Day Theme
4th January 2020 World Braille Day To raise awareness of the importance of Braille as a means of communication in the full realization of the human rights for blind and partially sighted people.
6th January 2020 World Day of War Orphans To address the war orphans as it has become a growing worldwide humanitarian and social crisis.
9th January 2020 Pravasi Bhartiya Divas To mark the contribution of the overseas Indian community in the development of India.
10th January 2020 World Hindi Day To promote the use of Hindi language abroad.
12th January 2020 National Youth Day To make sure that the students across the country can be encouraged to learn about life, the ideas and philosophy of Swami Vivekananda and apply them in their lives.
13th January 2020 Lohri Day Lohri is termed as the festival of farmers in Northern India. It is observed a night before Makar Sankranti. 
14th January 2020 Fourth Armed Forces Veterans Day To respect and recognise the first Indian Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Armed Forces who retired on 14th Jan 1953.
15th January 2020 72nd Army Day To commemorate the day when General KM Carriappa took over the command of Army and became the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army after Independence.
15th January 2020 145th Foundation Day of IMD Ministry of Earth Science under which IMD (Indian Meteorological Department) functions.
18th January 2020 15th Raising Day of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) To lay down the policies, plans and guidelines for disaster management.
24th January 2020 International Day of Education Theme: ‘Learning for people, planet, prosperity and peace’.
24th January 2020 National Girl Child Day Theme: “Aware girl child-able Madhya Pradesh"
25th January 2020 National Tourism Day To raise awareness about the importance of tourism for the country’s economy.
25th January 2020 National Voters Day Theme: ‘Electoral Literacy for Stronger Democracy'.
26th January 2020 Bharat Parv 2020 Theme: 'Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat' and 'Celebrating 150 Years of Mahatma Gandhi'.
26th January 2020 International Customs Day The role of custom officials and agencies in maintaining border security. 
26th January 2020 Republic Day It marks the day when India declared itself a Sovereign, Democratic and Republic state.
30th January 2020 Martyrs' Day To honour the sacrifices made by the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.
30th January 2020 World Neglected Disease Day The day creates awareness in addressing tropical diseases. 
30th January 2020 World Leprosy Day Theme: “Leprosy isn’t what you think”.

December 2019

Date Day Theme
1st December 2019 World Aids Day Theme: "Communities Make the Difference"
1st December 2019 Indigenous Faith Day To preserve the rich culture and identity of the State.
2nd December 2019 International Day for the Abolition of Slavery To raise awareness of the atrocities of modern slavery.
3rd December 2019 International Day of Persons with Disabilities Theme:  “Promoting the Participation of Persons with Disabilities and their leadership: Taking Action on the 2030 Development Agenda”
4th December 2019 Indian Navy Day  Theme: "Indian Navy - Silent, Strong and Swift".
5th December 2019 International Volunteer Day Theme: “Volunteer for an inclusive future”
5th December 2019 World Soil Day Theme: “Stop soil erosion, Save our future”
7th December 2019 Armed Forces Flag Day To express gratitude to the nation towards forces guarding the borders and their families.
7th December 2019 International Civil Aviation Theme: “75 Years of Connecting the World”
9th December 2019 International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime To raise awareness of the Genocide Convention and its role in combating and preventing the crime of genocide, as defined in the Convention, and to commemorate and honour its victims.
9th December 2019 International Anti-Corruption Day Theme: “United Against Corruption”
10th December 2019 World Human Rights Day Theme: “Youth Standing up for Human Rights”
11th December 2019 International Mountain Day Theme: “Mountains Matter for Youth”
12th December 2019 International Day of Neutrality To promote the use of preventive diplomacy, which is the core objective of the UN.
12th December 2019 International Universal Health Coverage Day Theme: “Keep the promise”
14th December 2019 National Energy Conservation Day To showcase India’s achievements in energy efficiency and conservation and spread mass awareness.
14th December 2019 Martyred Intellectuals Day To commemorate the intellectuals killed by the Pakistan army on this day in 1971.
15th December 2019 International Tea Day To draw global attention to the impact of the global tea trade on workers and growers for price supports and fair trade.
16th December 2019 Vijay Diwas To commemorate India’s victory over Pakistan in 1971 war.
18th December 2019 Minorities Rights Day By National Commission for minorities in India.
18th December 2019 International Migrants Day To protect the rights of migrant workers and members of their families.
20th December 2019 International Human Solidarity Day To remind governments to respect their commitments to international agreements.
22nd December 2019 National Mathematics Day To raise awareness among people about the importance of mathematics for the development of humanity.
23rd December 2019 National Farmers’ Day To promote awareness among people about the importance of the farmers to the society and overall economic and social development of the country.
24th December 2019 National Consumer Day Theme: “alternate consumer grievance/dispute redressal”.
25th December 2019 Good Governance Day To honour Prime Minister Vajpayee by fostering awareness among the Indian people of accountability in government.

November 2019

Date Day Theme
1st November 2019 State’s Formation Day Formation day for five States -
Kerala, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Karnataka
1st November 2019 World Vegan Day To focus and promote the lifestyle of vegans and their importance.
1st November 2019 Army Aviation Crops To celebrate the Thirty Fourth Raising Day of Army aviation corps.
5th November 2019 World Tsunami Awareness Day --
6th November 2019 International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict To ensure that the environment is not destroyed during incidents of armed confrontations.
7th November 2019 National Cancer Awareness Day To stress upon the early detection and cure of cancer.
7th November 2019 Infant Protection Day To spread awareness about the safety of infants and protect their lives by taking proper care of infants.
8th November 2019 International Day of Radiology 2019 Theme: "Sports Imaging"
9th November 2019 Foundation Day of Uttarakhand To Celebrate the 18th Foundation Day of Uttarakhand.
9th November 2019 Legal Services Day -- 
11th November 2019 World Science Day for Peace and Development Theme: “Open science, leaving no one behind”
11th November 2019 National Education Day To celebrate the birth anniversary of Independent India's first Education Minister, freedom fighter, scholar and eminent educationist Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. 
12th November 2019 Public Service Broadcasting Day  To commemorate first and only visit of Bapu to All India Radio.
12th November 2019 World Pneumonia Day Theme: “Healthy lungs for all”
12th November 2019 550th birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev --
13th November 2019 World Kindness Day Theme: Empathy, encouraging people across the globe to better understand “the pains of others” and touch their lives “positively”
14th November 2019 Children’s Day To commemorate the birth anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru.
14th November 2019 World Diabetes Day (WDD) Theme: “Family and Diabetes”
16th November 2019 “International Day for Tolerance” To Promote the Tolerence and Non-Violence
16th November 2019 National Press Day To commemorate the establishment of the Press Council of India.
17th November 2019 “World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims” Theme: Road Safety- Safer Vehicles
17th November 2019 National Epilepsy Day To create awareness about the disease.
19th November 2019 World Toilet Day To tackle the global sanitation crisis.
20th November 2019 Africa Industrialization Day Theme: “Positioning African Industry to Supply the AfCFTA Market”
21st November 2019 World Philosophy Day --
21st November 2019 World Fisheries Day --
21st November 2019 World Television Day --
22nd November 2019 World COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Day Theme: All Together to End COPD
25th November 2019 International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women Theme: “Orange the World: Generation Equality Stands Against Rape”
26th November 2019 National Milk Day --
26th November 2019 Constitution Day --
29th November 2019 International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People --

October 2019

Date Day Theme
1st October 2019 International Day of Older Persons Theme: The Journey to Age Equality
1st October 2019 International Coffee Day --
2nd October 2019 International Day of Non-Violence
--
2nd October To 13th October 2019 Paryatan Parv 2019 --
4th October 2019 World Animal Day --
4th October To 10th October 2019 World Space Week Theme: The Moon: Gateway to the Stars
5th October 2019 World Teacher’s Day Theme: ‘Young Teachers: The future of the Profession’
7th October To 11th October 2019 World Cotton Day --
7th October 2019 World Habitat Day Theme: Frontier Technologies as an innovative tool to transform waste to wealth
9th October 2019 World Post Day --
10th October 2019 World Mental Health Day Theme: Suicide Prevention
10th October 2019 World Sight Day --
11th October 2019 International Day of the Girl Child Theme: GirlForce: Unscripted and Unstoppable
11th October 2019 World Obesity Day --
12th October 2019 World Migratory Bird Day Theme: Protect Birds: Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution!
13th October 2019 International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction Theme: Reduce disaster damage to critical infrastructure and disruption of basic services
14th October 2019 World Standards Day Theme: Video standards create a global stage
15th October 2019 International Day of Rural Women Theme: “Rural Women and Girls Building Climate Resilience”
15th October 2019 World Student’s Day --
15th October 2019 World Math’s Day --
15th October 2019 Global Handwashing Day Theme: Global Handwashing Day is Clean Hands for All
15th October 2019 White Cane Safety Day --
16th October 2019 World Food Day Theme: “Our Actions Are Our Future”
17th October 2019 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty Theme: Acting Together to Empower Children, their Families and Communities to End Poverty
20th October 2019 World Statistics Day Theme: “Better Data, Better Lives”
21st October 2019 World Iodine Deficiency Day --
22nd October 2019 International Stuttering Awareness Day --
23rd October 2019 International Snow Leopard Day --
23rd October 2019 National Mole Day --
24th October 2019 United Nations Day --
24th October 2019 World Development Information Day --
24th October 2019 World Polio Day --
25th October 2019 Ayurveda Day
--
27th October 2019 Infantry Day
--
27th October 2019 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage Theme: “Engage the Past Through Sound and Images”
28th October 2019 International Animation Day --
28th October to 2nd November 2019 Vigilance Awareness Week Theme- “Integrity- a way of life”
29th October 2019 World Stroke Day --
29th October 2019 International Internet Day --
30th October 2019 World Thrift Day --
31st October 2019 World Cities Day Theme: “Changing the world: innovations and better life for future generations” 
31st October 2019 National Unity Day --

September 2019

Date Day Theme
September 1-7 National Nutrition Week The crisis of malnutrition in India
September 2 World Coconut Day Coconut for family wellness
September 8 International Literacy Day Literature and Multilingualism
September 10 World Suicide Prevention Day Working together to prevent suicide
September 12 United Nations Day for South South Cooperation From commitment to actions-Follow up to Buenos Aires
September 14 World First Aid Day Addressing exclusion through first aid
September  14 Hindi Diwas To mark the importance of Hindi language in the country
September 15 National Engineers Day Engineering for change
September 15 International Day of Democracy Participation
September 16 World Ozone Day 32 years of healing
September 18 World Bamboo Day Bamboo for sustainable development goals of United Nations
September 21 International Day of Peace Climate actions for peace
September 21 World Alzheimer’s Day Raising awareness and challenging stigma
September  22 World Rose Day To bring happiness in the lives of cancer patients
September 22 World Rhino Day Five Rhino species forever
September 23 International Day of Sign Language Sign language-Rights for all
September 26 World Maritime Day Empowering women in the maritime community
September 27 World Tourism Day Tourism and jobs-a better future for all
September 28 World Rabies Day Rabies-vaccinate to eliminate
September 28 Freedom from hunger day To raise awareness  about global hunger and poverty
September 29 World Deaf Day Sign languages-Right for all
September 29 World Heart Day My heart, Your heart
September 30 International Translation Day Translation and indigenous languages

August 2019

Date Day Theme
1st Aug to 7th Aug 2019 World Breastfeeding Week Theme: “Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding”.
6th August 2019 Hiroshima Day To remembrance of the first atomic bombing of the world by the United States in the city of Hiroshima.
7th August 2019 5th National Handloom Day To honour the handloom weavers in the country and also highlight India’s handloom industry. 
9th August 2019 International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples Theme: Indigenous Languages.
9th August 2019 Nagasaki Day On this day the US dropped the atomic bomb on the Nagasaki city of Japan in 1945 during World War II. 
10th August 2019 World Biofuel Day Theme: “Production of Biodiesel from Used Cooking Oil (UCO)”
12th August 2019 International Youth Day Theme: “Transforming education”.
12th August 2019 World Elephant Day To create awareness and bring attention to the urgent plight (dangerous situation) of Asian and African elephants. 
13th August 2019 World Organ Donation Day To motivate people to donate their healthy and precious organs after death to save lives. 
15th August 2019 73rd Independence Day The Day will be celebrated by colours and various events across the country.
19th August 2019 World Humanitarian Day To pay tribute to workers who risk their lives in humanitarian services and to gather support for people affected by crises around the world. 
19th August 2019 World Photography Day People around the world can communicate their feelings and express themselves through the art of photography.
20th August 2019 Sadbhavana Diwas To commemorate the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
21st August 2019 International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism To aid healing and recovery as well as become stronger and more united against terrorism.
21st August 2019 World Senior Citizens Day To increase awareness about the issues that affect older adults.
22nd August 2019 International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief To honor the victims and survivors of disgraceful acts who often remain forgotten.
23rd August 2019 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition To inscribe the tragedy of the slave trade in the memory of all peoples.
29th August 2019 International Day Against Nuclear Tests  To increase awareness and education about the effects of nuclear weapon test explosions.
29th August 2019 National Sports Day To mark the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand. 
30th August 2019 International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances To prevent enforced disappearances and bring to justice those responsible, as enforced disappearance has frequently been used as a strategy to spread terror within the society. 

July 2019

Date Days Theme
1st July 2019 GST Day To mark the Second anniversary of the new indirect tax regime. 
1st July 2019 National Doctor's Day  Theme: "Zero tolerance to violence against doctors and clinical establishment"
2nd July 2019 World UFO Day To encourage the government to reveal their flies on UFO sightings.
6th July 2019 International Day of Cooperatives Theme:  COOPS 4 DECENT WORK
6th July 2019 World Zoonoes Day To raise awareness of the risk of zoonotic diseases amongst the people.
11th July 2019 World Population Day To spread the awareness about population growth.
12th July 2019 National Simplicity Day To honour Henry David Thoreau who advocates the life of simplicity.
12th July 2019 National Paper Bag Day To recognise the importance of an invention of Paper Bag
15th July 2019 World Skills Day Theme: “Learning to learn for life and work”
17th July 2019 World Day of International Justice Theme: 'If you want Peace and Development, Work for Social Justice'.
18th July 2019 Nelson Mandela International Day Theme: “Take Action; Inspire Change; Make Every Day a Mandela Day.” 
23rd July 2019 National Broadcasting Day --
24th July 2019 Income Tax Day --
24th July 2019 National Thermal Engineer Day --
25th July 2019 National Refreshment Day --
28th July 2019 World Hepatitis Day Theme: “Invest in eliminating hepatitis”
28TH July 2019 World Nature Conservation To increase awareness about protecting the natural resources 
28th July 2019 National Parents Day To promote the responsible parenting and to recognise positive parental role models.
29th July 2019 Global Tiger Day To create awareness about tiger conservation.
30th July 2019 World Day Against Trafficking Theme: Human Trafficking: “Call Your Government To Action”

June 2019

Date Day Theme
1st June 2019 World Milk Day Theme: “Drink Milk: Today & Everyday.”
1st June 2019 Global Day of Parents Theme: “Honor Your Parents”
2nd June 2019 Telangana State Formation Day --
3rd June 2019 World Bicycle Day --
4th June 2019 International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression --
3rd June to 7th June 2019 Financial Literacy Week Theme: ‘Farmers’
5th June 2019 World Environment Day Theme: “Beat Air Pollution”
7th June 2019 World Food Safety Day Theme: “Food Safety, everyone’s business”. 
8th June 2019 World Oceans Day Theme: “Gender and Oceans”
12th June 2019 World Day Against Child Labour Theme: Children shouldn’t work in fields, but on dreams!
13th June 2019 International Albinism Awareness Day Theme: Still Standing Strong.
14th June 2019 World Blood Donor Day Theme: Blood Donation and Universal Access to Safe Blood Transfusion.
17th June 2019 World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought Theme: “Let’s grow the future together.”
20th June 2019 World Refugee Day Theme: Take A Step on World Refugee Day.
21st June 2019 Fifth International Yoga Day Theme: Climate Action
26th June 2019 International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking Theme: 'Health for Justice. Justice for Health'. 
27th June 2019 MSME Day Theme: Big Money For Small Business: Financing the SDGs.
29th June 2019 Statistics Day Theme: Statistics Day is Sustainable Development Goals.

May 2019

DateDayTheme
May 1 International Workers' Day “Sustainable Pension for all: The Role of Social Partners”.
May1 Gujarat and Maharashtra foundation day In 1960, two western states Gujarat and Maharashtra were formed from Bombay state.

May 2

World Tuna Day
It is observed to raise awareness about the importance of tuna and to promote more sustainable fishing practices. Started in 2017.

May 3

World Press Freedom Day
Media for Democracy: Journalism and Elections in Times of Disinformation”

May 3

National Space Day
Every Year National Space Day is celebrated on the first Friday of May to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields among young people.
May 4 Coal Miners Day Highlight the toughest profession and the people working in coal mines.
May 5 World Laughter Day World Laughter Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of May every year. It is a day to raise awareness about laughter and its many healing benefits. First celebrated in 1998.
May 5 International Midwives Day “Midwives: Defenders of Women’s Rights”
May 6 International No Diet Day This day is celebrated to promoting a healthy lifestyle and raise awareness of the dangers and futility of dieting.
May 7 World Asthma Day ‘STOP for Asthma’.
May 8 World Red Cross Day #Love.
May 8 International Thalassaemia Day Universal access to quality thalassaemia healthcare services: Building bridges with and for patients. “
May 9 Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore Rabindranath Tagore 158th birth anniversary, also known as Pochise Boishakh 2019. He is the only known person to have written the national anthems for two different countries.
May 11 National Technology Day Science for People and People for Science”.
May 11 and October 12 World Migratory Bird Day The day is celebrated every year to raise awareness of issues affecting migratory birds. The theme for 2019 is : “Protect Birds: Be the Solution to Plastic Pollution!”
May 12 International Nurses Day  "Nurses – A Voice to Lead – Health for All".
May 15 International Day of Families “Families and Climate Action: Focus on SDG 13".
May 16 Sikkim Foundation Day On 16 May 1975 that Sikkim, India’s least populous state officially became a part of India after 36th constitutional Amendment.
May 16 International Day of Light IDL aims to raise awareness of the critical role light-based technologies play in our lives, elevating science, technology, art, and culture to help achieve the goals of UNESCO – education, equality, and peace.
May 16 National Dengue Day It is observed to create awareness about dengue; and to intensify preventive measures and preparedness for the control of disease in the country before transmission season starts.
May 17 World Telecommunication and Information Society Day "Bridging the standardisation gap".
May 20 World Bee Day It is celebrated to raise awareness of the importance of bees.
May 20 World Metrology Day The International System of Units - Fundamentally better
May 21 Anti-Terrorism Day It is observed to raise awareness about the violence caused by the terrorists and also in the memory of former Indian PM Rajiv Gandhi.
May 22 International Day for Biological Diversity 'Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health'.
May 29 International Everest Day Nepal decided to observe the International Everest day as International Everest Day since 2008, when the legendary climber Hillary passed away.
May 29 International Day of UN Peacekeepers “Protecting Civilians, Protecting Peace”

May 31
World No Tobacco Day Tobacco and lung health."

April 2019

Date Day Theme/Aim
April 1-7 Prevention of Blindness Week  To alert and awaken the society towards various factors which causes blindness
April 2 World Autism Awareness Day Theme: Assistive Technologies, Active Participation
April 4 International Mine Awareness Day  Theme: 'United Nations Promotes SDGs- Safe Ground- Safe Home'
April 5 National Maritime Day Theme: “Indian Ocean- An Ocean of Opportunity”
April 6 International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
April 7 World Health Day Theme: Universal Health Coverage: everyone, everywhere”
April 7-13 World Allergy Week 2019  The theme for World Allergy Week 2019 is “The Global Problem of Food Allergy”.
April 10 World Homeopathy Day
April 11 National Safe Motherhood Day (NSMD) The theme of 2019 NSMD is "Midwives for Mothers".
April 11 World Parkinson's Day Parkinson's disease is a progressive nervous system disorder.
April 12 International Day of Human Space Flight
April 12 International Day for Street Children Aim: To give a louder voice to the millions of street children all around the world so their rights cannot be ignored.
April 13 Rajouri Day Aim: To commemorate the bravery and valour of the soldiers who laid down their lives for the liberation of Rajouri district
April 17 World Haemophilia Day The theme for 2019 is"Reaching out - connect to your community."
April 18 World Heritage Day Theme: Rural Landscapes.
April 21 Civil Services Day Not Observed due to  Lok Sabha elections.
April 22 Annual Earth Day Theme: 'Protect Our Species'.
April 23 English Language Day Commemorate both the birthday and date of death of William Shakespeare.
April 23 World Book Day
April 24 National Panchayati Raj Day
April 25 World Malaria Day Theme: Zero Malaria Starts with Me
April 26 World Intellectual Property Day Theme: Reach for Gold: IP and Sports
April 28 World Veterinary Day 2019  The theme for the day is the Value of Vaccination
April 29 International Dance Day Aim: To celebrate dance, revel in the universality of this art form, cross all political, cultural and ethnic barriers and bring people together with a common language which is the dance.
April 24-30 World Immunization Week
April 30 Ayushman Bharat Diwas Aim: To create awareness about the National Health Protection Mission and verify and update details in the Socio-Economic and Caste Census database.

March 2019

Date Day Theme/Aim
1st March 2019 Zero Discrimination DayTheme: "Act to change laws that Discriminate"
3rd March 2019World Wildlife DayTheme: “Life Below Water: For people and planet”.
4th March 2019 National Security Day and National Safety Day--
8th March 2019 International Women's DayTheme:"Think equal, build smart, innovate for change"
10th March 2019 National Immunisation Day--
14th March 2019 World Kidney's Day Theme: Kidney Health for Everyone Everywhere.

15 March 2019 World Sleep Day Theme: "Healthy Sleep, Healthy Aging"
15 March 2019 World Consumer Rights Day Theme: "Trusted Smart Products"
20 March 2019 World Sparrow Day Theme: "I Love Sparrows"
20 March 2019 International Day of Happiness Theme: "Happier Together"
21 March 2019 International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Theme: Mitigating and countering rising nationalist populism and extreme supremacist ideologies”.
21 March 2019 World Down Syndrome Day --
21 March 2019 World Poetry Day --
21 March, 2019 International Day of Forests 2019 Theme: Forests and Education – Learn to Love Forests
22 March 2019 World Water Day Theme: Leave No One Behind.
22 March 2019 107th Bihar Diwas Aim: To commemorate the day when Bihar was carved out of the Bengal Presidency in the year 1912.
23 March Shaheed Divas or Martyr’s Day --
23 March World Meteorological Day Theme: The Sun, the Earth and the Weather”
24 March World Tuberculosis Day Theme: ‘It’s time
26 March World Purple Day Aim: To share stories and start conversations about epilepsy and to raise funds.
27 March World Theatre Day --
30th March World Rajasthan Day --

February 2019

Date Day Theme/Aim
2nd February 2019 World Wetlands Day  Theme: "Wetlands and Climate Change".
4th February 2019 World Cancer Day Theme: "I Am and I Will"
4th – 10th February 2019 National Road Safety Week Theme: Sadak Suraksha-Jeevan Raksha
6th February 2019 International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation Aim: Celebrated as part of the UN’s efforts to eradicate female genital mutilation.
10th February 2019 World Pulses Day Aim: To highlight the contribution of Pulses to sustainable food production and towards food security and nutrition.
10th February 2019 National Deworming day Aim: To deworm all preschool and school-age children between the ages of 1-19 years.
11th February  2019 Unani Day Aim: For the distribution of AYUSH Awards for Unani Medicine 
11th February 2019 International Day of Women and Girls in Science Theme: “Investment in Women and Girls in Science for Inclusive Green Growth.”
11th February 2019 World Day of the Sick 2019 --
12th – 18th February 2019 National Productivity Week Theme: Circular Economy for Productivity & Sustainability
13th February 2019 World Radio Day Theme:  Dialogue, Tolerance and Peace.
20th February 2019 World Day of Social Justice Theme: If You Want Peace & Development, Work for Social Justice
21st February 2019 International Mother Language Day Theme: Indigenous languages as a factor in development, peace and reconciliation
24th February 2019 Central Excise Day  Aim:  To encourage the Employees of the excise department to carry out the central excise duty all over India in a better way.
27th February 2019 World NGO day Aim: To inspire people to become more active and encourage to be involved within NGOs and both the public and private sector for the betterment of society.
28th February 2019 National Science Day Theme: Science for the People, and People for the Science
28th February 2019 Rare Disease Day Theme: Bridging health and social care

January 2019

Date Day Theme/Aim
1st January 2019 Global Family Day Theme: "One Day In Peace"
1st January 2019 Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Day To develop state of the art weapon system for the country's armed forces. 
4th January 2019 World Braille Day To commemorate the importance of braille.
9th January 2019 Bharatiya Pravasi Day or Non-Resident Day Theme: "Role of Indian Diaspora in building New India"
10th January 2019 World Hindi Day To spread the greatness of Hindi language
11th January 2019 Missionary day It commemorates the arrival of the first two Christian missionaries to the area in 1894.
12th January 2019 National Youth Day Theme: “Let's Bring Change to the World”.
15th January 2019 Indian Army Day Theme: NATION FIRST
24th January 2019 National Girl Child Day Theme: Empowering Girls for a Brighter Tomorrow
24th  January 2019 International Day of Education Focus on improving the universal quality of education
25th  January 2019 National Voters Day Theme: No voter to be left behind
25th  January 2019 National Tourism Day To raise awareness of the importance of tourism for the country's economy.
26th January 2019 Republic Day Theme:  ‘Gandhi’
26th January 2019 International Customs Day Theme: “Smart Borders for Seamless Trade, Travel and Transport”.
27th  January 2019 International Holocaust Remembrance Day Theme: Holocaust Remembrance: Demand and Defend Your Human Rights
27th  January 2019 World Leprosy Day Theme: ‘ending discrimination, stigma and prejudice’.  
28th  January 2019 Data Privacy Day Theme: Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust
30th January 2019 National Martyr’s Day or Sarvodaya Day or Shaheed Diwas To pay homage to the victims who fought for the freedom, welfare and progress of India and sacrificed their lives.

Can I help you?

ramandeep singh

Hey I am Ramandeep Singh. I am determined to help students preparing for RBI, SEBI, NABARD and IBPS exams. Do you want me to help you ?

Join my class here
    Follow me:
Close Menu
Close Menu