List of NSE & BSE Holidays in 2022

BSE and NSE, also known as Bombay Stock Exchange and National Stock Exchange respectively are the two leading stock exchanges in India. Both of them work on weekdays and are usually closed on Saturday and Sunday.

In total, there will be 13 holidays for NSE & BSE in 2022. Stock market traders need to keep a tab upon these days and plan their trading schedule accordingly. Check the NSE & BSE holiday list below.

Trading Holidays For BSE & NSE

Date Day Holidays
January 26, 2022
Wednesday Republic Day
March 01, 2022
Tuesday Mahashivratri
March 18, 2022
Friday Holi
April 14, 2022
Thursday Mahavir Jayanti / Dr.Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti
April 15, 2022
Friday Good Friday
May 03, 2022
Tuesday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id)
August 09, 2022
Tuesday Muharram
August 15, 2022
Monday Independence Day
August 31, 2022
Wednesday Ganesh Chaturthi
October 05, 2022
Wednesday Dussehra
October 24, 2022
Monday Diwali-Laxmi Pujan**
October 26, 2022
Wednesday Diwali Balipratipada
November 08, 2022
Tuesday Gurunanak Jayanti

NSE & BSE Holidays Falling On Saturday / Sunday

Date Day Holidays
April 10, 2022
Sunday Ram Navami
May 01, 2022
Sunday Maharashtra Day
July 10, 2022
Sunday Bakri Id
October 02, 2022
Sunday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
December 25, 2022
Sunday Christmas

** Timings for the Muhurat trading shall be notified by the Exchange subsequently.

The Exchange may alter / change any of the above holidays, for which a separate circular shall be issued

References: Bombay Stock Exchange and National Stock Exchange


A. Pre-open session

  • Order entry & modification (open): 09:00 AM

  • Order entry & modification (close): 09:08 AM*

*Random closure may happen at the last minute.

C. Closing Session

  • Closing Session: 03.40 PM and 04.00 PM

B. Regular trading session

  • Normal / Limited Physical Market Open: 09:15 AM

  • Normal / Limited Physical Market Close: 03:30 PM

D. Block Deal Session Timings

  • Morning Window: 08:45 AM to 09:00 AM

  • Afternoon Window: 02:05 PM to 2:20 PM

FAQs on BSE/NSE Holidays in 2022

On a clearing holiday, the NSE continues to remain functional except no settlement happens that day. These are usually the year-end holidays.

There are 13 BSE & NSE holidays in the year 2022 excluding the holidays that are falling on Saturday and Sunday.

The block deal session timings are 8:45 - 9.00 AM and 2.05 - 2.20 PM.

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