2015 Market Holidays for NSE, BSE and MCX

Can you guess whether there are more or less holidays this year than last? So far we only have 15 trading holidays this year compared to 19 from 2014. Here’s the full list so you know when you can take a break from trading:

Trading Holidays for NSE Cash, BSE Cash and NSE F&O

DateDayHoliday
January 26MondayRepublic Day
February 17TuesdayMahashivratri
March 6FridayHoli
April 2ThursdayMahavir Jayanti
April 3FridayGood Friday
April 14TuesdayDr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti
May 1FridayMaharashtra Day
September 17ThursdayGanesh Chaturthi
September 25FridayBakri ID
October 2FridayMahatma Gandhi Jayanti
October 22ThursdayDasera
November 11WednesdayDiwali Laxmi Pujan*
November 12ThursdayDiwali Balipratipada
November 25WednesdayGurunanak Jayanti
December 25FridayChristmas

* Muhurat trading will be conducted on Wednesday, November 11, 2015. The timings will be communicated subsequently.

Trading Holidays for NSE Currency Derivatives, BSE Currency Derivatives

DateDayHoliday
January 26MondayRepublic Day
February 17TuesdayMahashivratri
February 19ThursdayChhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti
March 6FridayHoli
April 1WednesdayAnnual Bank Closing
April 2ThursdayMahavir Jayanti
April 3FridayGood Friday
April 14TuesdayDr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti
May 1FridayMaharashtra Day
May 4MondayBuddha Pournima
August 18TuesdayParsi New Year
September 17ThursdayGanesh Chaturthi
September 25FridayBakri Id
October 2FridayMahatma Gandhi Jayanthi
October 22ThursdayDussehra
November 11WednesdayDiwali Laxmi Pujan
November 12ThursdayDiwali Balipratipada
November 25WednesdayGurunanak Jayanti
December 24ThursdayId-e-Milad
December 25FridayChristmas

Trading Holidays for MCX Commodities

DateDayHolidayMorning Session (10:00 AM to 5:00 PM)Evening Session (5:00 PM to 11:30/11:55 PM)
January 15ThursdayNew Yearís DayOpenClosed
January 15MondayRepublic DayClosedClosed
February 15TuesdayMahashivratriClosedOpen
March 15FridayHoliClosedOpen
April 15ThursdayMahavir JayantiClosedOpen
April 15FridayGood FridayClosedClosed
April 15TuesdayDr. Ambedkar JayantiClosedOpen
May 15FridayMaharashtra DayClosedOpen
May 15MondayBudha PurnimaClosedOpen
August 15SaturdayIndependence DayClosedClosed
September 15ThursdayGanesh ChaturthiClosedOpen
September 15FridayBakri ID (IduiL Zuha)ClosedOpen
October 15FridayGandhi JayantiClosedClosed
October 15ThursdayDussseraClosedOpen
November 15WednesdayDiwali - Laxmi PujaClosedOpen (from 6 PM to 8:30 PM)
November 15ThursdayDiwali - BalipratipadaClosedOpen
November 15WednesdayGuru Nanak JayantiClosedOpen
December 15ThursdayId E Milad (Prophet Mohammadis Birthday)ClosedOpen
December 15FridayChristmasClosedClosed
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