Janmashtami (Smarta) is a restricted holiday in India. In the table below, you will find when Janmashtami (Smarta) is official marked and celebrated in India over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Year Day of the Week Date Name
2010
Wednesday September 1 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2011
Monday August 22 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2012
Thursday August 9 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2013
Wednesday August 28 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2014
Sunday August 17 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2015
Saturday September 5 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2016
Thursday August 25 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2017
Monday August 14 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2018
Sunday September 2 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2019
Saturday August 24 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2020
Tuesday August 11 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2021
Monday August 30 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2022
Thursday August 18 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2023
Wednesday September 6 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2024
Monday August 26 Janmashtami (Smarta)
2025
Friday August 15 Janmashtami (Smarta)

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