BSE Holidays 2024 List: All you need to know

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BSE Holidays 2022

Bombay Stock Exchange or BSE is an Indian stock exchange established in 1875. Located on Dalal Street in Mumbai, it is the oldest stock exchange in Asia. BSE is also the first stock exchange recognized by the government of India in 1957. Almost 30 years after its recognition, BSE launched its S&P BSE SENSEX index to measure the exchange’s overall performance. 

BSE made a huge transition in 1995 by switching from manual floor trading to electronic trading system. The exchange takes and executes millions of orders daily and operates from Monday to Friday. It remains closed on Saturday and Sunday and on holidays announced in advance. The BSE holidays 2024 feature all the holidays of the calendar year. The stock exchange has also announced the holidays list for 2024.

BSE Holidays 2024:

Serial No.Holiday NameDateDay
1Republic DayJanuary 26Friday
2MahashivratriFebruary 9Friday
3HoliFebruary 27Wednesday
4Good FridayMarch 29Friday
5Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar JayantiApril 14Sunday
6Ram NavamiApril 8Monday
7Mahavir JayantiApril 17Wednesday
8Good FridayApril 19Friday
9Id-ul-FitrMay 16Thursday
10Buddha PurnimaMay 18Saturday
11Independence DayAugust 15Thursday
12Ganesh ChaturthiSeptember 2Monday
13Id-ul-Zuha (Bakri Id)September 10Tuesday
14Mahatma Gandhi JayantiOctober 2Wednesday
15DussehraOctober 8Tuesday
16Diwali (Laxmi Pujan)October 27Sunday
17Diwali (Balipratipada)October 28Monday
18Guru Nanak JayantiNovember 12Tuesday
19ChristmasDecember 25Wednesday

BSE Holidays 2023:

Serial No.Holiday NameDateDay
1Republic DayJanuary 26Thursday
2MahashivratriFebruary 21Tuesday
3HoliMarch 6Monday
4Good FridayApril 7Friday
5Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar JayantiApril 14Friday
6Ram NavamiApril 19Wednesday
7Mahavir JayantiApril 28Friday
8May DayMay 1Monday
9Id-ul-FitrMay 28Sunday
10Independence DayAugust 15Tuesday
11Ganesh ChaturthiAugust 25Friday
12Id-ul-Zuha (Bakri Id)September 2Saturday
13Mahatma Gandhi JayantiOctober 2Monday
14DussehraOctober 5Thursday
15Diwali (Laxmi Pujan)October 19Thursday
16Diwali (Balipratipada)October 20Friday
17Guru Nanak JayantiOctober 24Tuesday
18ChristmasDecember 25Monday


BSE Market Holidays 2022

BSE India holidays that fall on weekdays:

Holiday DescriptionDateDay
Republic Day26 January, 2022Wednesday
Mahashivratri01 March, 2022Tuesday
Holi18 March, 2022Friday
Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti/Mahavir Jayanti14 April, 2022Thursday
Good Friday15 April, 2022Friday
Eid-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan ID)03 May, 2022Tuesday
Muharram09 August, 2022Tuesday
Independence Day15 August, 2022Monday
Ganesh Chaturthi31 August, 2022Wednesday
Dussehra05 October, 2022Wednesday
Diwali/Laxmi Puja24 October, 2022Monday
Diwali-Balipratipada26 October, 2022Wednesday
Gurunanak Jayanti08 November, 2022Tuesday

BSE India holidays that fall on weekends:

Holiday DescriptionDateDay
Ram Navami10 April, 2022Sunday
Maharashtra Day01 May, 2022Sunday
Bakra Eid10 July, 2022Sunday
Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti02 October, 2022Sunday
Christman25 December, 2022Sunday

(The above mentioned holidays are for equity and equity derivatives segment)

BSE Market Timings

Pre-open market session:
Open: 9:00 AM

Close: 9:15 AM

Continuous market session:

Open: 9:15 AM

Close: 3:30 PM

Closing market session:

Open: 3:30 PM

Close: 3:40 PM

Post closing market session:

Open: 3:40 PM

Close: 4:00 PM

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