May 2020 festivals. Image Source: Prokerala

May 01 : May 2020, the fifth month of the year is here. Vaisakha and Jyeshta are the lunar months corresponding to May as per the Hindu calendar. This month marks the onset of the summer season and also this is a month when many religious observances take place. In May, some of the prominent days that are noted are as follows: The Labour Day (May Day), Mother’s Day, Buddha Purnima, Masik Shivaratri, Id u'l Fitr, and also Vinayaka Chaturthi.

As the Lockdown period has currently extended into Mid May, netizens would have to observe these special days while sitting safely at home. Here is a list of all major festivals, vrat days, and other observances in the month of May 2020.

Important Public Holidays of May 2020

May 1, 2020: May Day, Durga Ashtami Vrat , Bagalamukhi Jayanti, Maharashtra Day

May 2, 2020: Sita Navami

May 3, 2020: Mohini Ekadashi, World Laughter Day

May 4, 2020: Parashuram Dwadasi

May 5, 2020: Pradosh Vrat , Bhauma Pradosh Vrat

May 6, 2020: Narasimha Jayanti

May 7, 2020: Rabindranath Tagore Jayanti, Chitra Purnima, Buddha Purnima

May 8, 2020: Ishti, Narada Jayanthi

May 10, 2020: Mother’s Day, Sankashti Chaturthi

May 14, 2020: Kalashtami, Vrishabha Sankranti

May 18, 2020: Bhadrakali Jayanti, Apara Ekadashi

May 19, 2020: Pradosh Vrat, Bhauma Pradosh Vrat

May 20, 2020: Masik Shivaratri

May 22, 2020: Jamat-Ul-Vida, Shani Jayanti, Vat Savitri Vrat, Amavasya

May 23, 2020: Rohini Vrat, Grishma Ritu

May 24, 2020: Ramadan (Id u'l Fitr) , Chandra Darshan

Get complete list here: Public & Bank Holidays in the year 2020

May 25, 2020: Somvar Vrat, Maharana Pratap Jayanti

May 26, 2020: Vinayaka Chaturthi

May 28, 2020: Shasti , Sital Sasthi

May 30, 2020: Dhumavati Jayanti, Vrishabha Vrat, Durga Ashtami Vrat

May 31, 2020: Mahesh Navami, World No Tobacco Day

Also take note: Bank Holidays in May 2020

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