Generally, this month have lesser reason for holiday. Only few occasion soccured in this month. As this month involving lesser reasons for holidays, it generally calls for reason to go on long holiday with family in India. The simple reason is it’s a holiday month for kids from their yearly schedules. This month hold temperature more than 35 degree in major part of India. This is also one of the reason why people take break from work and enjoy a holiday trip with family.
Many states in India do celebrate 1st May as May Day. Also,1st May is an important day in Maharashtra, as Maharashtra was formed on 1st May 1960 and since then this day is celebrated as Maharashtra Day. Another State day is celebrated on 16th May being the formation day of Sikkim.
This year on May 24 (Thursday) Ganga Dussera festival will be observing. The day when Ganga came on Earth is celebrated as a big event in UP, Haridwar and Rishikesh.
This year, with respect to whole nation holiday, only one holiday is marked and that is on May 07, 2018 (Monday) –
157thBirthday of Ravindranath Tagore. This day is celebrated not only in West Bengal but also in whole India as its the birth anniversary of the one who gave us our great National Anthem. The majorly notable celebration is done in West Bengal where people organise cultural where Tagore’s diversified work is enacted or shown in different forms. It does includes exhibitions, poetry, dramas, songs, Dances, etc