NSE Holidays List 2024

NSE (National Stock Exchange) is the leading and largest stock exchange in India. It has become the 10th largest stock market in the world with a market capitalization of more than 3.4 trillion US dollars.

NSE trades smoothly and smoothly throughout the year. It is open for business from 9:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (regular session) on weekdays, offering a trading session of 6 hours and 15 minutes. NSE trading holidays are observed on both Saturdays and Sundays. There will be no trading in the equity sector, equity derivatives segment and SLB segment during these public holidays.

Apart from weekends, the NSE holiday list includes certain national and cultural holidays. The 2024 NSE market holidays will be observed on the following occasions:

The Holidays Falling on Saturday / Sunday are as Follows

Below mentioned Indian stock market holidays falling on Saturday/Sunday:

1.Dr.Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti14-Apr-2024Sunday
2.Mahavir Jayanti21-Apr-2024Sunday
3.Ganesh Chaturthi07-Sep-2024Saturday
5.Diwali Balipratipada02-Nov-2024Saturday

Trading holidays for the calendar year 2024

Following are the stock market holidays 2024 (trading holidays) for the current year for the Commodity Derivatives Segment:

S.No.National HolidayDateDay
1.Republic Day26-Jan-2024Friday
2.Maha Shivaratri08-Mar-2024Friday
4.Good Friday29-Mar-2024Friday
5.Eid-Ul-Fitr (Ramadan Eid)10-Apr-2024Wednesday
6.Ram Navami17-Apr-2024Wednesday
7.Maharashtra Day01-May-2024Wednesday
8.Bakra Eid17-June-2024Monday
10.Independence Day15-Aug-2024Thursday
11.Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti02-Oct-2024Wednesday
12.Diwali-Laxmi Pujan * 01-Nov-2024Friday
13.Gurunanak Jayanti15-Nov-2024Friday

Morning session – 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Evening session – 05:00 PM to 11:30/11:55 PM

*5:00 PM to 9:00 PM/9:30 PM for Internationally linked Agricultural commodities

*Muhurat Trading will be conducted on Friday, November 01, 2024. Timings of Muhurat Trading shall be notified subsequently by exchange.

Muhurat Trading

Muhurat Trading is an auspicious trading event where trading takes place for a full hour during one of India's most famous festivals, Diwali. This year, Muhurat Trading will be held on 01.11.2024.

Muhurat Trading SessionCapital Market
Block Deal Session17:45 -18:00 hours
Pre-Open Market18:00 -18:08 hours
Normal Market18:15 -19:15 hours
Call Auction Session18:20 -19:05 hours
Call Auction Session19:25 -19:35 hours


How many commercial holidays will there be in 2024?

Traders are going to enjoy as many as seven extended weekends in 2024, the trading holiday calendar published by stock exchanges showed. In total there will be 14 trading holidays, starting with Republic Day in January.

What if the holiday coincides with the weekly stock option expiration?

If the holiday coincides with the expiration date of the weekly contract, NSE will postpone the validity to the day before the holiday according to the rules.

When will be the Muhurat trading in 2024?

It is November 01, 2024 for Diwali.

What does a settlement holiday trade mean?

A settlement holiday means a day when the market remains open but the depositories are closed.

What time does the NSE close?

The opening hours of the Indian stock market are 9:15 am to 3:30 am. NSE closes at 3:30 PM.
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