NSE Holidays List 2023

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 2023 NSE market holidays will be observed on the following occasions:

Trading Holidays for 2023 – Equity Segment, Equity Derivative Segment and SLB Segment

Here is the detailed share market holiday list 2023:

1.Republic DayJanuary 26, 2023Thursday
2.HoliMarch 07, 2023Tuesday
3.Ram NavamiMarch 30, 2023Thursday
4.Mahavir JayantiApril 04, 2023Tuesday
5.Good FridayApril 07, 2023Friday
6.Dr.Baba Saheb Ambedkar JayantiApril 14, 2023Friday
7.Id-ul-fitr (Ramzan Id)April 22, 2023Saturday
8.Maharashtra DayMay 01, 2023Monday
9.Id-ul-adha (Bakri Id)June 28, 2023Wednesday
10.Independence DayAugust 15, 2023Tuesday
11.Ganesh ChaturthiSeptember 19, 2023Tuesday
12.Mahatma Gandhi JayantiOctober 02, 2023Monday
13.DussehraOctober 24, 2023Tuesday
14.Diwali BalipratipadaNovember 14, 2023Tuesday
15.Gurunanak JayantiNovember 27, 2023Monday
16.ChristmasDecember 25, 2023Monday

The Holidays Falling on Saturday / Sunday are as Follows

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

1.MahashivratriFebruary 18, 2023Saturday
2.Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id)April 22, 2023Saturday
3.MuharramJuly 29, 2023Saturday
4.Diwali Laxmi-PujanNovember 12, 2023Sunday

*Muhurat Trading will be held on 12.11.2023. The time of Muhurat trading will be announced later.

Trading Holidays for the Calendar Year 2023 for the Commodity Derivatives Segment

Following are the stock market holidays 2023 (trading holidays) for the current year for the Commodity Derivatives Segment:

S.No.HolidaysDateDayMorning & Evening Session
1.Republic DayJanuary 26, 2023ThursdayThursday
2.HoliMarch 07, 2023TuesdayTuesday
3.Ram NavamiMarch 30, 2023ThursdayThursday
4.Mahavir JayantiApril 04, 2023TuesdayTuesday
5.Good FridayApril 07, 2023FridayFriday
6.Dr.Baba Saheb Ambedkar JayantiApril 14, 2023FridayFriday
7.Id-ul-fitr (Ramzan Id)April 22, 2023SaturdaySaturday
8.Maharashtra DayMay 01, 2023MondayMonday
9.Id-ul-adha (Bakri Id)June 28, 2023WednesdayWednesday
10.Independence DayAugust 15, 2023TuesdayTuesday
11.Ganesh ChaturthiSeptember 19, 2023TuesdayTuesday
12.Mahatma Gandhi JayantiOctober 02, 2023MondayMonday
13.DussehraOctober 24, 2023TuesdayTuesday
14.Diwali BalipratipadaNovember 14, 2023TuesdayTuesday
15.Gurunanak JayantiNovember 27, 2023MondayMonday
16.ChristmasDecember 25, 2023MondayMonday

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 November 12, 2023. The timings of Muhurat Trading will be notified subsequently.

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 12.11.2023.

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 2023?

In 2023, there will be a total of 16 weekdays and 4 weekends.

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 2023?

It is November 12, 2023 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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