List of exercises of the Indian Army

The following is a list of exercises of the Indian Army.

2nd Battalion, 5th Gurkha Rifles, 99th Mountain Brigade during Yudh Abyas 2013 at Fort Liberty
Name Participating Country Units Date Location References
1960
Lal Qila India
  • Eastern Command HQ
17 March Lucknow [1][2]
2002
Yudh Abyas United States
  • Indian Special Forces
  • United States Special Forces
16 - 26 May Agra, India [3][4]
2004
Nomadic Elephant I Mongolia October Mongolia [5]
Yudh Abyas India 27 March - 17 April Vairangte, India [6]
2005
Emerald Mercury United Kingdom 11 - 22 March Hyderabad, India [7][8]
Yudh Abhyas United States
  • 22 Maratha Light Infantry
  • 25 Infantry Division
  • 1 Guam National Guard
September - October Vairangte, India [9][10]
Indra II Russia 10 - 20 October Agra, India [11][12][13]
Nomadic Elephant II Mongolia 1 - 10 October Vairangte, India [5][14]
2006
Uzbekistan
  • Uzbekistan Special Forces
January [15]
Desert Strike - April Rajasthan, India [16]
Yudh Abyas United States 6 - 23 September Schofield Army Base barracks, United States [citation needed]
Shatrujeet United States
  • 1 Rifle Company, 21 Punjab Regiment
  • Company, 2/4 Marine Expeditionary Unit
31 October - 2 November Belgaum, India [15][17]
2007
Himalayan Warrior United Kingdom
  • Parachute Regiment
  • Royal Marines
17 September - 11 October Leh, India [18][19]
Yudh Abhyas United States
  • 5 Gorkha Rifles
  • C Company 3/ 21 Infantry Division
November Chaubatia, India [20]
Hand in Hand I China 19 - 27 December Kunming, China [21][12][22]
Indra III Russia Pskov, Russia
2008
Brazen Chariots - March Rajasthan, India [23]
Ajeya Warrior United Kingdom
  • 16 Mechanized Regiment
  • 3 Mercian Regiment
29 August - 19 September Salisbury Plain, United Kingdom [24][25]
Yudh Abhyas United States
  • 49th Infantry Brigade
  • 9 Mission Support Command,
  • California Army National Guard,
  • 40 Infantry Brigade Combat Team
24 October - November 5 Honolulu, United States [26]
Hand in Hand II China
  • 8 Maratha Light Infantry
  • 1 Company, Infantry Battalion, Chengdu Military Area Command
4 - 14 December Belgaum, India [21][27]
2009
Hind Shakti -
  • II Corps
3 - 6 May Punjab, India [28]
Yudh Abhyas United States
  • Mechanised Infantry Battalion
  • 2 Squadron, 14 Cavalry, 25 Stryker Brigade Combat Team
12 - 29 October Babina, India [29][30]
Ekuverin Maldives
  • 16 Madras Regiment
  • 2 Parachute Regiment
18 - 30 October Belgaum, India [31][32]
2010
Indra III Russia 13 - 23 October Ranikhet, India [12]
Yudh Abyas United States
  • 62 Infantry Division
  • 5 Parachute Regiment
  • 4 Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25 Infantry Division
  • 79 Infantry Brigade Combat Team (National Guard)
1 - 14 November Joint Base Elmendorf–Richardson, United States [33][34]
2011
Surya Kiran I Nepal Vairengte, India
Ajeya Warrior IV United Kingdom
  • 3 Bihar Regiment, 83 Infantry Brigade
  • B Company, 2 Battalion The Royal Welsh, 19 Light Brigade
20 July - 19 August Salisbury Plain, United Kingdom [35]
Surya Kiran II Nepal Amlekhganj, Nepal
Shakti I France
  • 2 Bihar Regiment, 99 Mountain Brigade
  • 13 Mountain Infantry Battalion
9 - 21 October Chaubatia, India [36]
Sampriti I Bangladesh Assam, India
Sudarshan Shakti -
  • XXI Corps
28 November - 14 December Rajasthan, India [37][38]
2012
Bold Kurukshetra Singapore March Babina, India [39]
Surya Kiran III Nepal 27 June [40]
Sampriti II Bangladesh [39]
Garud Shakti Indonesia
  • 19 Madras Regiment, 21 Mountain Division
  • 13 Infantry Brigade
20 February -1 March Vairengte, India [41][42]
Yudh Abhyas VII United States
  • 2 Mechanised Regiment
  • 2 Squadron 14 Cavalry, 25 Stryker Brigade Combat Team
  • 6 Engineer Battalion (Airborne), 2 Engineer Brigade
5 - 12 March Jaisalmer, India [43][44]
Shoor Veer -
  • South Western Command
April Rajasthan, India [41][45]
Nomadic Elephant Mongolia
  • Jat Regiment
August 2012 Belgaum, India [46][47]
Surya Kiran IV Nepal
Ekuverin Maldives 12 - 25 November Belgaum, India [48]
2013
Rudra Akrosh -
  • South Western Command
January Rajasthan, India [49]
Ajeya Warrior V United Kingdom 4 April - 3 May Belgaum, India [50]
Yudh Abhyas VIII United States
  • 2/5 Gurkha Rifles, 99th Mountain Brigade
  • 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division
3 - 17 May Fort Bragg, United States [51][52]
Shakti II France 9 - 20 September Jodhpur, India [50]
Surya Kiran V Nepal 23 September - 6 October Pithoragarh, India [50]
Indra V Russia 17 - 28 October Jaisalmer, India [50][53]
Hand in Hand III China 4 - 14 November Chengdu, China [50][54]
2014
Surya Kiran VI Nepal 5 - 19 March Saljhandi, Nepal [55]
Sarvada Vijay - May Rajasthan, India [56]
Surya Kiran VII Nepal
  • Garud Division
18 - 31 August Pithoragarh, India [57]
Yudh Abhyas X United States 17 - 30 September Ranikeht, India [58][59]
Ekuverin Maldives November Maafilafushi, Maldives [60]
Mitra Shakti Sri Lanka 3 - 23 November Colombo, Sri Lanka [61][62]
Hand in Hand IV China
  • 13 Group Army
17 - 25 November Pune, India [63][64]
2015
Nomadic Elephant X Mongolia
  • 84 Airborne Special Forces Battalion
23 January - 6 February Gwalior, India [65][66]
Al Nagah-Ii | Oman Muscat, Oman [67]
Garud Shakti III Indonesia
  • 432 Battalion Kostrad Infantry
9 - 21 February Vairengte, India [68]
Surya Kiran VIII Nepal
  • Garud Division
23 February - 7 March Salijhandi, Nepal [69][70][71]
Khanjar || Kyrgyzstan
  • Indian Special Forces
  • Scorpions - Kyrgyzstani Special Forces
March Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan [72][73][74]
Brahmashira -
  • II Corps
April Suratgarh, India [75]
Ajeya Warrior VI United Kingdom 13 - 28 June Salisbury Plain, United Kingdom [76][77]
Ekuverin VI Maldives
  • Bihar Regiment
31 August - 13 September Trivandrum, India [31][78]
Yudh Abhyas X| United States 9 - 23 September Joint Base Lewis McChord, United States [79]
Sampriti V Bangladesh Binnaguri, India
Mitra Shakti III Sri Lanka 29 September - 12 October Pune, India [80][81]
Hand in Hand V China
  • Naga Regiment
  • Chengdu Military Area Command
12 - 22 October Kunming, China [82][83][84]
Indra VII Russia
  • Red Eagle Division
  • Independent Motorised Brigade
8 - 18 November Bikaner, India [85][86]
Drad Sanklap - 2 December Rajasthan, India [87]
2016
Shakti VII France 6 - 16 January [88]
Sino-India Joint I China 1 February Chusul, China [88]
Surya Kiran IX Nepal
  • Panchshul Brigade
8 - 21 February Pithoragarh, India [89]
Lamitye V|| Seychelles 15 - 28 February Port Victoria, Seychelles [90]
Force 18 ASEAN plus 2 - 8 March Pune, India [91]
Garuda Shakti IV Indonesia
  • 503 Airborne Battalion
10 - 23 March Magelang, Indonesia [92]
Khanjar ||| Kyrgyzstan March - April Gwalior, India [74]
Shatrujeet - 16 April Rajasthan, India [93]
Nomadic Elephant XI Mongolia
  • Kumaon Regiment
25 April - 8 May Mongolia [94]
Chakravyuh - II -
  • Pivot Corps
6 May Suratgarh, India [95]
Jalrahat - 29 June Guwahati, India [88]
Megh Prahar - 14 July Mathura, India [96]
Maitree Thailand 15 - 30 July Krabi, Thailand [97]
Prabal Dostyk I Kazakhstan
  • Special Operating Force's Unit
7 - 17 September Karaganda, Kazakhstan [98]
Yudh Abhyas XII United States
  • 5th Infantry Battalion, 20 Infantry Regiment
  • 2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 7 Infantry Division
14 - 27 September Chaubattia, India [99][100]
Indra VIII Russia 22 September - 2 October Vladivostok, Russia [101]
Sino-India Joint II China 19 October [88]
Mitra Shakti Sri Lanka 24 October - 6 November Ambepussa, Sri Lanka [102]
Surya Kiran X Nepal
  • Kumaon Regiment
  • Jabar Jung Battalion
31 October - 13 November Saljhandi, Nepal [103]
Sampriti VI Bangladesh 5 - 18 November Dhaka, Bangladesh [104][105]
Hand in Hand VI China
  • 13 Group Army
16 - 27 November Pune, India [106]
Ekuverin VII Maldives 15 - 28 December Laamu Atoll, Maldives [107]
2017
Khanjar IV Kyrgyzstan 20 February - 5 March Kok Jhangak, Kyrgyzstan [108][109]
Surya Kiran XI Nepal 7 - 20 March Pithoragarh, India [110][111][112]
Al Nagah-Ii II Oman 7 - 10 March Bakloh, India [113]
Bold Kurukshetra Singapore
  • 31st Indian Armored Division
  • 3rd Singapore Division
4 - 21 March Madhya Pradesh, India [114][115][116]
Nomadic Elephant XII Mongolia 5 - 21 April Vairengte, India [117][118][119]
Thar Shakti - 17 April - 17 May Rajasthan, India [120][121]
Maitree Thailand 3 - 17 July Bakloh, Himachal Pradesh [122][123]
Surya Kiran XII Nepal 3 -16 September Saljhandi, Nepal [124]
Yudh Abhyas XIII United States
  • 2/11 Gorkha Rifles
  • 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, 1-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team
14 - 27 September Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington [125][126]
Mitra Shakti Sri Lanka 13 - 25 October Pune, India [127][128]
Indra IX Russia 19 - 29 October 249th Combined Army Range Sergeevisky, Russia [129]
Prabal Dostyk II Kazakhstan 2 - 15 November Bakloh, India [130][131]
Sampriti VII Bangladesh
  • 21st. Mountain Division (Red Horns Division)
6 - 11 November Umroi, Meghalaya [132][133]
Danx -
  • 50 Parachute Brigade
20 - 24 November Andaman & Nicobar islands, India [134]
Imbax I Myanmar
  • Red Horns Division
20 - 25 November Umroi, Meghalaya [135][136]
Ajeya Warrior United Kingdom 1 - 14 December Mahajan Firing Range, India [137]
Ekuverin VIII Maldives 14 - 27 December Belgaum, India [138][139]
Hamesha Vijayee - 16 - 22 December Rajasthan [140][141]
2018
Vinbax I Vietnam 30 January - 3 February Jabalpur, India [142]
Vajra Prahar United States January Joint Base Lewis-McChord, United States [143]
Shakti IV France 31 January - 5 February Mailly-le-Camp. France [144]
Lamitye VIII Seychelles 24 February - 4 March Mahe, Seychelles [145][146]
Khanjar V Kyrgyzstan 16 - 29 March Vairengte, India [147]
Harimau Shakti Malaysia 30 April - 13 May Hulu Langat, Malaysia [148]
Vijay Prahar - April Mahajan Firing Range, India [149]
Surya Kiran XIII Nepal 30 May - 12 June Pithoragarh, India [150][151]
Maitree Thailand 6 - 19 August Chachoengsao, Thailand [152][153][154]
SCO Peace Mission SCO 20 - 29 August Chelyabinsk, Russia [155][156][157]
Milex 2018 BIMSTEC 10 - September Aundh Military Station, India [158][159]
Nomadic Elephant XII Mongolia 10 - 21 September Five Hills Training Area, Ullanbaatar, Mongolia [160]
Prabal Dostyk III Kazakhstan 10 - 22 September Otar Military area, Kazakhstan [161][162]
Yudh Abhyas XIV United States 16 - 29 September Chaubatia, India [163][164]
Dharma Guardian I Japan 1 - 14 November Vairengte, India [165]
Indra X Russia 18 - 28 November Babina Military Station, India [166][167]
2019
Tsentr2019 Russia September Russia, Orenburg Oblast, Donguz Ranges. [168]
Yudh Abhyas 2019 United States September JBLM [169]
Changthang Prahar - XIV Corps September Super high altitude areas of Eastern Ladakh [170]
HimVijay - October High Altitude Areas of Arunachal Pradesh along LAC [171][172]
Vajra Prahar United States 13-28 October Joint Base Lewis–McChord [173]
Dharma Guardian 2019 Japan
  • Dogra Regiment
  • 34th Infantry Regiment, 1st Division of Japanese Ground Self Defence Forces (JGSDF)
Vairengte, Mizoram [174]
KazInd Kazakhstan 1-10 September 2021 Kazakhstan [175]
SHINYUU Maitri Japan C-130J of IAF & C-130H of JASDF October 17–23 Panagarh, West Bengal [176]
Sindhu Sudarshan - 20 October-5 December Pokhran field firing rangePokhran [177]
Shakti 2019 France 1 November - 13 November Mahajan Range [178][179]
Tiger Triumph United States 13-21 November Eastern Seaboard (Kakinada) & (Visakhapatnam) [180][181][182]
2020
Sampriti-IX Bangladesh
  • 20 Bihar Regiment
  • 42nd Bangladesh Infantry Regiment
03-16 February 2020 Umroi, Meghalaya [183][184]
2021
Yudh Abhyas United States 8–21 February 2021 Suratgarh, Rajasthan
Khanjar Kyrgyzstan
  • Indian Special Forces
  • Kyrgyz Special Forces
April 2021 Kyrgyzstan [185]
2022
VINBAX Vietnam Vietnam People's Army 1 August Chandimandir, Haryana [186]
Ex Vajra Prahar United States Indian Special Forces

US Special Forces

28 August- 19 October Bakloh, Himachal Pradesh [187]
Al Najah-IV Oman 18 Mechanised Infantry Battalion of the Indian Army and

Royal Army of Oman contingent

1 August Bikaner, Rajasthan [188]
Vostok Multilateral 7/8 Gorkha Rifles September 1 to 07 Eastern Military District of Russia [189]
Parvat Prahar - Indian Army’s One Strike Corps Announced on September8 Ladakh [190]
Yudh Abhayas United States US Army soldiers of 2nd Brigade of the 11th Airborne Division and Indian Army soldiers from the ASSAM Regiment 16 November Auli [191]

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