When is Dussehra 2027?

Dussehra 2027 is on Saturday 9th Oct, 2027 (09/10/2027) in 1585 days

What is Dussehra?


The Dussehra festival that marks the triumph of Lord Rama over the demon king Ravana is also known as Vijayadashami, Dashain or Dasara. Rama killed Ravana on that day. Dussehra, festival celebrated on the tenth day, marks the end of the nine days of Navratri.

During this festival, people decorate the entrances of houses and shops with flower studded strings called "Torans", which means “Floral Gateways ".

At night, the effigies of Meghanad, Kumbhakaran and Ravana are stuffed with firecrackers and set alight.

Dates for Dussehra from 2015 to 2030

The next occurrence of Dussehra is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Dussehra 2030SundayOct 6th in 2678 days
Dussehra 2029TuesdayOct 16th in 2323 days
Dussehra 2028WednesdaySep 27th in 1939 days
Dussehra 2027SaturdayOct 9th in 1585 days
Dussehra 2026TuesdayOct 20th in 1231 days
Dussehra 2025ThursdayOct 2nd in 848 days
Dussehra 2024SaturdayOct 12th in 493 days
Dussehra 2023TuesdayOct 24th in 139 days
Dussehra 2022WednesdayOct 5th 244 days ago
Dussehra 2021FridayOct 15th 599 days ago
Dussehra 2020SundayOct 25th 954 days ago
Dussehra 2019TuesdayOct 8th 1337 days ago
Dussehra 2018FridayOct 19th 1691 days ago
Dussehra 2017SaturdaySep 30th 2075 days ago
Dussehra 2016TuesdayOct 11th 2429 days ago
Dussehra 2015ThursdayOct 22nd 2784 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateOct 9, 2027
When? Starts in 1585 days
Duration1 Day
Type Hindu Holidays

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