When is Holika Dahan 2017?

Holika Dahan 2017 started on Sunday 12th Mar, 2017 (12/03/2017) 737 days ago

What is Holika Dahan?

Holika Dahan

Holika Dahan is a Hindu festival observed either in February or March by burning pyres. It denotes the prevalence of good, and the vanquishing of evil. In Hinduism, Lord Vishnu saved his devotee Prahlad in the city of Multan by burning Holika, the demoness.

Dates for Holika Dahan from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Holika Dahan is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Holika Dahan 2024SundayMar 24th in 1831 days
Holika Dahan 2023TuesdayMar 7th in 1448 days
Holika Dahan 2022ThursdayMar 17th in 1093 days
Holika Dahan 2021SundayMar 28th in 739 days
Holika Dahan 2020MondayMar 9th in 356 days
Holika Dahan 2019WednesdayMar 20th Tomorrow
Holika Dahan 2018FridayMar 2nd 381 days ago
Holika Dahan 2017SundayMar 12th 737 days ago
Holika Dahan 2016WednesdayMar 23rd 1091 days ago
Holika Dahan 2015ThursdayMar 5th 1475 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateMar 12, 2017
When? Ended 737 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Hindu Holidays

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