When is Holika Dahan 2020?

Holika Dahan 2020 started on Monday 9th Mar, 2020 (09/03/2020) 31 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 1444 days
Holika Dahan 2023TuesdayMar 7th in 1061 days
Holika Dahan 2022ThursdayMar 17th in 706 days
Holika Dahan 2021SundayMar 28th in 352 days
Holika Dahan 2020MondayMar 9th 31 days ago
Holika Dahan 2019WednesdayMar 20th 386 days ago
Holika Dahan 2018FridayMar 2nd 769 days ago
Holika Dahan 2017SundayMar 12th 1124 days ago
Holika Dahan 2016WednesdayMar 23rd 1478 days ago
Holika Dahan 2015ThursdayMar 5th 1862 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateMar 9, 2020
When? Ended 31 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Hindu Holidays

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