When is Holika Dahan 2021?

Holika Dahan 2021 started on Sunday 28th Mar, 2021 (28/03/2021) 17 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 1074 days
Holika Dahan 2023TuesdayMar 7th in 691 days
Holika Dahan 2022ThursdayMar 17th in 336 days
Holika Dahan 2021SundayMar 28th 17 days ago
Holika Dahan 2020MondayMar 9th 401 days ago
Holika Dahan 2019WednesdayMar 20th 756 days ago
Holika Dahan 2018FridayMar 2nd 1139 days ago
Holika Dahan 2017SundayMar 12th 1494 days ago
Holika Dahan 2016WednesdayMar 23rd 1848 days ago
Holika Dahan 2015ThursdayMar 5th 2232 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateMar 28, 2021
When? Ended 17 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Hindu Holidays

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