When is Holika Dahan 2023?

Holika Dahan 2023 is on Tuesday 7th Mar, 2023 (07/03/2023) in 151 days

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 534 days
Holika Dahan 2023TuesdayMar 7th in 151 days
Holika Dahan 2022ThursdayMar 17th 203 days ago
Holika Dahan 2021SundayMar 28th 557 days ago
Holika Dahan 2020MondayMar 9th 941 days ago
Holika Dahan 2019WednesdayMar 20th 1296 days ago
Holika Dahan 2018FridayMar 2nd 1679 days ago
Holika Dahan 2017SundayMar 12th 2034 days ago
Holika Dahan 2016WednesdayMar 23rd 2388 days ago
Holika Dahan 2015ThursdayMar 5th 2772 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateMar 7, 2023
When? Starts in 151 days
Duration1 Day
Type Hindu Holidays

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