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Feast of the Assumption of Mary in Lithuania

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The feast day of the Assumption of Mary, also known as Assumption Day, is the principal feast day of the Virgin Mother Mary, according to Christian tradition. It is celebrated annually on or around August 15 although some countries celebrate the day at other times of the year.

Local names

NameLanguage
Žolinė (Švč. Mergelės Marijos ėmimo į dangų diena)Lithuanian
Feast of the Assumption of MaryEnglish
Mariä HimmelfahrtGerman

Feast of the Assumption of Mary 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Feast of the Assumption of Mary 2015

Saturday, August 15, 2015
List of dates for other years

The feast day of the Assumption of Mary, also known as Assumption Day, celebrates the day that God assumed the Virgin Mary into Heaven following her death, according to popular Christian belief. It is the principal feast day of the Virgin Mother. 

It is celebrated annually on or around August 15 by many countries, particularly in parts of Europe and South America. Some countries celebrate the day at other times of the year. This day is also known as the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God (in the eastern countries), or the Feast of the Assumption.

Assumption of Mary

The feast day of the Assumption of Mary commemorates the Virgin Mary's assumption into heaven.

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Feast of the Assumption of Mary Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SatAug 151992Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
SunAug 151993Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
MonAug 151994Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
TueAug 151995Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
ThuAug 151996Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
FriAug 151997Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
SatAug 151998Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
SunAug 151999Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
TueAug 152000Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
WedAug 152001Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
ThuAug 152002Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
FriAug 152003Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
SunAug 152004Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
MonAug 152005Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
TueAug 152006Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
WedAug 152007Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
FriAug 152008Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
SatAug 152009Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
SunAug 152010Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
MonAug 152011Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
WedAug 152012Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
ThuAug 152013Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
FriAug 152014Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
SatAug 152015Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
MonAug 152016Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
TueAug 152017Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
WedAug 152018Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
ThuAug 152019Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday
SatAug 152020Feast of the Assumption of MaryNational holiday

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