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Assumption of Mary in Venezuela

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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
Assumption of MaryEnglish
La Asunción de la VirgenSpanish
Mariä HimmelfahrtGerman

Assumption of Mary 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014
Monday, August 18, 2014

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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Assumption of Mary Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
TueAug 152000Assumption of MaryObservance
WedAug 152001Assumption of MaryObservance
ThuAug 152002Assumption of MaryObservance
FriAug 152003Assumption of MaryObservance
SunAug 152004Assumption of MaryObservance
MonAug 152005Assumption of MaryObservance
TueAug 152006Assumption of MaryObservance
WedAug 152007Assumption of MaryObservance
FriAug 152008Assumption of MaryObservance
SatAug 152009Assumption of MaryObservance
SunAug 152010Assumption of MaryObservance
MonAug 152011Assumption of MaryObservance
WedAug 152012Assumption of MaryObservance
ThuAug 152013Assumption of MaryObservance
MonAug 192013Assumption of Mary (Observed)Observance
FriAug 152014Assumption of MaryObservance
MonAug 182014Assumption of Mary (Observed)Observance
SatAug 152015Assumption of MaryObservance
MonAug 152016Assumption of MaryObservance
TueAug 152017Assumption of MaryObservance
WedAug 152018Assumption of MaryObservance
ThuAug 152019Assumption of MaryObservance
SatAug 152020Assumption of MaryObservance

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