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Assumption of Mary in Colombia

The Christian feast day of the Assumption of Mary celebrates the belief that God assumed the Virgin Mary into Heaven following her death.

Is Assumption of Mary a Public Holiday?

Assumption of Mary is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

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

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About Assumption of Mary

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Assumption of Mary Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015MonAug 17Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2016MonAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2017MonAug 21Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2018MonAug 20Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2019MonAug 19Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2020MonAug 17Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2021MonAug 16Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2022MonAug 15Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2023MonAug 21Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2024MonAug 19Assumption of MaryNational holiday
2025MonAug 18Assumption of MaryNational holiday

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