The solar eclipse has inspired many mythical stories and influenced human behavior. Even today, eclipses of the Sun are considered bad omens in many cultures. more
The feast day of the Assumption of Mary celebrates the Christian belief that God assumed the Virgin Mary into Heaven following her death It is celebrated on or around August 15 in many countries, particularly in parts of Europe and South America. It's also called 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.
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.
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Assumption of Mary Observances
|2010||Mon||Aug 16||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2011||Mon||Aug 15||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2012||Mon||Aug 20||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2013||Mon||Aug 19||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2014||Mon||Aug 18||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2015||Mon||Aug 17||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2016||Mon||Aug 15||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2017||Mon||Aug 21||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2018||Mon||Aug 20||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2019||Mon||Aug 19||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
|2020||Mon||Aug 17||Assumption of Mary||National holiday|
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