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Holika Dahana in India

Name in other languages

NameLanguage
होलिका दहनHindi
Holika DahanaEnglish
HolikaGerman
Holika DahanaNorwegian

Holika Dahana Observances

Note: Individuals can take a limited number of restricted holidays but government offices and most businesses remain open. This system gives individuals the flexibility to take time off to celebrate a holiday within India's vast religious and cultural society.

Holiday currently only shown for years 2005–2019.

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SatMar 192011Holika DahanaRestricted Holiday
WedMar 72012Holika DahanaRestricted Holiday
TueMar 262013Holika DahanaRestricted Holiday
SunMar 162014Holika DahanaRestricted Holiday
ThuMar 52015Holika DahanaRestricted Holiday
WedMar 232016Holika DahanaRestricted Holiday
SunMar 122017Holika DahanaRestricted Holiday
ThuMar 12018Holika DahanaRestricted Holiday
WedMar 202019Holika DahanaRestricted Holiday

Quick Facts

Holika Dahana 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Holika Dahana 2019

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

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Note: Individuals can take a limited number of restricted holidays but government offices and most businesses remain open. This system gives individuals the flexibility to take time off to celebrate a holiday within India's vast religious and cultural society.

List of dates for other years

Other holidays in March 2019 in India

United Nation Holiday on March 1, 2019

World Holiday on March 1, 2019

Fun Holidays on March 1, 2019

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