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Assumption of Mary

Assumption of Mary is a holiday that occurs on or around August 15th. Colombia celebrates this day on the third Monday of August. It is a feast in the honor of Jesus's mother, Virgin Mary.

Celebration\ Observance

Most just have a feast in Virgin Mary's honor when she dies and when she ascends to heaven. It is a holiday that not all people get off and mainly Catholics celebrate it.


This holiday has been around for a long time and its origins are unknown. However, according to the Catholic Church Mary died then rose from her grave to heaven just like Jesus.

Colombia Public Holidays

Yearly Calendars

Provides calendars for the calendar year for Colombia.

Holiday Dates for the Year

Provides the dates for holidays for the calendar year for Colombia.