Monday June 17, 2019

Dussehra 2021

Dussehra celebrations with Lord Rama prevailing over the Demon Ravana.Dussehra celebrations with Lord Rama prevailing over the Demon Ravana.

Dussehra for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, October 14.

Dussehra, also known as Maha Navami, celebrates good over evil. This Hindu festival is observed on the month of Ashvin (October) on the 10th day of Shukla Paksha which means bright half.

Thursday, October 14th is day number 287 of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 3 months, 27 days until Dussehra 2021.

More information on Dussehra. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Name(s):Dussehra, Vijayadashami, Dasara, Navratri, Maha Navami
Type:Observance, Hindu
When:Ashvin which is September or October

October 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 4 - MonChild Health Day 2021Observance839
Oct 6 - WedNavratri 2021Hindu841
Oct 9 - SatLeif Erikson 2021Observance844
Oct 11 - MonColumbus Day 2021Federal Holiday846
Oct 14 - ThursDussehra 2021Hindu849
Oct 15 - FriBoss's Day 2021Observance850
Oct 19 - ThursThe Prophet's Birthday 2021Muslim854
Oct 31 - SunHalloween 2021Observance866

Dussehra by Year