Monday June 24, 2019

Dussehra 2024

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

Dussehra for the year 2024 is celebrated/ observed on Saturday, October 12.

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.

Saturday, October 12th is day number 286 of the 2024 calendar year with 5 years, 3 months, 18 days until Dussehra 2024.

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 2024 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 3 - ThursNavratri 2024Hindu 1927
Oct 3 - ThursRosh Hashana 2024Jewish1927
Oct 7 - MonChild Health Day 2024Observance1931
Oct 9 - WedLeif Erikson 2024Observance1933
Oct 12 - SatYom Kippur 2024Jewish1936
Oct 12 - SatDussehra 2024Hindu1936
Oct 14 - MonColumbus Day 2024Federal Holiday1938
Oct 16 - WedBoss's Day 2024Observance1940
Oct 17 - ThursSukkot 2024Jewish1941
Oct 21 - TuesDiwali 2024Hindu1945
Oct 24 - ThursShemini Atzeret 2024Jewish1948
Oct 25 - FriSimchat Torah 2024Jewish1949
Oct 31 - ThursHalloween 2024Observance1955

Dussehra by Year