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|
|When:||Ashvin which is September or October|
October 2024 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 3 - Thurs||Navratri 2024||Hindu||1927|
|Oct 3 - Thurs||Rosh Hashana 2024||Jewish||1927|
|Oct 7 - Mon||Child Health Day 2024||Observance||1931|
|Oct 9 - Wed||Leif Erikson 2024||Observance||1933|
|Oct 12 - Sat||Yom Kippur 2024||Jewish||1936|
|Oct 12 - Sat||Dussehra 2024||Hindu||1936|
|Oct 14 - Mon||Columbus Day 2024||Federal Holiday||1938|
|Oct 16 - Wed||Boss's Day 2024||Observance||1940|
|Oct 17 - Thurs||Sukkot 2024||Jewish||1941|
|Oct 21 - Tues||Diwali 2024||Hindu||1945|
|Oct 24 - Thurs||Shemini Atzeret 2024||Jewish||1948|
|Oct 25 - Fri||Simchat Torah 2024||Jewish||1949|
|Oct 31 - Thurs||Halloween 2024||Observance||1955|