Purim for the year 2006 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of March 12 ending at sundown on March 13.
Purim is celebrated on the 14th day in the month of Adar according to the Hebrew calendar. Under the Gregorian calendar the day falls in February or March. The day commemorates back in the 4th century BC, when Jewish people were saved from a death decree according to the book of Esther.
More information on Purim.
(Dates, Customs and History for Purim)
|When:||14th day of Adar in Hebrew Calendar|
Days till Purim 2006
There are -4332 days until the celebration/ observance of Purim 2006.
- Related Holidays in 2006:
- Hanukkah 2006,
- Tu B'Shevat 2006,
- Purim 2006,
- Passover 2006,
- Yom Hashoah 2006,
- Lag BaOmer 2006,
- Shavuot 2006,
- Tisha B'Av 2006,
- Yom Kippur 2006,
- Rosh Hashana 2006,
- Sukkot 2006,
- Shemini Atzeret 2006,
- Simchat Torah 2006
National Holidays for 2006
|New Years Day 2006 - Sunday, Jan 1||Fathers Day 2006 - Sunday, June 18|
|Martin Luther King 2006 - Monday, Jan 16||4th of July 2006 - Tuesday, July 4|
|Valentines Day 2006 - Tuesday, Feb 14||Labor Day 2006 - Monday, Sept 4|
|Presidents Day 2006 - Monday, Feb 20||Columbus Day 2006 - Monday, Oct 9 |
|St. Patrick's Day 2006 - Friday, March 17||Halloween 2006 - Tuesday, Oct 31|
|Easter 2006 - Sunday, April 16||Veterans Day 2006 - Saturday, Nov 11|
|Mothers Day 2006 - Sunday, May 14||Thanksgiving 2006 - Thursday, Nov 23|
|Memorial Day 2006 - Monday, May 29||Christmas Day 2006 - Monday, Dec 25|
|Holidays in red are federal holidays.|