Monday June 24, 2019

Purim 2006

Jewish men dancing and celebrating Purim on the streets.Jewish men dancing and celebrating Purim on the streets.

Purim for the year 2006 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, March 12th ending at sundown on Monday, March 13th.

Purim is celebrated on the 14th day in the month Adar using the Jewish calendar. For the Gregorian calendar the day falls in the months of February and 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.

Monday, March 13th is day number 72 of the 2006 calendar year with -13 years, -3 months, -11 days until Purim 2006.

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

Type:Observance, Jewish
When:14th day of Adar in Hebrew Calendar

March 2006 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 1Ash Wednesday 2006Christian-4864
Mar 1Lent 2006Christian-4864
Mar 2Read Across America Day 2006Observance-4863
Mar 3Employee Appreciation Day 2006Observance-4862
Mar 13Purim 2006Jewish-4852
Mar 15Holi 2006Hindu-4850
Mar 17St. Patrick's Day 2006Observance-4848
Mar 20Spring/Fall - March equinox 2006Season-4845

Purim by Year