Purim for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of March 19 ending at sundown on March 20.
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.
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(Dates, Customs and History for Purim)
|When:||14th day of Adar in Hebrew Calendar|
Days till Purim 2008
There are -3592 days until the celebration/ observance of Purim 2008.
- Related Holidays in 2008:
- Hanukkah 2008,
- Tu B'Shevat 2008,
- Purim 2008,
- Passover 2008,
- Yom Hashoah 2008,
- Lag BaOmer 2008,
- Shavuot 2008,
- Tisha B'Av 2008,
- Yom Kippur 2008,
- Rosh Hashana 2008,
- Sukkot 2008,
- Shemini Atzeret 2008,
- Simchat Torah 2008
National Holidays for 2008
|New Years Day 2008 - Tuesday, Jan 1||Fathers Day 2008 - Sunday, June 15|
|Martin Luther King 2008 - Monday, Jan 21||4th of July 2008 - Friday, July 4|
|Valentines Day 2008 - Thursday, Feb 14||Labor Day 2008 - Monday, Sept 1|
|Presidents Day 2008 - Monday, Feb 18||Columbus Day 2008 - Monday, Oct 13|
|St. Patrick's Day 2008 - Monday, March 17||Halloween 2008 - Friday, Oct 31|
|Easter 2008 - Sunday, March 23||Veterans Day 2008 - Tuesday, Nov 11|
|Mothers Day 2008 - Sunday, May 11||Thanksgiving 2008 - Thursday, Nov 27|
|Memorial Day 2008 - Monday, May 26||Christmas Day 2008 - Thursday, Dec 25|
|Holidays in red are federal holidays.|