Purim for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of March 18 ending at sundown on March 19.
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 2011
There are -2533 days until the celebration/ observance of Purim 2011.
- Related Holidays in 2011:
- Hanukkah 2011,
- Tu B'Shevat 2011,
- Purim 2011,
- Passover 2011,
- Yom Hashoah 2011,
- Lag BaOmer 2011,
- Shavuot 2011,
- Tisha B'Av 2011,
- Yom Kippur 2011,
- Rosh Hashana 2011,
- Sukkot 2011,
- Shemini Atzeret 2011,
- Simchat Torah 2011
National Holidays for 2011
|New Years Day 2011 - Saturday, Jan 1||Fathers Day 2011 - Sunday, June 19|
|Martin Luther King 2011 - Monday, Jan 17||4th of July 2011 - Monday, July 4|
|Valentines Day 2011 - Monday, Feb 14||Labor Day 2011 - Monday, Sept 5|
|Presidents Day 2011 - Monday, Feb 21||Columbus Day 2011 - Monday, Oct 10|
|St. Patrick's Day 2011 - Thursday, Mar 17||Halloween 2011 - Monday, Oct 31|
|Easter 2011 - Sunday, Apr 24||Veterans Day 2011 - Friday, Nov 11|
|Mothers Day 2011 - Sunday, May 8||Thanksgiving 2011 - Thursday, Nov 24|
|Memorial Day 2011 - Monday, May 30||Christmas Day 2011 - Sunday, Dec 25|
|Holidays in red are federal holidays.|