Purim for the year 2013 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Friday, February 22nd ending at sundown on Saturday, February 23rd.
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|
How many days to Purim 2013?
Saturday, February 23rd is the 53 day of the 2013 calendar year with -5 years, -8 months, -26 days until the celebration/ observance of Purim 2013.
February 2013 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1||National Freedom Day 2013||Observance||-2119|
|Feb 1||National Wear Red Day 2013||Observance||-2119|
|Feb 2||Groundhog Day 2013||Observance||-2118|
|Feb 10||Chinese New Year 2013||Observance||-2110|
|Feb 12||Lincoln's Birthday 2013||Observance||-2108|
|Feb 12||Mardi Gras 2013||Christian||-2108|
|Feb 13||Lent 2013||Christian||-1804|
|Feb 13||Ash Wednesday 2013||Christian||-2107|
|Feb 14||Valentine's Day 2013||Observance||-2106|
|Feb 18||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2013||Federal Holiday||-2102|
|Feb 23||Purim 2013||Jewish||-2097|