Purim for the year 2014 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Friday, March 14th ending at sundown on Saturday, March 15th.
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 2014?
Saturday, March 15th is the 73 day of the 2014 calendar year with -4 years, -8 months, -3 days until the celebration/ observance of Purim 2014.
March 2014 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 3||Read Across America Day 2014||Observance||-1722|
|Mar 4||Mardi Gras 2014||Christian||-1721|
|Mar 5||Lent 2014||Christian||-1720|
|Mar 5||Ash Wednesday 2014||Christian||-1720|
|Mar 7||Employee Appreciation Day 2014||Observance||-1718|
|Mar 9||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2014||Daylight Saving||-1716|
|Mar 15||Purim 2014||Jewish||-1710|
|Mar 17||Holi 2014||Hindu||-1708|
|Mar 17||St. Patrick's Day 2014||Observance||-1708|
|Mar 20||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2014||Season||-1705|