Saturday August 18, 2018

When is Purim 2016?


Purim for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of March 22 ending at sundown on Wednesday, March 23.

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)

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

How many days to Purim 2016?

There are -2 years, -4 months, -26 days until the celebration/ observance of Purim 2016.

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