Purim for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed 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.
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Days till Purim 2016
There are -611 days until the celebration/ observance of Purim 2016.