Sunday November 18, 2018

Purim 2017


Jewish men dancing and celebrating Purim on the streets.Jewish men dancing and celebrating Purim on the streets. Photo by: Boaz Guttman

Purim for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of March 10 ending at sundown on Saturday, March 11.


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)

Purim
Name(s):Purim
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:14th day of Adar in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Purim 2017?

Saturday, March 11th is the 69 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -8 months, -7 days until the celebration/ observance of Purim 2017.


March 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 1 - WedAsh Wednesday 2017Christian-627
Mar 1 - WedLent 2017Christian-627
Mar 2 - ThursRead Across America Day 2017Observance-626
Mar 3 - FriEmployee Appreciation Day 2017Observance-625
Mar 12 - SunPurim 2017Jewish-616
Mar 12 - Sun Daylight Saving Time - begins 2017 Daylight Saving-616
Mar 13 - MonHoli 2017Hindu-615
Mar 17 - Fri St. Patrick's Day 2017 Observance-611
Mar 20 - Mon Spring/Fall - March equinox 2017 Season-608

Purim by Year

Related Holidays in 2017

Federal Holidays 2017



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