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)
|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 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2017||Christian||-627|
|Mar 1 - Wed||Lent 2017||Christian||-627|
|Mar 2 - Thurs||Read Across America Day 2017||Observance||-626|
|Mar 3 - Fri||Employee Appreciation Day 2017||Observance||-625|
|Mar 12 - Sun||Purim 2017||Jewish||-616|
|Mar 12 - Sun||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2017||Daylight Saving||-616|
|Mar 13 - Mon||Holi 2017||Hindu||-615|
|Mar 17 - Fri||St. Patrick's Day 2017||Observance||-611|
|Mar 20 - Mon||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2017||Season||-608|