Wednesday June 26, 2019

Purim 2018


Jewish men dancing and celebrating Purim on the streets.Jewish men dancing and celebrating Purim on the streets.

Purim for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of February 28 ending at sundown on Thursday, March 1.


Purim is celebrated on the 14th day in the month Adar using the Jewish calendar. For the Gregorian calendar the day falls in the months of February and 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.

Days to Purim

Wednesday, February 28th is day number 59 of the 2018 calendar year with -1 year, -3 months, -26 days until Purim 2018.


More information on Purim. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

February 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - ThursNational Freedom Day 2018Observance-510
Feb 2 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2018Observance-509
Feb 2 - Fri Groundhog Day 2018 Observance-509
Feb 12 - MonLincoln's Birthday 2018Observance-499
Feb 13 - TuesMardi Gras 2018Christian-498
Feb 14 - WedMaha Shivaratri 2018Hindu-497
Feb 14 - WedLent 2018Christian-497
Feb 14 - WedAsh Wednesday 2018Christian-497
Feb 14 - Wed Valentine's Day 2018 Observance-497
Feb 16 - Fri Chinese New Year 2018 Observance-495
Feb 19 - Mon Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2018Federal Holiday-492

Purim by Year



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