Monday October 22, 2018

Purim 2018


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 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 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 2018?

Wednesday, February 28th is the 58 day of the 2018 calendar year with -7 months, -22 days until the celebration/ observance of Purim 2018.


February 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - ThursNational Freedom Day 2018Observance-263
Feb 2 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2018Observance-262
Feb 2 - Fri Groundhog Day 2018 Observance-262
Feb 12 - MonLincoln's Birthday 2018Observance-252
Feb 13 - TuesMardi Gras 2018Christian-251
Feb 14 - WedMaha Shivaratri 2018Hindu-250
Feb 14 - WedLent 2018Christian-250
Feb 14 - WedAsh Wednesday 2018Christian-250
Feb 14 - Wed Valentine's Day 2018 Observance-250
Feb 16 - Fri Chinese New Year 2018 Observance-248
Feb 19 - Mon Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2018Federal Holiday-245

Purim by Year

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