Purim for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of March 20 ending at sundown on Thursday, March 21.
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, March 20th is day number 79 of the 2019 calendar year with -3 months, -6 days until Purim 2019.
More information on Purim. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|When:||14th day of Adar in Hebrew Calendar|
March 2019 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Mar 1 - Fri||Read Across America Day 2019||Observance||-117|
|Mar 1 - Fri||Employee Appreciation Day 2019||Observance||-117|
|Mar 5 - Tues||Maha Shivaratri 2019||Hindu||-113|
|Mar 5 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2019||Christian||-113|
|Mar 6 - Wed||Lent 2019||Christian||-112|
|Mar 6 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2019||Christian||-112|
|Mar 10 - Sun||Daylight Saving Time - begins 2019||Daylight Saving||-108|
|Mar 17 - Sun||St. Patrick's Day 2019||Observance||-101|
|Mar 20 - Wed||Spring/Fall - March equinox 2019||Season||-98|
|Mar 21 - Thur||Purim 2019||Jewish||-97|
|Mar 21 - Thurs||Holi 2019||Hindu||-97|