Wednesday June 26, 2019

Purim 2019

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

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)

Type:Observance, Jewish
When:14th day of Adar in Hebrew Calendar

March 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 1 - FriRead Across America Day 2019Observance-117
Mar 1 - FriEmployee Appreciation Day 2019Observance-117
Mar 5 - TuesMaha Shivaratri 2019Hindu-113
Mar 5 - TuesMardi Gras 2019Christian-113
Mar 6 - WedLent 2019Christian-112
Mar 6 - WedAsh Wednesday 2019Christian-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 - ThurPurim 2019Jewish-97
Mar 21 - ThursHoli 2019Hindu-97

Purim by Year