Purim for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of February 26 ending at sundown on Saturday, February 27.
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
Friday, February 26th is day number 57 of the 2021 calendar year with 1 year, 8 months, 0 days until Purim 2021.
More information on Purim. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|When:||14th day of Adar in Hebrew Calendar|
February 2021 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Feb 1 - Mon||National Freedom Day 2021||Observance||586|
|Feb 2 - Tues||Groundhog Day 2021||Observance||587|
|Feb 5 - Fri||National Wear Red Day 2021||Observance||590|
|Feb 12 - Fri||Chinese New Year 2021||Observance||597|
|Feb 12 - Fri||Lincoln's Birthday 2021||Observance||597|
|Feb 14 - Sun||Valentine's Day 2021||Observance||599|
|Feb 15 - Mon||Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2021||Federal Holiday||600|
|Feb 16 - Tues||Mardi Gras 2021||Christian||601|
|Feb 17 - Wed||Ash Wednesday 2021||Christian||602|
|Feb 17 - Wed||Lent 2021||Christian||602|
|Feb 27 - Sat||Purim 2021||Jewish||612|