Wednesday June 26, 2019

Purim 2021

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

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)

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

February 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1 - MonNational Freedom Day 2021Observance586
Feb 2 - TuesGroundhog Day 2021Observance587
Feb 5 - FriNational Wear Red Day 2021Observance590
Feb 12 - FriChinese New Year 2021Observance597
Feb 12 - FriLincoln's Birthday 2021Observance597
Feb 14 - SunValentine's Day 2021Observance599
Feb 15 - MonPresidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2021Federal Holiday600
Feb 16 - TuesMardi Gras 2021Christian601
Feb 17 - WedAsh Wednesday 2021Christian602
Feb 17 - WedLent 2021Christian602
Feb 27 - SatPurim 2021Jewish612

Purim by Year