When is Purim 2019?

Purim 2019 started on the evening of Wednesday 20th Mar, 2019 (20/03/2019) and ended in the nightfall of Friday 22nd Mar, 2019 (22/03/2019).

What is Purim?


It is regarded as the most colorful and cheerful of all the Jewish holidays. The story of it took place in the capital city of the Persian Empire, Shushan in the third year of the reign of King Ahashverosh. The victory of the Jews over the persecution is honored through this holiday that has been mentioned with a lot of detail in “Esther Megillah’.

Dates for Purim from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Purim is marked in red

When is ...?starts onends onDays away
Purim 2024Sunday 24th Mar, 2024Monday 25th Mar, 2024 starts in 1768 days
Purim 2023Tuesday 7th Mar, 2023Wednesday 8th Mar, 2023 starts in 1385 days
Purim 2022Thursday 17th Mar, 2022Friday 18th Mar, 2022 starts in 1030 days
Purim 2021Friday 26th Feb, 2021Saturday 27th Feb, 2021 starts in 646 days
Purim 2020Tuesday 10th Mar, 2020Wednesday 11th Mar, 2020 starts in 293 days
Purim 2019Thursday 21st Mar, 2019Friday 22nd Mar, 2019 ended 60 days ago
Purim 2018Thursday 1st Mar, 2018Friday 2nd Mar, 2018 ended 445 days ago
Purim 2017Sunday 12th Mar, 2017Monday 13th Mar, 2017 ended 799 days ago
Purim 2016Thursday 24th Mar, 2016Friday 25th Mar, 2016 ended 1152 days ago
Purim 2015Thursday 5th Mar, 2015Friday 6th Mar, 2015 ended 1537 days ago
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Quick Facts

BeginSunset: Mar 20, 2019
End DateNightfall: Mar 22, 2019
When? Ended 60 days ago
Duration2 Days
Type Jewish Holidays

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