First day of Passover in India
Passover starts on the 15th day of Nisan in the Hebrew calendar and lasts for 7 or 8 days, usually in April. It celebrates the liberation of the Israelites from slavery and their exodus from Egypt, almost 3000 years ago, as told in the Haggadah (Haggada).
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First day of Passover Observances
Holiday currently only shown for years 2005–2017.
|Tue||Mar 30||2010||First day of Passover||Observance|
|Tue||Apr 19||2011||First day of Passover||Observance|
|Sat||Apr 7||2012||First day of Passover||Observance|
|Tue||Mar 26||2013||First day of Passover||Observance|
|Tue||Apr 15||2014||First day of Passover||Observance|
|Sat||Apr 4||2015||First day of Passover||Observance|
|Sat||Apr 23||2016||First day of Passover||Observance|
|Tue||Apr 11||2017||First day of Passover||Observance|
Quick FactsDuring Passover, the Jewish people remember the liberation of the Israelites from slavery, their exodus from Egypt, and that their first-born children were spared during the 10th plague, as told in the Haggadah.
First day of Passover 2016Saturday, April 23, 2016
First day of Passover 2017Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Other holidays in April 2017 in India
- Rama Navami – Tuesday, April 4, 2017
- Mahavir Jayanti – Sunday, April 9, 2017
- Hazarat Ali's Birthday – Tuesday, April 11, 2017
- Maundy Thursday – Thursday, April 13, 2017
- Good Friday – Friday, April 14, 2017
- Mesadi/Vaisakhadi – Saturday, April 15, 2017
- Easter Day – Sunday, April 16, 2017