Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore about
the Jewish Holiday of Passover
April 13 : 05 days till 1st night Passover
Did you know that the first two days of Passover are considered especially holy?
It is on these nights that families hold their Passover seders, a 15-step ritual meal in which the exodus story is retold. Up to 85% of all Jews participate in some kind of Passover seder, making it the most widely celebrated Jewish ritual.
Spring has arrived and with it comes the eight-day Jewish holiday of freedom. It’s time to clean out your chametz, open up a box of matzah and set up for your seder. So join us for our Did You Know? countdown to Passover, which begins at sundown on Monday April 18, 2011.