Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore about
the Jewish Holiday of Passover
April 15 : 03 days till 1st night Passover
Did you know that at the Passover seder, the Hagaddah, or story of the Jewish exodus, must be read?
The reading, which is interrupted in the middle for a festive repast, can take several hours. Some families are up reading the Hagaddah well past midnight.
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.