When was Passover in 2008? - When-Is.com
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When was Passover in 2008?

Passover in 2008 started on Sunday, the 20th of April (20/4/2008) and continued for 7 days until Saturday, the 26th of April.

How are Passover dates determined?

Passover or Pesach commences on the 15th of the Hebrew month of Nisan. Passover lasts for either:

  • Seven days Passover - in Israel and for Reform Jews and other progressive Jews around the world who adhere to the Biblical commandment
  • Eight days Passover - for Orthodox, Hasidic, and most Conservative Jews in the diaspora.

So, For Orthodox, Hasidic, and most Conservative Jews in the diaspora, Passover in 2008 will end on Sunday, the 27th of April.

When did Passover celebrations begin in 2008?

Note that in the Jewish calander, a holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day, so observing Jews celebrated Passover on the sunset of Saturday, the 19th of April.

Learn more about the significance of Passover In the Judaica Guide.

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