Passover: (a) The seven-day festival (eight in the Diaspora) beginning on 15 Nissan, commemorating the Exodus from Egypt; (b) the sacrifice offered on the eve of that holiday during Temple times.
Festival of Liberation
April 10–18, 2017
The holiday’s history and observances
The eight-day festival of Passover is celebrated in the early spring, from the 15th through the 22nd of the Hebrew month of Nissan (April 10–18, 2017). It commemorates the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt. It is observed by avo
A quick overview of the Passover process
A quick overview of the Passover process, from preparing for Passover and the getting-rid-of-Chametz rituals, to all eight days of Passover. The details are in the links.
An overview of the days of Passover in 2017
It’s countdown to chametz-free living. Get the dates, special events and customs related to each day, and even some historical tidbits . . .
A wide selection of inspiring and touching Passover stories, from the ancient to the contemporary.
A Pesach Thought
To teach someone how to act G-dly, you must help them understand that they are G-dly.
An honest reflection on Passover's relevance 3,000 years later
A short and powerful message on the Festival of Freedom’s profound meaning to us today.
Short insights to make your Passover experience more meaningful
Make your Passover experience more meaningful and discover the special significance behind the items on the Seder table.
We are both slave and slavemaster simultaneously, where our inability to attain freedom is coming from within...
Matzah, Maror and the 4 Cups talk about themselves, what they bring to the Passover seder, and their childhood experiences.
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