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Israel - bank and public holidays of the world - 1970-2070

full calendar of public and bank holidays of the world (and banks closures), from 1970 until 2070 for Israel



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Eve of PurimWednesday March 11, 2015Events, celebrations... 
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Purim (banks are closed)**Thursday March 12, 2015Jewish 
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Banks remain open in JerusalemThursday March 12, 2015Banks only 
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Banks are closed in JerusalemFriday March 13, 2015Banks only 
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Jerusalem marathon*Tuesday March 17, 2015Sports events 
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Pessah' (beginning)**Tuesday March 31, 2015School holidays 
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Daylight Saving TimeTuesday March 31, 2015Special Events 
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April Fools Day**Wednesday April 1, 2015cards/flowers 
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Immigration Day*Monday April 6, 2015Secular holiday 
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Eve of Pessah'Friday April 10, 2015Banks only 
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Pessah' (banks are closed)*Saturday April 11, 2015Jewish 
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Pessah'Saturday April 11, 2015Events, celebrations... 
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banks close at 12:00Sunday April 12, 2015Banks only 
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banks close at 12:00Monday April 13, 2015Banks only 
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banks close at 12:00Thursday April 16, 2015Banks only 
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Pessah' (banks are closed)*Friday April 17, 2015Jewish 
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Pessah' (end)Saturday April 18, 2015School holidays 
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Holocaust Remembrance Day*Thursday April 23, 2015Events, celebrations... 
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Yom Hazikaron*Thursday April 30, 2015Events, celebrations... 
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Eve of Purim -
Saturday March 11, 2017

Culture :


Purim (banks are closed) -
Sunday March 12, 2017

Jewish : Celebrates defeat of plot to destroy the Jews of Persia. In Shushan, the capital of Persia, King Ahasuerus married Esther, and made her his queen. He was not aware that she was Jewish. When Esther's cousin, Mordecai, bothered the king's prime minister, Haman, the prime minister became enraged and finally convinced the king that the Jews should all be put to death. After a three-day fast, Esther revealed to the king her identity as a Jew, and indulged him to save her people. The king spared the Jews, hung Haman, and made Mordecai his new sovereign. In israel, other businesses remain open


Banks remain open in Jerusalem -
Sunday March 12, 2017

Banks only :


Banks are closed in Jerusalem -
Monday March 13, 2017

Banks only :


Jerusalem marathon -
Friday March 17, 2017

Sports events : Http://www.jerusalem-marathon.com/ 2017 edition confirmed


Pessah' (beginning) -
Friday March 31, 2017

School holidays (please double check) : Please check dates on http://edu.gov.il/ official calendar issued by the Ministry of Education updated June 2016


Daylight Saving Time -
Friday March 31, 2017

Special Events :


April Fools Day -
Saturday April 1, 2017

cards/flowers : As the story goes, in 1564, France was one of the first nations to make January 1 officially New Year's Day, instead of the last week of March which was previously observed. In 1582, the Pope followed suit. Those who went on celebrating April 1st were mocked. As the zodiacal sign was the fish, The French placed dead fish on the backs of one another. Traditions vary from country to country.


Immigration Day -
Thursday April 6, 2017

Secular holiday : Yom HaAliyah pays homage to Aliyah – immigration to Israel – as a cornerstone of both Israel’s founding and its future. The law also makes international history with Israel becoming the first country in the world to dedicate a national holiday to honoring the contribution of immigrants.


Eve of Pessah' -
Monday April 10, 2017

Banks only :


Pessah' (banks are closed) -
Tuesday April 11, 2017

Jewish : Passover; deliverance of the Jewish people from Egypt. The Seder service on the first two evenings recounts the story of the Exodus


Pessah' -
Tuesday April 11, 2017

Culture :


Banks close at 12:00 -
Wednesday April 12, 2017

Banks only :


Banks close at 12:00 -
Thursday April 13, 2017

Banks only :


Banks close at 12:00 -
Sunday April 16, 2017

Banks only :


Pessah' (banks are closed) -
Monday April 17, 2017

Jewish : Passover; deliverance of the Jewish people from Egypt. The Seder service on the first two evenings recounts the story of the Exodus


Pessah' (end) -
Tuesday April 18, 2017

School holidays (please double check) :


Holocaust Remembrance Day -
Sunday April 23, 2017

Culture : 'Yom HaZikaron laShoah ve-laG'vurah' (Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day), or Yom HaShoah is the day of commemoration for millions Jews and others (Gypsies, homosexuals...) who perished in the Holocaust as a result of the actions carried out by Nazi Germany.


Yom Hazikaron -
Sunday April 30, 2017

Culture : Traditionally dedicated to fallen soldiers, this commemoration has now been extended to civilian victims of armed disputes