Pesach - Chabad of Bensonhurst
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April 5 - 13, 2023
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What is Pesach?
The eight-day festival of Passover is celebrated in the early spring, from the 15th through the 22nd of the Hebrew month of Nissan. Passover (Pesach) commemorates the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt. Pesach is observed by avoiding leaven, and highlighted by the Seder meals that include four cups of wine, eating matzah and bitter herbs, and retelling the story of the Exodus
Pesach Times
Finish eating Chametz before
March 27 2021, 10:55 AM
The absolute deadline for eating chametz is the morning before Passover, it is forbidden to eat chametz until the close of the festival in eight days.
Sell and Burn Chametz before
March 26 2021, 11:59 AM
Since we cannot burn or sell chametz on Erev Pesach this year due to the sanctity of Shabbat, the burning of the chametz will take place on Friday and the selling of the chametz will take place (the latest) on Friday.