Pesach 2025 / פֶּסַח 5785

Pesach (Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread) for Hebrew Year 5785 begins in the Diaspora at sundown on and ends at nightfall on .

Passover (Hebrew: פֶּסַח Pesach) commemorates the story of the Exodus, in which the ancient Israelites were freed from slavery in Egypt. Passover begins on the 15th day of the month of Nisan in the Jewish calendar, which is in spring in the Northern Hemisphere, and is celebrated for seven or eight days. It is one of the most widely observed Jewish holidays.

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Dates for Pesach

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Dates
Pesach 2022 15-22 Nisan 5782
Pesach 2023 15-22 Nisan 5783
Pesach 2024 15-22 Nisan 5784
Pesach 2025 15-22 Nisan 5785
Pesach 2026 15-22 Nisan 5786
Pesach 2027 15-22 Nisan 5787
Pesach 2028 15-22 Nisan 5788
Pesach 2029 15-22 Nisan 5789
Pesach 2030 15-22 Nisan 5790
Pesach 2031 15-22 Nisan 5791

Tanakh

Pesach I / פֶּסַח יוֹם א׳

Torah Portion: Exodus 12:21-12:51; Numbers 28:16-28:25

Haftarah: Joshua 5:2 - 6:1

Pesach II / פֶּסַח יוֹם ב׳

Torah Portion: Leviticus 22:26-23:44; Numbers 28:16-28:25

Haftarah: II Kings 23:1 - 23:9; 23:21 - 23:25

Pesach Chol ha-Moed Day 1 / פֶּסַח חוֹל הַמוֹעֵד יוֹם א׳

Torah Portion: Exodus 13:1-13:16

Pesach Chol ha-Moed Day 2 / פֶּסַח חוֹל הַמוֹעֵד יוֹם ב׳

Torah Portion: Exodus 22:24-23:19

Pesach Chol ha-Moed Day 3 / פֶּסַח חוֹל הַמוֹעֵד יוֹם ג׳

Torah Portion: Exodus 34:1-34:26

Pesach Chol ha-Moed Day 4 / פֶּסַח חוֹל הַמוֹעֵד יוֹם ד׳

Torah Portion: Numbers 9:1-28:25

Pesach VII (on Shabbat) / פֶּסַח יוֹם ז׳

Torah Portion: Exodus 13:17-15:26; Numbers 28:19-28:25

Haftarah: II Samuel 22:1-51

Pesach VIII / פֶּסַח יוֹם ח׳

Torah Portion: Deuteronomy 15:19-16:17; Numbers 28:19-28:25

Haftarah: Isaiah 10:32 - 12:6

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Sefaria.org
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures (paid link)
Jewish Publication Society
"Passover" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
Wikimedia Foundation Inc.
Books (paid links)