The jewish passover
The eight-day festival of Passover is celebrated in the early spring, from the 15th through the 22nd of the Hebrew month of Nissan. It commemorates the emancipation of the Israelites from slavery in ancient Egypt. And, by following the rituals of Passover,
Passover is celebrated for seven days in Israel and for eight days in the Diaspora. The reason for this difference has to do with the way the ancient calendar worked
The Passover Seder
Every year, Jews are commanded to retell the passover rstory. This usually takes place during the passover seder, which is a service held at home as part of the Passover celebration. It is always observed on the first night of Passover, and in some homes on the second night as well. On both nights, the seder concludes with a dinner.