Passover (1st day) (Jewish)

When?: 
Saturday, 7 April 2012 (All day)

The start of the season of Passover when Jews commemorate the liberation of the Children of Israel who were led out of Egypt by Moses.  Work is not permitted on the first two and the last two days of Passover.

For further information visit:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/judaism/holydays/passover_1.shtml