Jul 20, 2023

Python package for manipulating Hebrew dates

Pyluach is a Python package for manipulating Hebrew Jewish calendar dates and Hebrew-Gregorian conversions.


  • Conversion between Hebrew and Gregorian dates
  • Finding the difference between two dates
  • Finding a date at a given duration from the given date
  • Rich comparisons between dates
  • Finding the weekday of a given date
  • Finding the weekly Parsha reading of a given date
  • Getting the holiday occuring on a given date
  • Generating html and text Hebrew calendars

Checkout these related ports:
  • Libreoffice -
  • Hunspell - Hebrew hunspell dictionaries
  • Hspell - Hebrew spellchecker and morphology engine
  • He2 - Editor for editing (primarily LaTeX) Hebrew files
  • Elmar-fonts - Collection of Hebrew fonts from El-Mar software, Ltd
  • Culmus - Free Hebrew Type1 fonts
  • Aspell - Aspell Hebrew dictionaries