Date of the Book of Esther
Date - From 521-495 BC Approximately. The book of Esther was
written during a time when the Persian Empire ruled the world
and Ahasuerus (probably Xerxes I) was the king of Persia. The
events in the book of Esther probably took place around 521-
495 BC. This was during a time just before the wall of
Jerusalem was rebuilt.