Jewish Holidays in the Diaspora

HOLIDAY

HEBREW
DATE
5775 5776 5777 5778
2014 2015 2016 2017

Rosh Hashana
New Year

1-2 Tishrei

Sept 25-26
Thurs-Fri
Sept 14-15
Mon-Tues
Oct 3-4
Mon-Tues
Sept 21-22
Thurs-Fri
Tzom Gedaliah
Fast of Gedaliah
4 Tishrei
Sept 28
Sun
Sept 16
Wed
Oct 5
Wed
Sept 24
Sun

Yom Kippur
Day of Atonement

10 Tishrei*
Yizkor

Oct 4
Sh
Sept 23
Wed
Oct 12
Wed
Sept 30
Sh

Sukkot
Feast of Tabernacles

15-21 Tishrei

Oct 9-15
Th-Wed
Sept28-Oct 4
Mon-Sun
Oct17-Oct 23
Mon-Sun
Oct5-Oct 11
Thurs-Wed

Shmini Atzeret
8th Day of Assembly

22 Tishrei*
Yizkor

Oct 16
Thurs
Oct 5
Mon
Oct 24
Mon
Oct 12
Thurs

Simchat Torah
Rejoicing of the Law

23 Tishrei

Oct 17
Fri
Oct 6
Tues
Oct 25
Tues
Oct 13
Fri

Chanukah
Festival of Lights

25 Kislev

Dec 17-24
Wed -Wed
Dec 7-Dec14
Mon-Mon
Dec25-Jan1
Sun - Sun
Dec13-20
Wed - Wed

Asara B'Tevet
Fast of Tenth of Tevet

 

10 Tevet

Jan 1
Thurs
Dec 22
Tues
Jan 8
Sun
Dec 28
Thurs
2015 2016 2017 2018

Tu B’Shvat
New Year for Trees

15 Sh’vat

Feb 4
Wed
Jan 25
Mon
Feb 11
Sh
Jan 31
Wed

Ta'anit Esther
The Fast of Esther

 

13 Adar

Mar 4
Wed
Mar 23
Wed
Mar 9
Thurs
Feb 28
Wed

Purim

14 Adar

Mar 5
Thurs
Mar 24
Thurs
Mar 12
Sun
Mar 1
Thurs

Pesach
Passover

15-22 Nisan**
Yizkor 22 Nisan

Apr 4 - Apr 11
Sh - Sh
Apr 23 - Apr 30
Sh-Sh
Apr 11 - Apr 18
Tues-Tues
Mar 31 - Apr 7
Sh - Sh

Yom HaShoah
Holocaust Rememberance Day

27 Nisan

Apr 16
Thurs
May 5
Thur
Apr 24
Mon
Apr 12
Thurs

Yom HaZikaron
Israel's Memorial Day

4 Iyar

Apr 22
Wed
May 11
Wed
May 1
Mon
Apr 18
Wed

Yom Ha’Atzma’ut
IsraelIndependence day

5 Iyar

Apr 23
Thurs
May 12
Thurs
May 2
Tues
Apr 19
Thurs

Lag B'Omer
33rd Day of the Omer

18 Iyar

May 7
Thurs
May 26
Thurs
May 14
Sun
May 3
Thurs

Yom Yerushalayim
Jerusalem Reunification Day

 

28 Iyar

May 17
Sun
June 5
Sun
May 24
Wed
May 13
Sun

Shavuot
The Giving of the Torah

6-7 Sivan***
Yizkor 7 Sivan

May 24-25
Sun-Mon
June 12-13
Sun -Mon
May 31-June1
Wed -Thurs
May 20-21
Sun -Mon

Shiva Asar B'Tamuz
Fast of 17th of Tamuz

 

17 Tamuz

July 5
Sun
July 24
Sun
July 11
Tues
July 1
Sun

Tisha B’av
The 9th of Av

9 Av

July 26
Sun
Aug 14
Sun
Aug 1
Tues
July 22
Sun
Note: As the Jewish day runs from sundown to sundown, All Holidays begin at sundown of the preceding day.
As an example, Kol Nidre (Yom Kippur) is the evening of Tues, Sept.22, 2015,
and the first candle of Chanukah is the evening of Sunday, Dec.6, 2015.


*Yizkor
**Yizkor is on the 22nd of Nisan
***Yizkor is on the 7th of Sivan
For Yizkor Dates Click here

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