Jewish Holiday 2024

Pesach (Passover) 2024

Begins April 22 to April 30 2024

Full Pesach Schedule

Shavuot 2024 

Begins sunset on June 11, 2024 until nightfall on June 13, 2024

 

 

ROSH HASHANAH

Begins at sundown on the eve of Tishrei 1 (Oct. 2, 2024) and ends after nightfall on Tishrei 2 (Oct. 4, 2024).

No work is permitted.

 

 

YOM KIPPUR

Begins sunset of  October 11
Ends nightfall of  October 12

No work is permitted.

Yizkor is recited on Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) is the holiest day on the Jewish calendar, when we fast, pray, seek forgiveness from G‑d and our fellows, and come closer to G‑d. It is the peak of the High Holidays.

 

 

SUKKOT

October 16-23, 2024

The seven days of Sukkot—celebrated by dwelling in the sukkah, taking the Four Kinds, and rejoicing—is the holiday when we expose ourselves to the elements in covered huts, commemorating G‑d's sheltering our ancestors as they traveled from Egypt to the Promised Land. The Four Kinds express our unity and our belief in G‑d’s omnipresence. Coming after the solemn High Holidays, it is a time of joy and happiness

 

 

SHEMINI ATZERET & SIMCHAT TORAH

Shemini Atzeret begins sunset of before sundown on Oct. 23. Simchat Torah begins at nightfall on Oct. 24 and ends the following night.

No work is permitted.

Yizkor is recited on Shemini Atzeret

Dates listed are for outside Israel.

Following the seven joyous days of Sukkot, comes the happy holiday known as Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah.

 

Chanukah begins Wednesday evening, December 25, 2024 and continues through Thursday, January 2, 2025