The Jewish Calendar for 2016/7


Sunday night October 2nd:  First night of Rosh Hashanah

October 3-4: Rosh Hashanah

October 5: Fast of Gedaliah

Tuesday night October 11: Yom Kippur starts

October 12: Yom Kippur

Sunday night October 16th:  First night of Sukkoth

October 17-October 25:  Sukkoth and Simchat Torah

Saturday night December 24th:  First night of Chanukkah

December 25- January 1st:  Chanukkah

Sunday January 8th:  The fast of the 10th of Tevet

Saturday February 11th: Tu B’shvat

Thursday, March 9th:  Fast of Esther

Sunday March 12th:  Purim celebrated.  Daylight savings begins

Monday April 10th:  Fast of the firstborn, The first seder night

Tuesday April 11th– April 18th:  Pesach/Passover

Sunday May 14th:  Lag B’omer

Tuesday May 30th:  The first night of Shavuoth

Wednesday May 31st– June 1st:  Shavuoth

Tuesday July 11th:  Fast of the 17th of Tammuz

Tuesday August 1st: Fast of the Ninth of Av


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