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JEWISH HOLIDAY CALENDAR AND FESTIVALS

All Jewish holidays begins at sunset on the evening before the date shown.

Upcoming Jewish Holidays

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
SundaySunJul 22, 2018Jul 22Tisha B'Av
MondayMonSep 10, 2018Sep 10Rosh HaShanah Starts
TuesdayTueSep 11, 2018Sep 11Rosh HaShanah Ends
WednesdayWedSep 12, 2018Sep 12Fast of Gedaliah
WednesdayWedSep 19, 2018Sep 19Yom Kippur
MondayMonSep 24, 2018Sep 24Sukkot Starts
SundaySunSep 30, 2018Sep 30Sukkot Ends
MondayMonOct 01, 2018Oct 01Shemini Atzeret
TuesdayTueOct 02, 2018Oct 02Simhat Torah
MondayMonDec 03, 2018Dec 03Hanukkah Starts
MondayMonDec 10, 2018Dec 10Hanukkah Ends

Jewish Calendar 2016

Jewish festivals are the days celebrated by Jews. Some Jewish festivals happen on the same date every year, while others move around within a range of dates. Here we have provided the dates of the Jewish religious holidays for calendar year 2016. All Jewish holidays begin in the evening after the sunset.

Judaism is believed to be one of the world's oldest religions. Jews believe there is one God who created and rules the world. Judaism believes that people have freewill and are responsible for the choices made. The Torah is the primary scripture of Judaism. Torah means "teaching", is God's revealed instructions to the Jewish People.

The 10 most important commands of the Torah are
  - I am the Lord your God
  - You shall not recognize the gods of others in My presence
  - You shall not take the Name of the Lord your God in vain
  - Remember the day of shabbat to keep it holy
  - Honor your father and your mother
  - You shall not murder
  - You shall not commit adultery
  - You shall not steal
  - Do not give false testimony against your neighbor
  - You shall not covet your fellow's possessions