Jewish Calendar

A list of upcoming Jewish holidays.

The Jewish calendar is both solar and lunar, consisting of 12 months of either 29 or 30 days. The Jewish year (5781, 5782, etc.) begins on Rosh Hashanah and ends just before the following Rosh Hashanah.

All holidays begin at sundown on the start date listed and end at sundown on the end date listed.

5781 (2020-21)

Purim
February 25-26, 2021

Passover
March 27-April 4, 2021

Lag B’Omer
April 29-30, 2020

Shavuot
May 16-18, 2021

Tisha B’Av
July 17-18, 2021

Tu B’Av
July 22-23,2021

5782 (2021-22)

Rosh Hashanah
Sept. 6-8, 2021

Fast of Gedalia
Sept. 9, 2021

Yom Kippur
Sept. 15-16, 2021

Sukkot
Sept. 20-27, 2021

Shemini Atzeret
Sept. 28, 2021

Simchat Torah
Sept. 29, 2021

Hanukkah
Nov. 28-Dec. 6, 2021

Tu Bishvat
Jan. 16-17, 2022

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