Sukkot

Sukkot

Sukkot 101

Beginning five days after Yom Kippur, Sukkot is named after the booths or huts (sukkot in Hebrew) in which Jews are supposed to dwell during this week-long celebration.

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Celebrating Sukkot without a Sukkah

How to creatively approach the fall harvest holiday, even if you can't build a hut.

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Sukkot 2018

In 2018, the "festival of booths" begins at sundown on Sunday, Sept. 23 and lasts until sundown on Sunday, Sept. 30.

What Are Pilgrimage Festivals?

Three major holidays mentioned in the Torah: Passover, Shavuot and Sukkot.

Why Some Holidays Last Longer Outside Israel

Israelis and liberal Jews observe fewer days for some holidays than traditional Diaspora Jews.

What Is A Sukkah?

Dwelling for Sukkot.

Sukkot for Families

Creative tips for the happiest time of the year.

Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah at Home

Although both Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah are curiously bereft of special home customs, both are full festivals marked by holiday meals, special blessings, and a prohibition on work.

Laws for Building a Sukkah

What Jewish texts say about sukkah specifications.

Sukkot at Home

How to celebrate the Festival of Booths.

Sukkot In the Community

What happens in synagogue on Sukkot.

These 11 Instagram Photos from Around the World Will Inspire You This Sukkot

Check out these snapshots of Jews (and friends) getting their sukkah on.

How to Wave the Lulav and Etrog on Sukkot

A guide to the Festival of Booth's four species, including their rituals and blessings.

What Is A Sukkah?

A temporary dwelling for the holiday of Sukkot.