Hanukkah for the year 2005 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, December 25th ending at sundown on Monday, January 2nd.
Hanukkah falls on the 25th day of Kislev on the Hebrew calendar and between late November and late December on the Gregorian calendar. Hanukkah is a eight day Jewish festival commemorating the Holy Temple rededication in Jerusalem.
More information on Hanukkah. (Dates, Customs and History for Hanukkah)
|Name(s):||Hanukkah, Chanukah, Festival of Lights, Feast of Dedication|
|When:||25th day of Kislev on Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Hanukkah 2005?
Sunday, December 25th is the 358 day of the 2005 calendar year with -12 years, -9 months, -28 days until the start of Hanukkah 2005.
December 2005 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Dec 6||St Nicholas Day 2005||Christian||-4703|
|Dec 7||Pearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2005||Observance||-4702|
|Dec 17||Wright Brothers Day 2005||Observance||-4692|
|Dec 21||Winter/Summer Solstice 2005||Season||-4688|
|Dec 24||Christmas Eve 2005||Christian||-4685|
|Dec 25||Christmas Day 2005||Federal Holiday||-4684|
|Dec 26||Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2005||Observance||-4683|
|Dec 31||New Years Eve 2005||Observance||-4678|