Hanukkah for the year 2006 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Friday, December 15th ending at sundown on Saturday, December 23rd.
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 2006?
Friday, December 15th is the 348 day of the 2006 calendar year with -11 years, -10 months, -28 days until the start of Hanukkah 2006.
December 2006 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Dec 3||Advent 2006||Christian||-4363|
|Dec 6||St Nicholas Day 2006||Christian||-4360|
|Dec 7||Pearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2006||Observance||-4359|
|Dec 17||Wright Brothers Day 2006||Observance||-4349|
|Dec 22||Winter/Summer Solstice 2006||Season||-4344|
|Dec 24||Christmas Eve 2006||Christian||-4342|
|Dec 25||Christmas Day 2006||Federal Holiday||-4341|
|Dec 26||Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2006||Observance||-4340|
|Dec 30||Day of Arafat 2006||Muslim||-4336|
|Dec 31||Eid al-Adha 2006||Muslim||-4335|
|Dec 31||New Years Eve 2006||Observance||-4335|