Hanukkah for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, December 21st ending at sundown on Monday, December 29th.
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 2008?
Sunday, December 21st is the 355 day of the 2008 calendar year with -9 years, -9 months, -28 days until the start of Hanukkah 2008.
December 2008 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Dec 1||Cyber Monday 2008||Observance||-3609|
|Dec 6||St Nicholas Day 2008||Christian||-3604|
|Dec 7||Day of Arafat 2008||Muslim||-3603|
|Dec 7||Pearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2008||Observance||-3603|
|Dec 9||Eid al-Adha 2008||Muslim||-3601|
|Dec 17||Wright Brothers Day 2008||Observance||-3593|
|Dec 21||Winter/Summer Solstice 2008||Season||-3589|
|Dec 24||Christmas Eve 2008||Christian||-3586|
|Dec 25||Christmas Day 2008||Federal Holiday||-3585|
|Dec 26||Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2008||Observance||-3584|
|Dec 31||New Years Eve 2008||Observance||-3579|