Hanukkah for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Tuesday, December 20th ending at sundown on Wednesday, December 28th.
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 2011?
Tuesday, December 20th is the 353 day of the 2011 calendar year with -6 years, -10 months, -25 days until the start of Hanukkah 2011.
December 2011 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Dec 6||Ashura 2011||Muslim||-2536|
|Dec 6||St Nicholas Day 2011||Christian||-2536|
|Dec 7||Pearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2011||Observance||-2535|
|Dec 17||Wright Brothers Day 2011||Observance||-2525|
|Dec 22||Winter/Summer Solstice 2011||Season||-2520|
|Dec 24||Christmas Eve 2011||Christian||-2518|
|Dec 25||Christmas Day 2011||Federal Holiday||-2517|
|Dec 26||Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2011||Observance||-2516|
|Dec 31||New Years Eve 2011||Observance||-2511|