Tuesday December 18, 2018

Hanukkah 2016

Colorful candles lit on the menorah for Hanukkah.Colorful candles lit on the menorah for Hanukkah.

Hanukkah for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Saturday, December 24th ending at sundown on Sunday, January 1st.

Saturday, December 24th is the 358 day of the 2016 calendar year with -1 year, -11 months, -25 days until the start of Hanukkah 2016.

More information on Hanukkah. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Name(s):Hanukkah, Chanukah, Festival of Lights, Feast of Dedication
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:25th day of Kislev on Hebrew Calendar

December 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Dec 6 - TuesSt Nicholas Day 2016Christian-742
Dec 7 - WedPearl Harbor Remebrance Day 2016Observance-741
Dec 12 - Mon The Prophet's Birthday 2016 Muslim-736
Dec 17 - SatWright Brothers Day 2016Observance-731
Dec 21 - Wed Winter/Summer Solstice 2016 Season-727
Dec 24 - SatChristmas Eve 2016Christian-724
Dec 25 - Sun Christmas Day 2016Federal Holiday-723
Dec 25 - Sun Hanukkah/Chanukah - Starts 2016 Jewish-723
Dec 26 - Mon Kwanzaa -thru Jan 1 2016 Observance-722
Dec 31 - SatNew Years Eve 2016Observance-717

Hanukkah by Year