Rosh Hashana for the year 2004starts on Thursday, September 16th ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Friday, September 17th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Wednesday, September 15th.
Rosh Hashana also known as The Day of Remembrance or The Day of Blowing the Shofar is observed on the first day of the seventh month according to the Hebrew calendar. This is a day of atonement for most practicing Jews, in which they will attend a synagogue.
More information on Rosh Hashana. (Dates, Customs and History for Rosh Hashana)
|Name(s):||Rosh Hashana, Jewish New Year, Day of Remembrance, Day of Blowing the Shofar|
|When:||First day of Tishrei on Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Rosh Hashana 2004?
Thursday, September 16th is the 259 day of the 2004 calendar year with -14 years, -1 month, -26 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2004.
September 2004 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Sep 5||Labor Day 2004||Federal Holiday||-5182|
|Sep 6||Krishna Janmashtami 2004||Hindu||-5181|
|Sep 11||Patriot Day 2004||Observance||-5176|
|Sep 12||National Grandparents Day 2004||Observance||-5175|
|Sept 12||Isra and Mi'raj 2004||Muslim||-5175|
|Sep 16||Rosh Hashana 2004||Jewish||-5171|
|Sep 17||Constitution Citizenship Day 2004||Observance||-5170|
|Sept 29||Laylat al Bara'at 2004||Muslim||-5158|
|Sep 18||Ganesh Chaturthi 2004||Hindu||-5169|
|Sep 22||Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2004||Season||-5165|
|Sep 25||Yom Kippur 2004||Jewish||-5162|
|Sep 30||Sukkot 2004||Jewish||-5157|