Friday October 19, 2018

Rosh Hashana 2008

Man blowing the Shofar in front of the Western wall in Jerusalem.Man blowing the Shofar in front of the Western wall in Jerusalem.

Rosh Hashana for the year 2008starts on Tuesday, September 30th ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Wednesday, October 1st. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Monday, September 29th.

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)

Rosh Hashana
Name(s):Rosh Hashana, Jewish New Year, Day of Remembrance, Day of Blowing the Shofar
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:First day of Tishrei on Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Rosh Hashana 2008?

Tuesday, September 30th is the 273 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -19 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2008.

September 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 1Labor Day 2008Federal Holiday-3700
Sept 3Ganesh Chaturthi 2008Hindu-3698
Sep 7National Grandparents Day 2008Observance-3694
Sep 11Patriot Day 2008Observance-3690
Sep 17Constitution Citizenship Day 2008Observance-3684
Sept 22Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2008Season-3679
Sept 27Laylat al Qadr 2008Muslim-3674
Sept 29Navratri 2008Hindu-3672
Sept 30Rosh Hashana 2008Jewish-3671

Rosh Hashana by Year

Related Holidays in 2008

Federal Holidays 2008