Sunday December 16, 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.

Tuesday, September 30th is the 273 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -2 months, -16 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2008.

More information on Rosh Hashana. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

September 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 1Labor Day 2008Federal Holiday-3758
Sept 3Ganesh Chaturthi 2008Hindu-3756
Sep 7National Grandparents Day 2008Observance-3752
Sep 11Patriot Day 2008Observance-3748
Sep 17Constitution Citizenship Day 2008Observance-3742
Sept 22Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2008Season-3737
Sept 27Laylat al Qadr 2008Muslim-3732
Sept 29Navratri 2008Hindu-3730
Sept 30Rosh Hashana 2008Jewish-3729

Rosh Hashana by Year