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Rosh Hashana 2012


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 2012starts on Monday, September 17th ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Tuesday, September 18th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Sunday, September 16th.


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 2012?

Monday, September 17th is the 260 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -1 month, -3 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2012.


September 2012 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 3Labor Day 2012Federal Holiday-2238
Sep 9National Grandparents Day 2012Observance-2232
Sep 11Patriot Day 2012Observance-2230
Sept 17Rosh Hashana 2012Jewish-2224
Sep 17Constitution Citizenship Day 2012Observance-2224
Sept 18Ganesh Chaturthi 2012Hindu-2223
Sept 22Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2012Season-2219
Sept 26Yom Kippur 2012Jewish-2215

Rosh Hashana by Year

Related Holidays in 2012

Federal Holidays 2012



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