Wednesday January 16, 2019

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.

Monday, September 17th is the 260 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -3 months, -29 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2012.

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 2012 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 3Labor Day 2012Federal Holiday-2326
Sep 9National Grandparents Day 2012Observance-2320
Sep 11Patriot Day 2012Observance-2318
Sept 17Rosh Hashana 2012Jewish-2312
Sep 17Constitution Citizenship Day 2012Observance-2312
Sept 18Ganesh Chaturthi 2012Hindu-2311
Sept 22Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2012Season-2307
Sept 26Yom Kippur 2012Jewish-2303

Rosh Hashana by Year