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Rosh Hashana 2013

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 2013starts on Thursday, September 5th ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Friday, September 6th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Wednesday, September 4th.

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 2013?

Thursday, September 5th is the 247 day of the 2013 calendar year with -5 years, -2 months, -14 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2013.

September 2013 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 2Labor Day 2013Federal Holiday-1904
Sept 5Rosh Hashana 2013Jewish-1901
Sept 8Ganesh Chaturthi 2013Hindu-1898
Sep 8National Grandparents Day 2013Observance-1898
Sep 11Patriot Day 2013Observance-1895
Sept 14Yom Kippur 2013Jewish-1892
Sep 17Constitution Citizenship Day 2013Observance-1889
Sep 19Sukkot 2013Jewish-1887
Sept 22Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2013Season-1884
Sept 26Shemini Atzeret 2013Jewish-1880
Sept 27Simchat Torah 2013Jewish-1879

Rosh Hashana by Year

Related Holidays in 2013

Federal Holidays 2013