Sunday December 09, 2018

Rosh Hashana 2015

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 2015 starts on Monday, September 14th ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Tuesday, September 15th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Sunday, September 13th.

Monday, September 14th is the 256 day of the 2015 calendar year with -3 years, -2 months, -25 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2015.

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 2015 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sept 4Krishna Janmashtami 2015Hindu-1192
Sep 7 - Mon Labor Day 2015Federal Holiday-1189
Sep 11 - FriPatriot Day 2015Observance-1185
Sep 13 - SunNational Grandparents Day 2015Observance-1183
Sep 14 - Mon Rosh Hashana 2015 Jewish-1182
Sept 16Ganesh Chaturthi 2015Hindu-1180
Sep 17 - ThursConstitution Citizenship Day 2015Observance-1169
Sept 22Day of Arafat 2015Muslim-1174
Sep 23 - Wed Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2015 Season-1173
Sep 23 - Wed Yom Kippur 2015 Jewish-1173
Sep 24 - ThursEid al-Adha 2015Muslim-1172
Sep 28Sukkot 2015Jewish-1168

Rosh Hashana by Year