Thursday October 18, 2018

Rosh Hashana 2021


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 2021 starts on Tuesday, September 7th ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Wednesday, September 8. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Monday, September 6th.


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. Rosh Hashana is a two day celebration. This is a time 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 2021?

Tuesday, September 7th is the 249 day of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 10 months, 20 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2021.


September 2021 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 6 - MonLabor Day 2021Federal Holiday1053
Sep 7 - TuesRosh Hashana 2021Jewish1054
Sep 11 - SatPatriot Day 2021Observance1058
Sep 12 - SunNational Grandparents Day 2021Observance1059
Sept 16 - ThursYom Kippur 2021Jewish1063
Sep 17 - FriConstitution Citizenship Day 2021Observance1064
Sep 21- TuesSukkot 2021Jewish1068
Sep 22 - WedFall/ Spring - September equinox 2021Season1069
Sep 28 - TuesShemini Atzeret 2021Jewish1075
Sep 29 - WedSimchat Torah 2021Jewish1076

Rosh Hashana by Year

Related Holidays in 2021

Federal Holidays 2021



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