Saturday July 04, 2020

Rosh Hashanah 2022


Man blowing the Shofar in front of the Western wall in Jerusalem.
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Monday September 5
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Constitution Citizenship Day
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Rosh Hashanah
Monday September 26
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or 814 days

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Rosh Hashanah for the year 2022 starts on the evening of Sunday, September 25th ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Tuesday, September 27. For the Jewish calendar night begins before day, thus the holiday or festival begins on the sunset of the previous day.


Rosh Hashanah celebrates the Jewish New Year for Jewish Americans. Rosh Hashanah begins on the first day of the seventh month in the Jewish calendar. The Day of Remembrance or the Day of Blowing the Shofar are other names for this holiday. Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah are the two most important days of atonement that most practicing Jews will observe in the calendar year.

Why do Jewish holidays start at nighttime?

According to the Torah, the story of creation in Genesis says “And it was evening, and it was morning day one”, “And it was evening, and it was morning; the second day”, thus night comes before day. So for the Jewish calendar all days begin at nightfall and end the next day at nightfall including holidays.

Days to the start of Rosh Hashanah 2022

Monday, September 26th is day number 269 of the 2022 calendar year with 2 years, 2 months, 22 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashanah 2022.


Rosh Hashanah
Name(s):Rosh Hashanah, Jewish New Year, Day of Remembrance, Day of Blowing the Shofar
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:Begins first day of Tishrei and ends second day of Tishrei on the Hebrew Calendar

Dates for Rosh Hashanah

HolidayDateDays to Go
Rosh Hashanah 2019 Monday, September 30, 2019 -278
Rosh Hashanah 2020 Saturday, September 19, 2020 77
Rosh Hashanah 2021 Tuesday, September 07, 2021 430
Rosh Hashanah 2022 Monday, September 26, 2022 814
Rosh Hashanah 2023 Saturday, September 16, 2023 1169
Rosh Hashanah 2024 Thursday, October 03, 2024 1552


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