Thursday December 13, 2018

Rosh Hashana 2024

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 2024 starts on Thursday, October 3rd ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Friday, October 4. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Wednesday, October 2nd.

Thursday, October 3rd is the 276 day of the 2024 calendar year with 5 years, 9 months, 20 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2024.

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

October 2024 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 3 - ThursNavratri 2024Hindu 2120
Oct 3 - ThursRosh Hashana 2024Jewish2120
Oct 7 - MonChild Health Day 2024Observance2124
Oct 9 - WedLeif Erikson 2024Observance2126
Oct 12 - SatYom Kippur 2024Jewish2129
Oct 12 - SatDussehra 2024Hindu2129
Oct 14 - MonColumbus Day 2024Federal Holiday2131
Oct 16 - WedBoss's Day 2024Observance2133
Oct 17 - ThursSukkot 2024Jewish2134
Oct 21 - TuesDiwali 2024Hindu2138
Oct 24 - ThursShemini Atzeret 2024Jewish2141
Oct 25 - FriSimchat Torah 2024Jewish2142
Oct 31 - ThursHalloween 2024Observance2148

Rosh Hashana by Year