Shemini Atzeret for the year 2006 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Friday, October 13th ending at sundown on Saturday, October 14th.
Shemini Atzeret is observed on the 22nd of Tishrei according to the Hebrew calendar. Immediatly following Shemini Atzeret is Simchat Torah. For many Jewish people this day represents the eighth day of Sukkot and a day to focus on their love for God.
More information on Shemini Atzeret. (Dates, Customs and History for Shemini Atzeret)
|Name(s):||Shemini Atzeret, Eight day of Assembly|
|When:||22nd of Tishrei in Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Shemini Atzeret 2006?
Saturday, October 14th is the 286 day of the 2006 calendar year with -12 years, -1 month, -4 days until the celebration/ observance of Shemini Atzeret 2006.
October 2006 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 1||Dussehra 2006||Hindu||-4431|
|Oct 2||Yom Kippur 2006||Jewish||-4430|
|Oct 2||Child Health Day 2006||Observance||-4430|
|Oct 7||Sukkot 2006||Jewish||-4425|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2006||Observance||-4423|
|Oct 9||Columbus Day 2006||Federal Holiday||-4423|
|Oct 14||Shemini Atzeret 2006||Jewish||-4418|
|Oct 15||Simchat Torah 2006||Jewish||-4417|
|Oct 16||Boss's Day 2006||Observance||-4416|
|Oct 19||Laylat al Qadr 2006||Muslim||-4413|
|Oct 21||Diwali 2006||Hindu||-4411|
|Oct 24||Eid al-Fitr 2006||Muslim||-4408|
|Oct 29||Daylight Saving Time - ends 2006||Daylight Saving||-4403|
|Oct 31||Halloween 2006||Observance||-4401|