Shemini Atzeret for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Monday, October 20th ending at sundown on Tuesday, October 21st.
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 2008?
Tuesday, October 21st is the 294 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -28 days until the celebration/ observance of Shemini Atzeret 2008.
October 2008 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 2||Eid al-Fitr 2008||Muslim||-3699|
|Oct 6||Child Health Day 2008||Observance||-3695|
|Oct 13||Columbus Day 2008||Federal Holiday||-3688|
|Oct 9||Yom Kippur 2008||Jewish||-3692|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2008||Observance||-3692|
|Oct 9||Dussehra 2008||Hindu||-3692|
|Oct 14||Sukkot 2008||Jewish||-3687|
|Oct 16||Boss's Day 2008||Observance||-3685|
|Oct 21||Shemini Atzeret 2008||Jewish||-3680|
|Oct 22||Simchat Torah 2008||Jewish||-3679|
|Oct 28||Diwali 2008||Hindu||-3673|
|Oct 31||Halloween 2008||Observance||-3670|