Shemini Atzeret for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, October 19th ending at sundown on Thursday, October 20th.
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 2011?
Thursday, October 20th is the 292 day of the 2011 calendar year with -7 years, -2 days until the celebration/ observance of Shemini Atzeret 2011.
October 2011 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 3||Child Health Day 2011||Observance||-2576|
|Oct 6||Dussehra 2011||Hindu||-2573|
|Oct 8||Yom Kippur 2011||Jewish||-2571|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2011||Observance||-2570|
|Oct 10||Columbus Day 2011||Federal Holiday||-2569|
|Oct 13||Sukkot 2011||Jewish||-2566|
|Oct 17||Boss's Day 2011||Observance||-2562|
|Oct 20||Shemini Atzeret 2011||Jewish||-2559|
|Oct 21||Simchat Torah 2011||Jewish||-2558|
|Oct 26||Diwali 2011||Hindu||-2553|
|Oct 31||Halloween 2011||Observance||-2548|