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Shemini Atzeret 2016

Children with squash and corn husks celebrating Shemini Atzeret.Children with squash and corn husks celebrating Shemini Atzeret. Photo by: hamc18

Shemini Atzeret for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, October 23rd ending at sundown on Monday, October 24th.

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)

Shemini Atzeret
Name(s):Shemini Atzeret, Eight day of Assembly
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:22nd of Tishrei in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Shemini Atzeret 2016?

Monday, October 24th is the 297 day of the 2016 calendar year with -1 year, -11 months, -28 days until the celebration/ observance of Shemini Atzeret 2016.

October 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 1 - SatNavratri 2016Hindu-750
Oct 1 - SatMuharram 2016Muslim-750
Oct 3 - MonChild Health Day 2016Observance-748
Oct 3 - Mon Rosh Hashana 2016 Jewish-748
Oct 9 - SunLeif Erikson 2016Observance-742
Oct 10Dussehra 2016Hindu-741
Oct 12 - WedAshura 2016Muslim-739
Oct 12 - Wed Yom Kippur 2016 Jewish-739
Oct 10 - Mon Columbus Day 2016Federal Holiday-741
Oct 17 - MonBoss's Day 2016Observance-734
Oct 17 - MonSukkot 2016Jewish-734
Oct 24Shemini Atzeret 2016Jewish-727
Oct 25Simchat Torah 2016Jewish-726
Oct 30 - SunDiwali 2016Hindu -721
Oct 31 - Mon Halloween 2016 Observance-720

Shemini Atzeret by Year

Related Holidays in 2016

Federal Holidays 2016