Shemini Atzeret for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, October 11th ending at sundown on Thursday, October 12.
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 2017?
Thursday, October 12th is the 284 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -9 days until the celebration/ observance of Shemini Atzeret 2017.
October 2017 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 2 - Mon||Child Health Day 2017||Observance||-384|
|Oct 5 - Thurs||Sukkot 2017||Jewish||-381|
|Oct 9 - Mon||Columbus Day 2017||Federal Holiday||-377|
|Oct 9 - Mon||Leif Erikson 2017||Observance||-377|
|Oct 12 - Thurs||Shemini Atzeret 2017||Jewish||-374|
|Oct 13 - Fri||Simchat Torah 2017||Jewish||-373|
|Oct 16 - Mon||Boss's Day 2017||Observance||-370|
|Oct 19 - Thurs||Diwali 2017||Hindu||-367|
|Oct 31 - Tues||Halloween 2017||Observance||-355|