Sunday October 21, 2018

Shemini Atzeret 2017

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 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)

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 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 - MonChild Health Day 2017Observance-384
Oct 5 - ThursSukkot 2017Jewish-381
Oct 9 - Mon Columbus Day 2017Federal Holiday-377
Oct 9 - MonLeif Erikson 2017Observance-377
Oct 12 - ThursShemini Atzeret 2017Jewish-374
Oct 13 - FriSimchat Torah 2017Jewish-373
Oct 16 - MonBoss's Day 2017Observance-370
Oct 19 - ThursDiwali 2017Hindu -367
Oct 31 - Tues Halloween 2017 Observance-355

Shemini Atzeret by Year

Related Holidays in 2017

Federal Holidays 2017