Shemini Atzeret for the year 2018 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Monday, October 1st ending at sundown on Monday, October 1.
Shemini Atzeret, with Shemini meaning eighth follows the seven day holiday of Sukkot and can be considered the eighth day of Sukkot in many ways but not all ways. This day on the Hebrew calendar falls on 22 Tishrei. Many in Israel will celebrate Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah on the same day, however others in the rest of the world will celebrate them one day after the other making them two separate holidays with Simchat Torah falling on 23 Tishrei.
Monday, October 1st is day number 274 of the 2018 calendar year with -8 months, -23 days until Shemini Atzeret 2018.
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|Name(s):||Shemini Atzeret, Eight day of Assembly|
|When:||22nd of Tishrei in Hebrew Calendar|
October 2018 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 1 - Mon||Shemini Atzeret 2018||Jewish||-267|
|Oct 1 - Mon||Child Health Day 2018||Observance||-267|
|Oct 2 - Tues||Simchat Torah 2018||Jewish||-266|
|Oct 8 - Mon||Columbus Day 2018||Federal Holiday||-260|
|Oct 9 - Tues||Leif Erikson 2018||Observance||-259|
|Oct 9 - Tues||Navratri 2018||Hindu||-259|
|Oct 16 - Tues||Boss's Day 2018||Observance||-252|
|Oct 18 - Thurs||Dussehra 2018||Hindu||-250|
|Oct 31 - Wed||Halloween 2018||Observance||-237|