Shemini Atzeret for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, October 20th ending at sundown on Monday, October 21.
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.
Days to the start of Shemini Atzeret
Monday, October 21st is day number 294 of the 2019 calendar year with 3 months, 25 days until Shemini Atzeret 2019.
More information on Shemini Atzeret. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|Name(s):||Shemini Atzeret, Eight day of Assembly|
|When:||22nd of Tishrei in Hebrew Calendar|
October 2019 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 7 - Mon||Child Health Day 2019||Observance||103|
|Oct 7 - Mon||Dussehra 2019||Hindu||103|
|Oct 9 - Wed||Leif Erikson 2019||Observance||105|
|Oct 9 - Wed||Yom Kippur 2019||Jewish||105|
|Oct 14 - Mon||Sukkot 2019||Jewish||110|
|Oct 14 - Mon||Columbus Day 2019||Federal Holiday||110|
|Oct 16 - Wed||Boss's Day 2019||Observance||112|
|Oct 21 - Mon||Shemini Atzeret 2019||Jewish||117|
|Oct 22 - Tues||Simchat Torah 2019||Jewish||118|
|Oct 27 - Sun||Diwali 2019||Hindu||123|
|Oct 31 - Thurs||Halloween 2019||Observance||127|