Shemini Atzeret for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Monday, September 27th ending at sundown on Tuesday, September 28.
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.
Tuesday, September 28th is day number 271 of the 2021 calendar year with 2 years, 3 months, 4 days until Shemini Atzeret 2021.
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|Name(s):||Shemini Atzeret, Eight day of Assembly|
|When:||22nd of Tishrei in Hebrew Calendar|
September 2021 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Sep 6 - Mon||Labor Day 2021||Federal Holiday||805|
|Sep 7 - Tues||Rosh Hashana 2021||Jewish||806|
|Sep 11 - Sat||Patriot Day 2021||Observance||810|
|Sep 12 - Sun||National Grandparents Day 2021||Observance||811|
|Sept 16 - Thurs||Yom Kippur 2021||Jewish||815|
|Sep 17 - Fri||Constitution Citizenship Day 2021||Observance||816|
|Sep 21- Tues||Sukkot 2021||Jewish||820|
|Sep 22 - Wed||Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2021||Season||821|
|Sep 28 - Tues||Shemini Atzeret 2021||Jewish||827|
|Sep 29 - Wed||Simchat Torah 2021||Jewish||828|