Simchat Torah for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Tuesday, October 21st ending at sundown on Wednesday, October 22nd.
Simchat Torah which means rejoicing the Torah is observed on 22 of Tishrei in Isreal and 23 of Tishrei outside Isreal. The day celebrates the ending of the reading of the Torah for the year with dancing and singing.
More information on Simchat Torah. (Dates, Customs and History for Simchat Torah)
|Name(s):||Simchat Torah, Simhat Torah, Simchas Torah, Rejoicing with the Torah|
|When:||22nd of Tishrei(Isreal) 23rd Tishrei(outside Isreal) in Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Simchat Torah 2008?
Wednesday, October 22nd is the 295 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -30 days until the celebration/ observance of Simchat Torah 2008.
October 2008 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 2||Eid al-Fitr 2008||Muslim||-3702|
|Oct 6||Child Health Day 2008||Observance||-3698|
|Oct 13||Columbus Day 2008||Federal Holiday||-3691|
|Oct 9||Yom Kippur 2008||Jewish||-3695|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2008||Observance||-3695|
|Oct 9||Dussehra 2008||Hindu||-3695|
|Oct 14||Sukkot 2008||Jewish||-3690|
|Oct 16||Boss's Day 2008||Observance||-3688|
|Oct 21||Shemini Atzeret 2008||Jewish||-3683|
|Oct 22||Simchat Torah 2008||Jewish||-3682|
|Oct 28||Diwali 2008||Hindu||-3676|
|Oct 31||Halloween 2008||Observance||-3673|