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Simchat Torah 2012

Children reading the scrolls.Children reading the scrolls. Photo by: Heilicher

Simchat Torah for the year 2012 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Monday, October 8th ending at sundown on Tuesday, October 9th.

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)

Simchat Torah
Name(s):Simchat Torah, Simhat Torah, Simchas Torah, Rejoicing with the Torah
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:22nd of Tishrei(Isreal) 23rd Tishrei(outside Isreal) in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Simchat Torah 2012?

Tuesday, October 9th is the 282 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -1 month, -12 days until the celebration/ observance of Simchat Torah 2012.

October 2012 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 1Child Health Day 2012Observance-2242
Oct 1Sukkot 2012Jewish-2242
Oct 8Columbus Day 2012Federal Holiday-2235
Oct 8Shemini Atzeret 2012Jewish-2235
Oct 9Simchat Torah 2012Jewish-2234
Oct 9Leif Erikson 2012Observance-2234
Oct 15Navratri 2012Hindu-2228
Oct 16Boss's Day 2012Observance-2227
Oct 23Dussehra 2012Hindu-2220
Oct 25Day of Arafat 2012Muslim-2218
Oct 26Eid al-Adha 2012Muslim-2217
Oct 31Halloween 2012Observance-2212

Simchat Torah by Year

Related Holidays in 2012

Federal Holidays 2012