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