Friday October 19, 2018

Simchat Torah 2015

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

Simchat Torah for the year 2015 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Monday, October 5th ending at sundown on Tuesday, October 6th.

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 2015?

Tuesday, October 6th is the 278 day of the 2015 calendar year with -3 years, -13 days until the celebration/ observance of Simchat Torah 2015.

October 2015 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 5Shemini Atzeret 2015Jewish-1110
Oct 6Simchat Torah 2015Jewish-1109
Oct 5 - MonChild Health Day 2015Observance-1110
Oct 9Leif Erikson 2015Observance-1106
Oct 12 - Mon Columbus Day 2015Federal Holiday-1103
Oct 13Muharram 2015Muslim-1102
Oct 13Navratri 2015Hindu-1102
Oct 16 - FriBoss's Day 2015Observance-1099
Oct 22Dussehra 2015Hindu-1093
Oct 24Ashura 2015Muslim-1091
Oct 31 - Sat Halloween 2015 Observance-1084

Simchat Torah by Year

Related Holidays in 2015

Federal Holidays 2015