Simchat Torah for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Monday, October 24th ending at sundown on Tuesday, October 25th.
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 2016?
Tuesday, October 25th is the 298 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -24 days until the celebration/ observance of Simchat Torah 2016.
October 2016 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 1 - Sat||Navratri 2016||Hindu||-779|
|Oct 1 - Sat||Muharram 2016||Muslim||-779|
|Oct 3 - Mon||Child Health Day 2016||Observance||-777|
|Oct 3 - Mon||Rosh Hashana 2016||Jewish||-777|
|Oct 9 - Sun||Leif Erikson 2016||Observance||-771|
|Oct 10||Dussehra 2016||Hindu||-770|
|Oct 12 - Wed||Ashura 2016||Muslim||-768|
|Oct 12 - Wed||Yom Kippur 2016||Jewish||-768|
|Oct 10 - Mon||Columbus Day 2016||Federal Holiday||-770|
|Oct 17 - Mon||Boss's Day 2016||Observance||-763|
|Oct 17 - Mon||Sukkot 2016||Jewish||-763|
|Oct 24||Shemini Atzeret 2016||Jewish||-756|
|Oct 25||Simchat Torah 2016||Jewish||-755|
|Oct 30 - Sun||Diwali 2016||Hindu||-750|
|Oct 31 - Mon||Halloween 2016||Observance||-749|