Simchat Torah for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Thursday, October 12th ending at sundown on Friday, October 13.
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 2017?
Friday, October 13th is the 285 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -8 days until the celebration/ observance of Simchat Torah 2017.
October 2017 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 2 - Mon||Child Health Day 2017||Observance||-384|
|Oct 5 - Thurs||Sukkot 2017||Jewish||-381|
|Oct 9 - Mon||Columbus Day 2017||Federal Holiday||-377|
|Oct 9 - Mon||Leif Erikson 2017||Observance||-377|
|Oct 12 - Thurs||Shemini Atzeret 2017||Jewish||-374|
|Oct 13 - Fri||Simchat Torah 2017||Jewish||-373|
|Oct 16 - Mon||Boss's Day 2017||Observance||-370|
|Oct 19 - Thurs||Diwali 2017||Hindu||-367|
|Oct 31 - Tues||Halloween 2017||Observance||-355|