Tuesday January 22, 2019

Simchat Torah 2017

Children reading the scrolls.Children reading the scrolls.

Simchat Torah for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Thursday, October 12th ending at sundown on Friday, October 13.

Friday, October 13th is the 285 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -3 months, -9 days until Simchat Torah 2017.

More information on Simchat Torah. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

October 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 2 - MonChild Health Day 2017Observance-477
Oct 5 - ThursSukkot 2017Jewish-474
Oct 9 - Mon Columbus Day 2017Federal Holiday-470
Oct 9 - MonLeif Erikson 2017Observance-470
Oct 12 - ThursShemini Atzeret 2017Jewish-467
Oct 13 - FriSimchat Torah 2017Jewish-466
Oct 16 - MonBoss's Day 2017Observance-463
Oct 19 - ThursDiwali 2017Hindu -460
Oct 31 - Tues Halloween 2017 Observance-448

Simchat Torah by Year