Sunday October 21, 2018

Simchat Torah 2023

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

Simchat Torah for the year 2023 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Saturday, October 7th ending at sundown on Sunday, October 8.

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 2023?

Sunday, October 8th is the 280 day of the 2023 calendar year with 4 years, 11 months, 17 days until the celebration/ observance of Simchat Torah 2023.

October 2023 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 2 - MonChild Health Day 2023Observance1807
Oct 7 - SatShemini Atzeret 2023Jewish1812
Oct 8 - SunSimchat Torah 2023Jewish1813
Oct 9 - MonLeif Erikson 2023Observance1814
Oct 9 - MonColumbus Day 2023Federal Holiday1814
Oct 12 - SunDiwali 2023Hindu1817
Oct 15 - SunNavratri 2023Hindu1820
Oct 16 - MonBoss's Day 2023Observance1821
Oct 23 - MonDussehra 2023Hindu1828
Oct 31 - TuesHalloween 2023Observance1836

Simchat Torah by Year

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