Wednesday November 21, 2018

Sukkot 2008


Yellow squash and corn husk.Yellow squash and corn husk.

Sukkot for the year 2008 starts on Tuesday, October 14th ending the 7 day festival on sundown Monday, October 20th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Monday, October 13th.


Sukkot is a seven day Jewish festival with the first day starting on 15th day of the month of Tishri according to the Hebrew Calendar. The day relates to the exodus of the Jewish people from Egypt and their wandering through the desert for 40 years.


More information on Sukkot. (Dates, Customs and History for Sukkot)

Sukkot
Name(s):Sukkot, Feast of Tabernacles, Feast of the Ingathering, Sukkos, Feast of Booths
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:7 day festival start on 15th of Tishri in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Sukkot 2008?

Tuesday, October 14th is the 287 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -1 month, -7 days until the start of the 7 day festival of Sukkot 2008.


October 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 2Eid al-Fitr 2008Muslim-3702
Oct 6Child Health Day 2008Observance-3698
Oct 13Columbus Day 2008Federal Holiday-3691
Oct 9Yom Kippur 2008Jewish-3695
Oct 9Leif Erikson 2008Observance-3695
Oct 9Dussehra 2008Hindu-3695
Oct 14Sukkot 2008Jewish-3690
Oct 16Boss's Day 2008Observance-3688
Oct 21Shemini Atzeret 2008Jewish-3683
Oct 22Simchat Torah 2008Jewish-3682
Oct 28Diwali 2008Hindu-3676
Oct 31Halloween 2008Observance-3673

Sukkot by Year

Related Holidays in 2008

Federal Holidays 2008



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