Sukkot for the year 2009 starts on Saturday, October 3rd ending the 7 day festival on sundown Friday, October 9th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Friday, October 2nd.
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)
|Name(s):||Sukkot, Feast of Tabernacles, Feast of the Ingathering, Sukkos, Feast of Booths|
|When:||7 day festival start on 15th of Tishri in Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Sukkot 2009?
Saturday, October 3rd is the 275 day of the 2009 calendar year with -9 years, -1 month, -9 days until the start of the 7 day festival of Sukkot 2009.
October 2009 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 3||Sukkot 2009||Jewish||-3328|
|Oct 5||Child Health Day 2009||Observance||-3326|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2009||Observance||-3322|
|Oct 10||Shemini Atzeret 2009||Jewish||-3321|
|Oct 11||Simchat Torah 2009||Jewish||-3320|
|Oct 12||Columbus Day 2009||Federal Holiday||-3319|
|Oct 16||Boss's Day 2009||Observance||-3315|
|Oct 17||Diwali 2009||Hindu||-3314|
|Oct 31||Halloween 2009||Observance||-3300|