Sukkot for the year 2013 starts on Thursday, September 19th ending the 7 day festival on sundown Wednesday, September 25th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Wednesday, September 18th.
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 2013?
Thursday, September 19th is the 261 day of the 2013 calendar year with -5 years, -1 month, -3 days until the start of the 7 day festival of Sukkot 2013.
September 2013 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Sep 2||Labor Day 2013||Federal Holiday||-1877|
|Sept 5||Rosh Hashana 2013||Jewish||-1874|
|Sept 8||Ganesh Chaturthi 2013||Hindu||-1871|
|Sep 8||National Grandparents Day 2013||Observance||-1871|
|Sep 11||Patriot Day 2013||Observance||-1868|
|Sept 14||Yom Kippur 2013||Jewish||-1865|
|Sep 17||Constitution Citizenship Day 2013||Observance||-1862|
|Sep 19||Sukkot 2013||Jewish||-1860|
|Sept 22||Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2013||Season||-1857|
|Sept 26||Shemini Atzeret 2013||Jewish||-1853|
|Sept 27||Simchat Torah 2013||Jewish||-1852|