Sunday December 16, 2018

Sukkot 2016

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

Sukkot for the year 2016 starts on Monday, October 17th ending the 7 day festival on sundown Sunday, October 23rd. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Sunday, October 16th.

Monday, October 17th is the 290 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -1 month, -30 days until the start of the 7 day festival of Sukkot 2016.

More information on Sukkot. (Traditions, Customs and History)

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

October 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 1 - SatNavratri 2016Hindu-806
Oct 1 - SatMuharram 2016Muslim-806
Oct 3 - MonChild Health Day 2016Observance-804
Oct 3 - Mon Rosh Hashana 2016 Jewish-804
Oct 9 - SunLeif Erikson 2016Observance-798
Oct 10Dussehra 2016Hindu-797
Oct 12 - WedAshura 2016Muslim-795
Oct 12 - Wed Yom Kippur 2016 Jewish-795
Oct 10 - Mon Columbus Day 2016Federal Holiday-797
Oct 17 - MonBoss's Day 2016Observance-790
Oct 17 - MonSukkot 2016Jewish-790
Oct 24Shemini Atzeret 2016Jewish-783
Oct 25Simchat Torah 2016Jewish-782
Oct 30 - SunDiwali 2016Hindu -777
Oct 31 - Mon Halloween 2016 Observance-776

Sukkot by Year