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Yom Kippur 2008

Jews praying at the western wall in Jerusalem at night for Yom Kippur.Jews praying at the western wall in Jerusalem at night for Yom Kippur. Photo by: gsteve555017

Yom Kippur for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, October 8th ending at sundown on Thursday, October 9th.

Yom Kippur is observed on the tenth day of the month of Tishri on the Hebrew calendar. Also known as the day of Atonement, the day is spent in prayer and fasting among the Jewish people of faith.

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

Yom Kippur
Name(s):Yom Kippur, Day of Atonement
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:10th of Tishri in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Yom Kippur 2008?

Thursday, October 9th is the 282 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -1 month, -8 days until the celebration/ observance of Yom Kippur 2008.

October 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 2Eid al-Fitr 2008Muslim-3698
Oct 6Child Health Day 2008Observance-3694
Oct 13Columbus Day 2008Federal Holiday-3687
Oct 9Yom Kippur 2008Jewish-3691
Oct 9Leif Erikson 2008Observance-3691
Oct 9Dussehra 2008Hindu-3691
Oct 14Sukkot 2008Jewish-3686
Oct 16Boss's Day 2008Observance-3684
Oct 21Shemini Atzeret 2008Jewish-3679
Oct 22Simchat Torah 2008Jewish-3678
Oct 28Diwali 2008Hindu-3672
Oct 31Halloween 2008Observance-3669

Yom Kippur by Year

Related Holidays in 2008

Federal Holidays 2008