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.
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|Name(s):||Yom Kippur, Day of Atonement|
|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 2||Eid al-Fitr 2008||Muslim||-3698|
|Oct 6||Child Health Day 2008||Observance||-3694|
|Oct 13||Columbus Day 2008||Federal Holiday||-3687|
|Oct 9||Yom Kippur 2008||Jewish||-3691|
|Oct 9||Leif Erikson 2008||Observance||-3691|
|Oct 9||Dussehra 2008||Hindu||-3691|
|Oct 14||Sukkot 2008||Jewish||-3686|
|Oct 16||Boss's Day 2008||Observance||-3684|
|Oct 21||Shemini Atzeret 2008||Jewish||-3679|
|Oct 22||Simchat Torah 2008||Jewish||-3678|
|Oct 28||Diwali 2008||Hindu||-3672|
|Oct 31||Halloween 2008||Observance||-3669|