Monday June 17, 2019

Yom Kippur 2014


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.

Yom Kippur for the year 2014 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Saturday, October 4th ending at sundown on Saturday, October 4th.


Yom Kippur is on the tenth day of the month of Tishri in the Jewish calendar. Known as the Day of Atonement, the Jewish holiday is spent in prayer and fasting among many people of the Jewish faith. The seven day festival of Sukkot commemorating the wandering in the desert for 40 years, begins on the fifth day after Yom Kippur. Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur are the two important days of atonement for most practicing Jews.


Saturday, October 4th is day number 277 of the 2014 calendar year with -4 years, -8 months, -13 days until Yom Kippur 2014.


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

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

October 2014 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Oct 3Day of Arafat 2014Muslim-1719
Oct 3Dussehra 2014Hindu-1719
Oct 4Eid al-Adha 2014Muslim-1718
Oct 4Yom Kippur 2014Jewish-1718
Oct 6Child Health Day 2014Observance-1716
Oct 9Leif Erikson 2014Observance-1713
Oct 9Sukkot 2014Jewish-1713
Oct 13Columbus Day 2014Federal Holiday-1709
Oct 16Shemini Atzeret 2014Jewish-1706
Oct 17Simchat Torah 2014Jewish-1705
Oct 16Boss's Day 2014Observance-1706
Oct 22Diwali 2014Hindu -1700
Oct 24Muharram 2014Muslim-1698
Oct 31Halloween 2014Observance-1691

Yom Kippur by Year



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