Wednesday October 17, 2018

Yom Kippur 2016


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 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Tuesday, October 11th ending at sundown on Wednesday, October 12th.


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 2016?

Wednesday, October 12th is the 285 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -5 days until the celebration/ observance of Yom Kippur 2016.

Yom Kippur by Year

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