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 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.
Days to Yom Kippur 2016
Wednesday, October 12th is day number 286 of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -1 month, -8 days until Yom Kippur 2016.
|Name(s):||Yom Kippur, Day of Atonement|
|When:||10th of Tishri in Hebrew Calendar|
Dates for Yom Kippur
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Yom Kippur 2018||Wednesday, September 19, 2018||-427|
|Yom Kippur 2019||Wednesday, October 09, 2019||-42|
|Yom Kippur 2020||Monday, September 28, 2020||313|
|Yom Kippur 2021||Thursday, September 16, 2021||666|
|Yom Kippur 2022||Wednesday, October 05, 2022||1050|
|Yom Kippur 2023||Monday, September 25, 2023||1405|