Friday October 19, 2018

Yom Kippur 2017

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 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Friday, September 29th ending at sundown on Saturday, September 30.

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 2017?

Saturday, September 30th is the 272 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -19 days until the celebration/ observance of Yom Kippur 2017.

September 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sep 1 - FriEid al-Adha 2017Muslim-413
Sep 4 - Mon Labor Day 2017Federal Holiday-410
Sep 10 _SunNational Grandparents Day 2017Observance-404
Sep 11 - MonPatriot Day 2017Observance-403
Sep 17 - SunConstitution Citizenship Day 2017Observance-397
Sept 20 - WedNavratri 2017Hindu-394
Sept 22 - FriMuharram 2017Muslim-392
Sept 21 - Thurs Rosh Hashana 2017 Jewish-393
Sep 22 - Fri Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2017 Season-392
Sept 30 - Sat Yom Kippur 2017 Jewish-384
Sept 30 - SatDussehra 2017Hindu-384
Sep 30 - SatAshura 2017Muslim-383

Yom Kippur by Year

Related Holidays in 2017

Federal Holidays 2017