Yom Kippur for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Tuesday, October 8th ending at sundown on Wednesday, October 9.
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.
Wednesday, October 9th is day number 282 of the 2019 calendar year with 3 months, 21 days until Yom Kippur 2019.
More information on Yom Kippur. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|Name(s):||Yom Kippur, Day of Atonement|
|When:||10th of Tishri in Hebrew Calendar|
October 2019 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Oct 7 - Mon||Child Health Day 2019||Observance||111|
|Oct 7 - Mon||Dussehra 2019||Hindu||111|
|Oct 9 - Wed||Leif Erikson 2019||Observance||113|
|Oct 9 - Wed||Yom Kippur 2019||Jewish||113|
|Oct 14 - Mon||Sukkot 2019||Jewish||118|
|Oct 14 - Mon||Columbus Day 2019||Federal Holiday||118|
|Oct 16 - Wed||Boss's Day 2019||Observance||120|
|Oct 21 - Mon||Shemini Atzeret 2019||Jewish||125|
|Oct 22 - Tues||Simchat Torah 2019||Jewish||126|
|Oct 27 - Sun||Diwali 2019||Hindu||131|
|Oct 31 - Thurs||Halloween 2019||Observance||135|