Yom Kippur for the year 2020 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Sunday, September 27th ending at sundown on Monday, September 28.
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.
Monday, September 28th is day number 272 of the 2020 calendar year with 1 year, 3 months, 10 days until Yom Kippur 2020.
More information on Yom Kippur. (Traditions, Customs and History)
|Name(s):||Yom Kippur, Day of Atonement|
|When:||10th of Tishri in Hebrew Calendar|
September 2020 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Sep 7 - Mon||Labor Day 2020||Federal Holiday||446|
|Sep 11 - Fri||Patriot Day 2020||Observance||450|
|Sep 13 - Sun||National Grandparents Day 2020||Observance||452|
|Sep 17 - Thurs||Constitution Citizenship Day 2020||Observance||456|
|Sept 19 - Sat||Rosh Hashana 2020||Jewish||458|
|Sep 22 - Tues||Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2020||Season||461|
|Sept 28 - Mon||Yom Kippur 2020||Jewish||467|