Yom Kippur for the year 2021 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, September 15th ending at sundown on Thursday, September 16.
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 2021
Thursday, September 16th is day number 259 of the 2021 calendar year with 1 year, 10 months, 2 days until Yom Kippur 2021.