Monday June 24, 2019

Yom Kippur 2022

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.

Yom Kippur for the year 2022 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Tuesday, October 4th ending at sundown on Wednesday, October 5.

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 5th is day number 278 of the 2022 calendar year with 3 years, 3 months, 11 days until Yom Kippur 2022.

More information on Yom Kippur. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Yom Kippur
Name(s):Yom Kippur, Day of Atonement
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:10th of Tishri in Hebrew Calendar

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Oct 9 - SunLeif Erikson 2022Observance1202
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