Upcoming Jewish Holidays

Simchat Torah
Oct 24: Simchat Torah

Marks the end of the annual cycle of public Torah readings, and the beginning of a new cycle.

Dec 25: Chanukah

Observed for eight days in honour of the historic victory of the Maccabbees against religious oppression

Mar 12: Purim

Purim remembers the deliverance of the Jewish people from a plot to destroy them as recorded in the Book of Esther.

Passover (begins)
Apr 10: Passover (begins)

Passover (Pesach), is an 8 day Jewish holiday that remembers the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt

May 31: Pentecost

Shavuot is one of the three Biblical pilgrimage festivals. Also known as the Feast of Weeks

New Year
Sep 21: New Year

The Jewish Holiday of Rosh Hashanah is generally known as the New Year's Day of the Jewish calendar

Day of Atonement
Sep 30: Day of Atonement

Yom Kippur is the Jewish day of repentance, considered to be the holiest and most solemn day of the year

Oct 05: Sukkot

Sukkot is also known as Succoth, Sukkos, Feast of Booths or Feast of Tabernacles