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Jewish Holidays 2018-19

Holiday Dates Description
Leil Selichot Sep 1, 2018 Sa Prayers for forgiveness in preparation for the High Holidays
Rosh Hashana Sep 10-11, 2018 M‑Tu The Jewish New Year
Yom Kippur Sep 19, 2018 W Day of Atonement
Sukkot Day 1 & 2 Sep 24-25, 2018 M‑Tu Feast of Tabernacles
Sukkot Hol haMoed Sep 26-30, 2018 W‑Su
Shmini Atzeret Oct 1, 2018 M Eighth Day of Assembly
Simchat Torah Oct 2, 2018 Tu Day of Celebrating the Torah
Chanukah Dec 3-10, 2018 M‑M The Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lights
Tu BiShvat Jan 21, 2019 M New Year for Trees
Purim Mar 21, 2019 Th Purim is one of the most joyous and fun holidays on the Jewish calendar
Pesach Day 1 & 2 Apr 20-21, 2019 Sa‑Su Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread
Pesach Hol haMoed Apr 22-25, 2019 M‑Th
  Days of the Omer 7 weeks from the second night of Pesach to the day before Shavuot
Pesach Day 7 & 8 Apr 26-27, 2019 F‑Sa
Yom HaShoah May 2, 2019 Th Holocaust Memorial Day
Yom HaZikaron May 8, 2019 W Israeli Memorial Day
Yom HaAtzma’ut May 9, 2019 Th Israeli Independence Day
Lag BaOmer May 23, 2019 Th 33rd day of counting the Omer
Yom Yerushalayim Jun 2, 2019 Su Jerusalem Day
Shavuot Jun 9-10, 2019 Su‑M Festival of Weeks, commemorates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai
Tish’a B’Av Aug 11, 2019 Su The Ninth of Av, fast commemorating the destruction of the two Temples