Yom HaAliyah / יום העלייה

Yom HaAliyah (Aliyah Day) (Hebrew: יום העליה) is an Israeli national holiday celebrated annually on the seventh of the Hebrew month of Cheshvan, to commemorate the historic events which happened on the tenth of the Hebrew month of Nisan (Hebrew: י’ ניסן). The holiday was established to acknowledge Aliyah, immigration to the Jewish state, as a core value of the State of Israel, and honor the ongoing contributions of Olim to Israeli society.

Yom HaAliyah begins at sundown on Thu, 26 October 2017.

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List of Dates

Yom HaAliyah begins on:

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
"Yom HaAliyah" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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