Jewish Holidays 1776

Except for minor fasts, holidays begin at sundown on the first date specified and end at nightfall on the last date specified.
For example, if the dates for Rosh Hashana are listed as -, then the holiday begins at sundown on Sep 13 and ends at nightfall on Sep 15.

This page displays the Diaspora holiday schedule. The Israel schedule is used by Jews living in modern Israel.

Major holidays 1776  ✡️

Dates in bold are yom tov, so they have similar obligations and restrictions to Shabbat in the sense that normal “work” is forbidden.

HolidayDates
Pesach  🫓🍷 W‑F
Sa‑Tu
Tu‑Th
15-22 Nisan 5536
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread
Shavuot  ⛰️🌸 Th‑Sa
6-7 Sivan 5536
Festival of Weeks
Tish'a B'Av  ✡️ W‑Th
9 Av 5536
The Ninth of Av
Rosh Hashana  🍏🍯 F‑Su
1-2 Tishrei 5537
The Jewish New Year
Yom Kippur  ✡️ Su‑M
10 Tishrei 5537
Day of Atonement
Sukkot  🌿🍋 F‑Su
M‑F
15-21 Tishrei 5537
Feast of Booths
Shmini Atzeret  ✡️ F‑Sa
22 Tishrei 5537
Eighth Day of Assembly
Simchat Torah  ✡️ Sa‑Su
23 Tishrei 5537
Day of Celebrating the Torah
Chanukah  🕎 Th‑F
25 Kislev - 3 Tevet 5537
Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of rededication
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Minor holidays 1776  ✡️

HolidayDates
Tu BiShvat  🌳 Su‑M
15 Sh'vat 5536
New Year for Trees
Purim  🎭️📜 M‑Tu
14 Adar 5536
Celebration of Jewish deliverance as told by Megilat Esther
Shushan Purim  🎭️📜 Tu‑W
15 Adar 5536
Purim celebrated in Jerusalem and walled cities
Days of the Omer   Th‑Th
16 Nisan - 5 Sivan 5536
7 weeks from the second night of Pesach to the day before Shavuot
Pesach Sheni  ✡️ Th‑F
14 Iyyar 5536
Second Passover, one month after Passover
Lag BaOmer  🔥 M‑Tu
18 Iyyar 5536
33rd day of counting the Omer
Tu B'Av  ❤️ Tu‑W
15 Av 5536
Minor Jewish holiday of love
Rosh Hashana LaBehemot  🐑 Th‑F
1 Elul 5536
New Year for Tithing Animals
Leil Selichot  🕍 Sep 7 Sa
23 Elul 5536
Prayers for forgiveness in preparation for the High Holidays

Minor fasts 1776  ✡️

Minor fasts begin at dawn and end at nightfall.

Tish'a B'Av begins at sundown on the first date specified and ends at nightfall on the second date specified.

HolidayDates
Asara B'Tevet   Jan 2 Tu
10 Tevet 5536
Fast commemorating the siege of Jerusalem
Ta'anit Esther   Mar 4 M
13 Adar 5536
Fast of Esther
Ta'anit Bechorot   Apr 3 W
14 Nisan 5536
Fast of the First Born
Tzom Tammuz   Jul 4 Th
17 Tamuz 5536
Fast commemorating breaching of the walls of Jerusalem before the destruction of the Second Temple
Tzom Gedaliah   Sep 16 M
3 Tishrei 5537
Fast of the Seventh Month
Asara B'Tevet   Dec 20 F
10 Tevet 5537
Fast commemorating the siege of Jerusalem

Modern holidays 1776  🇮🇱

HolidayDates

Special Shabbatot 1776  🕍

HolidayDates
Shabbat Shirah   F‑Sa
13 Sh'vat 5536
Shabbat of Song
Shabbat Shekalim   F‑Sa
27 Sh'vat 5536
Shabbat before Rosh Chodesh Adar
Shabbat Zachor   F‑Sa
11 Adar 5536
Shabbat before Purim
Shabbat Parah   F‑Sa
18 Adar 5536
Shabbat of the Red Heifer
Shabbat HaChodesh   F‑Sa
25 Adar 5536
Shabbat before Rosh Chodesh Nissan
Shabbat HaGadol   F‑Sa
10 Nisan 5536
Shabbat before Pesach
Shabbat Chazon   F‑Sa
4 Av 5536
Shabbat before Tish'a B'Av (Shabbat of Prophecy/Shabbat of Vision)
Shabbat Nachamu   F‑Sa
11 Av 5536
Shabbat after Tish'a B'Av (Shabbat of Consolation)
Shabbat Shuva   F‑Sa
8 Tishrei 5537
Shabbat that falls between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur (Shabbat of Returning)

Rosh Chodesh 1776  🌒

HolidayDates
Rosh Chodesh Sh'vat   Su‑M
1 Sh'vat 5536
Start of month of Sh'vat on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Adar   M‑W
30 Sh'vat - 1 Adar 5536
Start of month of Adar on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Nisan   W‑Th
1 Nisan 5536
Start of month of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Iyyar   Th‑Sa
30 Nisan - 1 Iyyar 5536
Start of month of Iyyar on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Sivan   Sa‑Su
1 Sivan 5536
Start of month of Sivan on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Tamuz   Su‑Tu
30 Sivan - 1 Tamuz 5536
Start of month of Tamuz on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Av   Tu‑W
1 Av 5536
Start of month of Av on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Elul   W‑F
30 Av - 1 Elul 5536
Start of month of Elul on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan   Sa‑M
30 Tishrei - 1 Cheshvan 5537
Start of month of Cheshvan on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Kislev   M‑Tu
1 Kislev 5537
Start of month of Kislev on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Tevet   Tu‑W
1 Tevet 5537
Start of month of Tevet on the Hebrew calendar