Jewish Holidays 2039

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 18 and ends at nightfall on Sep 20.

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

Major holidays 2039  ✡️

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  🫓 F‑Sa *
Su‑Th
Th‑F
15-21 Nisan 5799
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread
* These are the dates of observance in Israel.
The Diaspora observes a second festival day.
Shavuot  ⛰️🌸 Sa‑Su *
6 Sivan 5799
Festival of Weeks
* These are the dates of observance in Israel.
The Diaspora observes a second festival day.
Tish'a B'Av  ✡️ Sa‑Su
10 Av 5799
The Ninth of Av
Rosh Hashana  🍏🍯 Su‑Tu
1-2 Tishrei 5800
The Jewish New Year
Yom Kippur  ✡️ Tu‑W
10 Tishrei 5800
Day of Atonement
Sukkot  🌿🍋 Su‑M *
Tu‑Su
15-21 Tishrei 5800
Feast of Booths
* These are the dates of observance in Israel.
The Diaspora observes a second festival day.
Shmini Atzeret  ✡️ Su‑M *
22 Tishrei 5800
Eighth Day of Assembly
Chanukah  🕎 Su‑M
25 Kislev - 2 Tevet 5800
Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of rededication
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Minor holidays 2039  ✡️

HolidayDates
Tu BiShvat  🌳 Tu‑W
15 Sh'vat 5799
New Year for Trees
Purim  🎭️📜 W‑Th
14 Adar 5799
Celebration of Jewish deliverance as told by Megilat Esther
Shushan Purim  🎭️📜 Th‑F
15 Adar 5799
Purim celebrated in Jerusalem and walled cities
Days of the Omer   Sa‑Sa
16 Nisan - 5 Sivan 5799
7 weeks from the second night of Pesach to the day before Shavuot
Pesach Sheni  ✡️ Sa‑Su
14 Iyyar 5799
Second Passover, one month after Passover
Lag BaOmer  🔥 W‑Th
18 Iyyar 5799
33rd day of counting the Omer
Tu B'Av  ❤️ Th‑F
15 Av 5799
Minor Jewish holiday of love
Rosh Hashana LaBehemot  🐑 Sa‑Su
1 Elul 5799
New Year for Tithing Animals
Leil Selichot  🕍 Sep 10 Sa
21 Elul 5799
Prayers for forgiveness in preparation for the High Holidays

Minor fasts 2039  ✡️

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 6 Th
10 Tevet 5799
Fast commemorating the siege of Jerusalem
Ta'anit Esther   Mar 9 W
13 Adar 5799
Fast of Esther
Ta'anit Bechorot   Apr 8 F
14 Nisan 5799
Fast of the First Born
Tzom Tammuz   Jul 10 Su
18 Tamuz 5799
Fast commemorating breaching of the walls of Jerusalem before the destruction of the Second Temple
Tzom Gedaliah   Sep 21 W
3 Tishrei 5800
Fast of the Seventh Month
Asara B'Tevet   Dec 27 Tu
10 Tevet 5800
Fast commemorating the siege of Jerusalem

Modern holidays 2039  🇮🇱

HolidayDates
Family Day  🇮🇱 W‑Th
30 Sh'vat 5799
Yom HaMishpacha, a day to honor the family unit, as a whole, and its centrality to our lives
Yom HaAliyah  🇮🇱 Su‑M
10 Nisan 5799
Recognizes Aliyah, immigration to the Jewish State of Israel
Yom HaShoah  ✡️ W‑Th
27 Nisan 5799
Holocaust Memorial Day
Yom HaZikaron  🇮🇱 Tu‑W
3 Iyyar 5799
Israeli Memorial Day
Yom HaAtzma'ut  🇮🇱 W‑Th
4 Iyyar 5799
Israeli Independence Day
Herzl Day  🇮🇱 Tu‑W
10 Iyyar 5799
Commemorates the life and vision of Zionist leader Theodor Herzl
Yom Yerushalayim  🇮🇱 Sa‑Su
28 Iyyar 5799
Jerusalem Day
Jabotinsky Day  🇮🇱 W‑Th
29 Tamuz 5799
Commemorates the life and vision of Zionist leader Ze'ev Jabotinsky
Yom HaAliyah School Observance  🇮🇱 Oct 25 Tu
7 Cheshvan 5800
Aliyah Day observed in Israeli schools
Yitzhak Rabin Memorial Day  🇮🇱 Sa‑Su
12 Cheshvan 5800
Commemorates the life of Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin
Sigd  ✡️ Tu‑W
29 Cheshvan 5800
Ethiopian Jewish holiday occurring 50 days after Yom Kippur
Ben-Gurion Day  🇮🇱 Tu‑W
6 Kislev 5800
Commemorates the life and vision of Israel's first Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion

Special Shabbatot 2039  🕍

HolidayDates
Shabbat Shirah   F‑Sa
11 Sh'vat 5799
Shabbat of Song
Shabbat Shekalim   F‑Sa
25 Sh'vat 5799
Shabbat before Rosh Chodesh Adar
Shabbat Zachor   F‑Sa
9 Adar 5799
Shabbat before Purim
Shabbat Parah   F‑Sa
23 Adar 5799
Shabbat of the Red Heifer
Shabbat HaChodesh   F‑Sa
1 Nisan 5799
Shabbat before Rosh Chodesh Nissan
Shabbat HaGadol   F‑Sa
8 Nisan 5799
Shabbat before Pesach
Shabbat Chazon   F‑Sa
9 Av 5799
Shabbat before Tish'a B'Av (Shabbat of Prophecy/Shabbat of Vision)
Shabbat Nachamu   F‑Sa
16 Av 5799
Shabbat after Tish'a B'Av (Shabbat of Consolation)
Shabbat Shuva   F‑Sa
6 Tishrei 5800
Shabbat that falls between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur (Shabbat of Returning)

Rosh Chodesh 2039  🌒

HolidayDates
Rosh Chodesh Sh'vat   Tu‑W
1 Sh'vat 5799
Start of month of Sh'vat on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Adar   W‑F
30 Sh'vat - 1 Adar 5799
Start of month of Adar on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Nisan   F‑Sa
1 Nisan 5799
Start of month of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Iyyar   Sa‑M
30 Nisan - 1 Iyyar 5799
Start of month of Iyyar on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Sivan   M‑Tu
1 Sivan 5799
Start of month of Sivan on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Tamuz   Tu‑Th
30 Sivan - 1 Tamuz 5799
Start of month of Tamuz on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Av   Th‑F
1 Av 5799
Start of month of Av on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Elul   F‑Su
30 Av - 1 Elul 5799
Start of month of Elul on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan   M‑W
30 Tishrei - 1 Cheshvan 5800
Start of month of Cheshvan on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Kislev   W‑F
30 Cheshvan - 1 Kislev 5800
Start of month of Kislev on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Tevet   F‑Su
30 Kislev - 1 Tevet 5800
Start of month of Tevet on the Hebrew calendar