Jewish Holidays 2040

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 7 and ends at nightfall on Sep 9.

Major holidays  ✡️

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‑Th
F‑Tu
Tu‑W
15-21 Nisan 5800
Passover, the Feast of Unleavened Bread
Shavuot  ⛰️🌸 Th‑F
6 Sivan 5800
Festival of Weeks
Rosh Hashana  🍏🍯 F‑Su
1-2 Tishrei 5801
The Jewish New Year
Yom Kippur  ✡️ Su‑M
10 Tishrei 5801
Day of Atonement
Sukkot  🌿🍋 F‑Sa
Su‑F
15-21 Tishrei 5801
Feast of Booths
Shmini Atzeret  ✡️ F‑Sa
22 Tishrei 5801
Eighth Day of Assembly
Chanukah  🕎 Th‑F
25 Kislev - 3 Tevet 5801
Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of rededication
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Minor holidays  ✡️

HolidayDates
Tu BiShvat  🌳 Su‑M
15 Sh'vat 5800
New Year for Trees
Purim  🎭️📜 M‑Tu
14 Adar 5800
Celebration of Jewish deliverance as told by Megilat Esther
Shushan Purim  🎭️📜 Tu‑W
15 Adar 5800
Purim celebrated in Jerusalem and walled cities
Days of the Omer   Th‑Th
16 Nisan - 5 Sivan 5800
7 weeks from the second night of Pesach to the day before Shavuot
Pesach Sheni  ✡️ Th‑F
14 Iyyar 5800
Second Passover, one month after Passover
Lag BaOmer  🔥 M‑Tu
18 Iyyar 5800
33rd day of counting the Omer
Tu B'Av  ❤️ Tu‑W
15 Av 5800
Minor Jewish holiday of love
Rosh Hashana LaBehemot  🐑 Th‑F
1 Elul 5800
New Year for Tithing Animals
Leil Selichot  🕍 Sep 1 Sa
23 Elul 5800
Prayers for forgiveness in preparation for the High Holidays

Minor fasts  ✡️

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
Ta'anit Esther   Feb 27 M
13 Adar 5800
Fast of Esther
Ta'anit Bechorot   Mar 28 W
14 Nisan 5800
Fast of the First Born
Tzom Tammuz   Jun 28 Th
17 Tamuz 5800
Fast commemorating breaching of the walls of Jerusalem before the destruction of the Second Temple
Tish'a B'Av  ✡️ W‑Th
9 Av 5800
The Ninth of Av
Tzom Gedaliah   Sep 10 M
3 Tishrei 5801
Fast of the Seventh Month
Asara B'Tevet   Dec 14 F
10 Tevet 5801
Fast commemorating the siege of Jerusalem

Modern holidays  🇮🇱

HolidayDates
Yom HaAliyah  🇮🇱 F‑Sa
10 Nisan 5800
Recognizes Aliyah, immigration to the Jewish State of Israel
Yom HaShoah  ✡️ M‑Tu
27 Nisan 5800
Holocaust Memorial Day
Yom HaZikaron  🇮🇱 M‑Tu
4 Iyyar 5800
Israeli Memorial Day
Yom HaAtzma'ut  🇮🇱 Tu‑W
5 Iyyar 5800
Israeli Independence Day
Yom Yerushalayim  🇮🇱 Th‑F
28 Iyyar 5800
Jerusalem Day
Yom HaAliyah School Observance  🇮🇱 Su
7 Cheshvan 5801
Aliyah Day observed in Israeli schools
Sigd  ✡️ Su‑M
29 Cheshvan 5801
Ethiopian Jewish holiday occurring 50 days after Yom Kippur

Special Shabbatot  🕍

HolidayDates
Shabbat Shirah   F‑Sa
13 Sh'vat 5800
Shabbat of Song
Shabbat Shekalim   F‑Sa
27 Sh'vat 5800
Shabbat before Rosh Chodesh Adar
Shabbat Zachor   F‑Sa
11 Adar 5800
Shabbat before Purim
Shabbat Parah   F‑Sa
18 Adar 5800
Shabbat of the Red Heifer
Shabbat HaChodesh   F‑Sa
25 Adar 5800
Shabbat before Rosh Chodesh Nissan
Shabbat HaGadol   F‑Sa
10 Nisan 5800
Shabbat before Pesach
Shabbat Chazon   F‑Sa
4 Av 5800
Shabbat before Tish'a B'Av (Shabbat of Prophecy/Shabbat of Vision)
Shabbat Nachamu   F‑Sa
11 Av 5800
Shabbat after Tish'a B'Av (Shabbat of Consolation)
Shabbat Shuva   F‑Sa
8 Tishrei 5801
Shabbat that falls between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur (Shabbat of Returning)

Rosh Chodesh  🌒

HolidayDates
Rosh Chodesh Sh'vat   Su‑M
1 Sh'vat 5800
Start of month of Sh'vat on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Adar   M‑W
30 Sh'vat - 1 Adar 5800
Start of month of Adar on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Nisan   W‑Th
1 Nisan 5800
Start of month of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Iyyar   Th‑Sa
30 Nisan - 1 Iyyar 5800
Start of month of Iyyar on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Sivan   Sa‑Su
1 Sivan 5800
Start of month of Sivan on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Tamuz   Su‑Tu
30 Sivan - 1 Tamuz 5800
Start of month of Tamuz on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Av   Tu‑W
1 Av 5800
Start of month of Av on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Elul   W‑F
30 Av - 1 Elul 5800
Start of month of Elul on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan   Sa‑M
30 Tishrei - 1 Cheshvan 5801
Start of month of Cheshvan on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Kislev   M‑Tu
1 Kislev 5801
Start of month of Kislev on the Hebrew calendar
Rosh Chodesh Tevet   Tu‑W
1 Tevet 5801
Start of month of Tevet on the Hebrew calendar