Asara B'Tevet 2017 / עֲשָׂרָה בְּטֵבֵת 5778

Asara B'Tevet (Fast commemorating the siege of Jerusalem) for Hebrew Year 5778 occurred on .

Tenth of Tevet (Hebrew: עשרה בטבת, Asarah BeTevet), the tenth day of the Hebrew month of Tevet, is a minor fast day in Judaism. The fast commemorates the siege of Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar II of Babylonia. Like other minor fasts, Asara B'Tevet begins at dawn (first light) and ends at nightfall (full dark).

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Dates for Asara B'Tevet

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Asara B'Tevet 2015 (5775) 10 Tevet 5775
Asara B'Tevet 2015 (5776) 10 Tevet 5776
Asara B'Tevet 2017 (5777) 10 Tevet 5777
Asara B'Tevet 2017 (5778) 10 Tevet 5778
Asara B'Tevet 2018 (5779) 10 Tevet 5779
Asara B'Tevet 2020 (5780) 10 Tevet 5780
Asara B'Tevet 2020 (5781) 10 Tevet 5781
Asara B'Tevet 2021 (5782) 10 Tevet 5782

Tanakh

Asara B'Tevet / עֲשָׂרָה בְּטֵבֵת

Torah Portion: Exodus 32:11-14, 34:1-10

  1. 1: Exodus 32:11-14 · 4 p’sukim
  2. 2: Exodus 34:1-3 · 3 p’sukim
  3. 3: Exodus 34:4-10 · 7 p’sukim

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Sefaria.org
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures (paid link)
Jewish Publication Society
"Tenth of Tevet" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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