Leil Selichot 1964 / סליחות 5724

Prayers for forgiveness in preparation for the High Holidays 🕍

Leil Selichot for Hebrew Year 5724 occurred on .

Selichot or slichot (Hebrew: סליחות) are Jewish penitential poems and prayers, especially those said in the period leading up to the High Holidays, and on Fast Days. In the Ashkenazic tradition, it begins on the Saturday night before Rosh Hashanah. If, however, the first day of Rosh Hashanah falls on Monday or Tuesday, Selichot are said beginning the Saturday night prior to ensure that Selichot are recited at least four times.

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Dates for Leil Selichot

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Leil Selichot 1961 21 Elul 5721
Leil Selichot 1962 23 Elul 5722
Leil Selichot 1963 25 Elul 5723
Leil Selichot 1964 21 Elul 5724
Leil Selichot 1965 21 Elul 5725
Leil Selichot 1966 25 Elul 5726
Leil Selichot 1967 25 Elul 5727
Leil Selichot 1968 21 Elul 5728


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