Rosh Chodesh Elul 2012 / רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ אֱלוּל 5772

Start of month of Elul on the Hebrew calendar 🌒

Rosh Chodesh Elul for Hebrew Year 5772 began on and ended on .

Start of month of Elul on the Hebrew calendar. Elul (אֱלוּל) is the 6th month of the Hebrew year, has 29 days, and corresponds to August or September on the Gregorian calendar. רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ, transliterated Rosh Chodesh or Rosh Hodesh, is a minor holiday that occurs at the beginning of every month in the Hebrew calendar. It is marked by the birth of a new moon.

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Dates for Rosh Chodesh Elul

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Dates
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2009 30 Av - 1 Elul 5769
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2010 30 Av - 1 Elul 5770
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2011 30 Av - 1 Elul 5771
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2012 30 Av - 1 Elul 5772
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2013 30 Av - 1 Elul 5773
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2014 30 Av - 1 Elul 5774
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2015 30 Av - 1 Elul 5775
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2016 30 Av - 1 Elul 5776

Tanakh

Rosh Chodesh Elul / רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ אֱלוּל

Torah Portion: Parashat Re'eh · Deuteronomy 11:26-16:17; Numbers 28:9-15

  1. 1: Deuteronomy 11:26-12:10 · 17 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: Deuteronomy 12:11-28 · 18 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: Deuteronomy 12:29-13:19 · 22 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: Deuteronomy 14:1-21 · 21 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: Deuteronomy 14:22-29 · 8 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: Deuteronomy 15:1-18 · 18 p’sukim ·
  7. 7: Deuteronomy 15:19-16:17 · 22 p’sukim ·
  8. maf*: Numbers 28:9-15 · 7 p’sukim ·
    *Shabbat Rosh Chodesh

Haftarah: Isaiah 66:1-24 · 24 p’sukim

Rosh Chodesh Elul Day 2 / רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ אֱלוּל

Torah Portion: Numbers 28:1-15

  1. 1: Numbers 28:1-3 · 3 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: Numbers 28:3-5 · 3 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: Numbers 28:6-10 · 5 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: Numbers 28:11-15 · 5 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