Rosh Chodesh Elul 2020 / רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ אֱלוּל 5780

Rosh Chodesh Elul (Start of month of Elul on the Hebrew calendar) for Hebrew Year 5780 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 2017 30 Av - 1 Elul 5777
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2018 30 Av - 1 Elul 5778
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2019 30 Av - 1 Elul 5779
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2020 30 Av - 1 Elul 5780
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2021 30 Av - 1 Elul 5781
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2022 30 Av - 1 Elul 5782
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2023 30 Av - 1 Elul 5783
Rosh Chodesh Elul 2024 30 Av - 1 Elul 5784

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld