Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2012 / רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ נִיסָן 5772

Start of month of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar 🌒

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

Start of month of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar. נִיסָן (transliterated Nisan or Nissan) is the 1st month of the Hebrew year, has 30 days, and corresponds to March or April 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 Nisan

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2009 1 Nisan 5769
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2010 1 Nisan 5770
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2011 1 Nisan 5771
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2012 1 Nisan 5772
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2013 1 Nisan 5773
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2014 1 Nisan 5774
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2015 1 Nisan 5775
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2016 1 Nisan 5776

Tanakh

Rosh Chodesh Nisan / רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ נִיסָן

Torah Portion: Parashat Vayikra · Leviticus 1:1-5:26; Numbers 28:9-15; Exodus 12:1-20

  1. 1: Leviticus 1:1-13 · 13 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: Leviticus 1:14-2:6 · 10 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: Leviticus 2:7-16 · 10 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: Leviticus 3:1-17 · 17 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: Leviticus 4:1-26 · 26 p’sukim ·
  6. 6: Leviticus 4:27-5:26 · 35 p’sukim ·
  7. 7*: Numbers 28:9-15 · 7 p’sukim ·
    *Shabbat HaChodesh (on Rosh Chodesh)
  8. maf*: Exodus 12:1-20 · 20 p’sukim ·
    *Shabbat HaChodesh (on Rosh Chodesh)

Haftarah: Ezekiel 45:16-46:18 · 28 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