Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2019 / רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ נִיסָן 5779

Start of month of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar 🌒

Rosh Chodesh Nisan for Hebrew Year 5779 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 2016 1 Nisan 5776
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2017 1 Nisan 5777
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2018 1 Nisan 5778
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2019 1 Nisan 5779
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2020 1 Nisan 5780
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2021 1 Nisan 5781
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2022 1 Nisan 5782
Rosh Chodesh Nisan 2023 1 Nisan 5783


Shabbat Rosh Chodesh / שַׁבָּת רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ

  1. maf: Numbers 28:9-15 · 7 p’sukim ·

Haftarah: Isaiah 66:1-24 · 24 p’sukim


The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures (paid link)
Jewish Publication Society