Shabbat Nachamu 1966 / שַׁבָּת נַחֲמוּ 5726

Shabbat after Tish’a B’Av (Shabbat of Consolation) 🕍

Shabbat Nachamu for Hebrew Year 5726 began on and ended on . This corresponds to Parashat Vaetchanan.

Shabbat Nachamu (“Sabbath of comfort/ing) takes its name from the haftarah from Isaiah in the Book of Isaiah 40:1-26 that speaks of “comforting” the Jewish people for their suffering. It the first of seven haftarahs of consolation leading up to the holiday of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.

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Dates for Shabbat Nachamu

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Shabbat Nachamu 1963
Parashat Vaetchanan
13 Av 5723
Shabbat Nachamu 1964
Parashat Vaetchanan
16 Av 5724
Shabbat Nachamu 1965
Parashat Vaetchanan
16 Av 5725
Shabbat Nachamu 1966
Parashat Vaetchanan
13 Av 5726
Shabbat Nachamu 1967
Parashat Vaetchanan
13 Av 5727
Shabbat Nachamu 1968
Parashat Vaetchanan
16 Av 5728
Shabbat Nachamu 1969
Parashat Vaetchanan
11 Av 5729
Shabbat Nachamu 1970
Parashat Vaetchanan
13 Av 5730

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
"Shabbat Nachamu" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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Books (paid links)
The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary

The Jewish Holidays
by Michael Strassfeld

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