Shmini Atzeret 2005 / שְׁמִינִי עֲצֶרֶת 5766

Eighth Day of Assembly ✡️

Shmini Atzeret for Hebrew Year 5766 began on and ended on .

Shemini Atzeret (שמיני עצרת - "the Eighth [day] of Assembly") is a Jewish holiday. It is celebrated on the 22nd day of the Hebrew month of Tishrei (first month of calendar). In the Diaspora, an additional day is celebrated, the second day being separately referred to as Simchat Torah. In Israel and Reform Judaism, the holidays of Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah are combined into a single day and the names are used interchangeably.
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Dates for Shmini Atzeret

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Shmini Atzeret 2002 22 Tishrei 5763
Shmini Atzeret 2003 22 Tishrei 5764
Shmini Atzeret 2004 22 Tishrei 5765
Shmini Atzeret 2005 22 Tishrei 5766
Shmini Atzeret 2006 22 Tishrei 5767
Shmini Atzeret 2007 22 Tishrei 5768
Shmini Atzeret 2008 22 Tishrei 5769
Shmini Atzeret 2009 22 Tishrei 5770

Tanakh

Shmini Atzeret / שְׁמִינִי עֲצֶרֶת

Torah Portion: Deuteronomy 14:22-16:17; Numbers 29:35-30:1

  1. 1: Deuteronomy 14:22-29 · 8 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: Deuteronomy 15:1-18 · 18 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: Deuteronomy 15:19-16:3 · 8 p’sukim ·
  4. 4: Deuteronomy 16:4-8 · 5 p’sukim ·
  5. 5: Deuteronomy 16:9-17 · 9 p’sukim ·
  6. maf: Numbers 29:35-30:1 · 6 p’sukim ·

Haftarah: I Kings 8:54-66 · 13 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
"Shemini Atzeret" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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