Simchat Torah 2022 / שִׂמְחַת תּוֹרָה 5783

Simchat Torah (Day of Celebrating the Torah) for Hebrew Year 5783 begins at sundown on and ends at nightfall on .

Simchat Torah or Simḥath Torah (also Simkhes Toreh, Hebrew: שִׂמְחַת תורָה, lit., "Rejoicing with/of the Torah,") is a celebration marking the conclusion of the annual cycle of public Torah readings, and the beginning of a new cycle. Simchat Torah is a component of the Biblical Jewish holiday of Shemini Atzeret ("Eighth Day of Assembly"), which follows immediately after the festival of Sukkot in the month of Tishrei (mid-September to early October on the Gregorian calendar).

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Dates for Simchat Torah

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Simchat Torah 2019 23 Tishrei 5780
Simchat Torah 2020 23 Tishrei 5781
Simchat Torah 2021 23 Tishrei 5782
Simchat Torah 2022 23 Tishrei 5783
Simchat Torah 2023 23 Tishrei 5784
Simchat Torah 2024 23 Tishrei 5785
Simchat Torah 2025 23 Tishrei 5786
Simchat Torah 2026 23 Tishrei 5787
Simchat Torah 2027 23 Tishrei 5788
Simchat Torah 2028 23 Tishrei 5789


Simchat Torah / שִׂמְחַת תּוֹרָה

Torah Portion: Deuteronomy 33:1-34:12; Numbers 29:35-30:1

Haftarah: Joshua 1:1 - 1:18


The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures
Jewish Publication Society
"Simchat Torah" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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