Simchat Torah 2027 / שִׂמְחַת תּוֹרָה 5788

Simchat Torah (Day of Celebrating the Torah) for Hebrew Year 5788 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 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 2029 23 Tishrei 5790
Simchat Torah 2030 23 Tishrei 5791
Simchat Torah 2031 23 Tishrei 5792
Simchat Torah 2032 23 Tishrei 5793
Simchat Torah 2033 23 Tishrei 5794

Tanakh

Simchat Torah / שִׂמְחַת תּוֹרָה

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

Haftarah: Joshua 1:1 - 1:18

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
"Simchat Torah" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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