Tzom Gedaliah 1988 / צוֹם גְּדַלְיָה 5749

Fast of the Seventh Month ✡️

Tzom Gedaliah for Hebrew Year 5749 occurred on .

The Fast of Gedalia (Hebrew: צוֹם גְּדַלְיָּה), also spelled Gedaliah, is a Jewish fast day from dawn until dusk to lament the assassination of the righteous governor of Judah of that name, which ended Jewish rule following the destruction of the First Temple. Like other minor fasts, Tzom Gedaliah begins at dawn (first light) and ends at nightfall (full dark).

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Dates for Tzom Gedaliah

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Tzom Gedaliah 1985 3 Tishrei 5746
Tzom Gedaliah 1986 3 Tishrei 5747
Tzom Gedaliah 1987 4 Tishrei 5748
Tzom Gedaliah 1988 3 Tishrei 5749
Tzom Gedaliah 1989 3 Tishrei 5750
Tzom Gedaliah 1990 4 Tishrei 5751
Tzom Gedaliah 1991 3 Tishrei 5752
Tzom Gedaliah 1992 3 Tishrei 5753

Tanakh

Tzom Gedaliah / צוֹם גְּדַלְיָה

Torah Portion: Exodus 32:11-14, 34:1-10

  1. 1: Exodus 32:11-14 · 4 p’sukim ·
  2. 2: Exodus 34:1-3 · 3 p’sukim ·
  3. 3: Exodus 34:4-10 · 7 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
"Fast of Gedalia" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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