Tzom Gedaliah / צוֹם גְּדַלְיָה

Tzom Gedaliah (Fast of the Seventh Month) for Hebrew Year 5782 ocurrs at dawn 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 2019 3 Tishrei 5780
Tzom Gedaliah 2020 3 Tishrei 5781
Tzom Gedaliah 2021 3 Tishrei 5782
Tzom Gedaliah 2022 3 Tishrei 5783
Tzom Gedaliah 2023 3 Tishrei 5784
Tzom Gedaliah 2024 4 Tishrei 5785
Tzom Gedaliah 2025 3 Tishrei 5786
Tzom Gedaliah 2026 3 Tishrei 5787
Tzom Gedaliah 2027 3 Tishrei 5788
Tzom Gedaliah 2028 4 Tishrei 5789
Tzom Gedaliah 2029 3 Tishrei 5790


Tzom Gedaliah / צוֹם גְּדַלְיָה

Torah Portion: Exodus 32:11-34:10


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Jewish Publication Society
"Fast of Gedalia" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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