Tzom Tammuz 2040 / צוֹם תָּמוּז 5800

Fast commemorating breaching of the walls of Jerusalem before the destruction of the Second Temple ✡️

Tzom Tammuz for Hebrew Year 5800 occurs at dawn on .

The Seventeenth of Tammuz (Hebrew: שבעה עשר בתמוז‎, Shiv’ah Asar b’Tammuz) is a Jewish fast day commemorating the breach of the walls of Jerusalem before the destruction of the Second Temple. It falls on the 17th day of the Hebrew month of Tammuz and marks the beginning of the three-week mourning period leading up to Tisha B’Av. Like other minor fasts, Tzom Tammuz begins at dawn (first light) and ends at nightfall (full dark).
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Dates for Tzom Tammuz

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Tzom Tammuz 2037 17 Tamuz 5797
Tzom Tammuz 2038 17 Tamuz 5798
Tzom Tammuz 2039 18 Tamuz 5799
Tzom Tammuz 2040 17 Tamuz 5800
Tzom Tammuz 2041 17 Tamuz 5801
Tzom Tammuz 2042 18 Tamuz 5802
Tzom Tammuz 2043 18 Tamuz 5803
Tzom Tammuz 2044 17 Tamuz 5804

Tanakh

Tzom Tammuz / צוֹם תָּמוּז

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
"Seventeenth of Tammuz" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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