Yom HaAliyah 2016 / יוֹם העלייה 5777

Yom HaAliyah (Recognizes Aliyah, immigration to the Jewish State of Israel) for Hebrew Year 5777 began on and ended on .

Yom HaAliyah (Aliyah Day) (Hebrew: יום העליה) is an Israeli national holiday celebrated annually on the seventh of the Hebrew month of Cheshvan, to commemorate the historic events which happened on the tenth of the Hebrew month of Nisan (Hebrew: י’ ניסן). The holiday was established to acknowledge Aliyah, immigration to the Jewish state, as a core value of the State of Israel, and honor the ongoing contributions of Olim to Israeli society.

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Dates for Yom HaAliyah

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Yom HaAliyah 2016 7 Cheshvan 5777
Yom HaAliyah 2017 7 Cheshvan 5778
Yom HaAliyah 2018 7 Cheshvan 5779
Yom HaAliyah 2019 7 Cheshvan 5780
Yom HaAliyah 2020 7 Cheshvan 5781


The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
"Yom HaAliyah" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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