Yom HaAtzma'ut / יוֹם הָעַצְמָאוּת

Yom HaAtzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for Hebrew Year 5781 begins at sundown on and ends at nightfall on .

Israeli Independence Day. Commemorates the declaration of independence of Israel in 1948. Note that Hebcal displays modern holidays like Yom HaAtzma'ut according to the Israeli schedule. Although Yom HaAtzma'ut is normally observed on the 5th of Iyyar, it may be moved earlier or postponed if observance of the holiday (or Yom HaZikaron, which always precedes it) would conflict with Shabbat

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Dates for Yom HaAtzma'ut

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2019 4 Iyyar 5779
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2020 5 Iyyar 5780
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2021 3 Iyyar 5781
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2022 4 Iyyar 5782
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2023 5 Iyyar 5783
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2024 6 Iyyar 5784
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2025 3 Iyyar 5785
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2026 5 Iyyar 5786
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2027 5 Iyyar 5787
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2028 6 Iyyar 5788
Yom HaAtzma'ut 2029 4 Iyyar 5789

Tanakh

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Sefaria Tanakh
Sefaria.org
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures
Jewish Publication Society
Books
It's Israel's Birthday!

It's Israel's Birthday!
by Ellen Dietrick