Yom HaAtzma’ut 2016 / יוֹם הָעַצְמָאוּת 5776
Israeli Independence Day 🇮🇱
Yom HaAtzma'ut for Hebrew Year 5776 began on and ended 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
|Yom HaAtzma'ut 2013||6 Iyyar 5773|
|Yom HaAtzma'ut 2014||6 Iyyar 5774|
|Yom HaAtzma'ut 2015||4 Iyyar 5775|
|Yom HaAtzma'ut 2016||4 Iyyar 5776|
|Yom HaAtzma'ut 2017||6 Iyyar 5777|
|Yom HaAtzma'ut 2018||4 Iyyar 5778|
|Yom HaAtzma'ut 2019||4 Iyyar 5779|
|Yom HaAtzma'ut 2020||5 Iyyar 5780|
- The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
- Rabbi Michael Strassfeld