Yom HaZikaron 2040 / יוֹם הַזִּכָּרוֹן 5800

Israeli Memorial Day 🇮🇱

Yom HaZikaron for Hebrew Year 5800 begins at sundown on and ends at nightfall on .

Israeli Memorial Day. Remembers those who died in the War of Independence and other wars in Israel. The full name of the holiday is Yom HaZikaron LeHalalei Ma’arakhot Yisrael ul’Nifge’ei Pe’ulot HaEivah (Hebrew: יוֹם הזִּכָּרוֹן לְחַלְלֵי מַעֲרָכוֹת יִשְׂרָאֵל וּלְנִפְגְעֵי פְּעֻלּוֹת הָאֵיבָה), Memorial Day for the Fallen Soldiers of the Wars of Israel and Victims of Actions of Terrorism. Although Yom Hazikaron is normally observed on the 4th of Iyyar, it may be moved earlier or postponed if observance of the holiday (or Yom HaAtzma’ut, which always follows it) would conflict with Shabbat.

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Dates for Yom HaZikaron

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Yom HaZikaron 2037 5 Iyyar 5797
Yom HaZikaron 2038 5 Iyyar 5798
Yom HaZikaron 2039 3 Iyyar 5799
Yom HaZikaron 2040 4 Iyyar 5800
Yom HaZikaron 2041 5 Iyyar 5801
Yom HaZikaron 2042 3 Iyyar 5802
Yom HaZikaron 2043 3 Iyyar 5803
Yom HaZikaron 2044 5 Iyyar 5804


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