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Calendar Of Jewish Celebrations 2016

Under the 2016 Gregorian calendar, this page shows the major and minor Jewish holidays and celebrations, fast days, days of national observation in Israel, important days in the Hebrew calendar among other notable days.

The following is a collection of holidays, commemorations, observations and celebrations for the Jewish community during 2016. For more information on the equivalence of dates in the Hebrew calendar and other calendars, please see Hebrew Calendar 5776.

The week starts on:
 
January 2016
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Week 53
27Sunday
 
28Monday
 
29Tuesday
 
30Wednesday
 
31Thursday
 
1Friday
 
2Saturday
 
Week 53
3Sunday
 
4Monday
 
5Tuesday
 
6Wednesday
 
7Thursday
 
8Friday
 
9Saturday
 
Week 1
10Sunday
 
12Tuesday
 
13Wednesday
 
14Thursday
 
15Friday
 
16Saturday
 
Week 2
17Sunday
 
18Monday
 
19Tuesday
 
20Wednesday
 
21Thursday
 
22Friday
 
23Saturday
 
Week 3
24Sunday
 
26Tuesday
 
27Wednesday
 
28Thursday
 
29Friday
 
30Saturday
 
Week 4
31Sunday
 
1Monday
 
2Tuesday
 
3Wednesday
 
4Thursday
 
5Friday
 
6Saturday
 
7Sunday
 
8Monday
 
9Tuesday
 
10Wednesday
 
11Thursday
 
12Friday
 
13Saturday
 
 
February 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 5
31Sunday
 
1Monday
 
2Tuesday
 
3Wednesday
 
4Thursday
 
5Friday
 
6Saturday
 
Week 5
7Sunday
 
8Monday
 
9Tuesday
 
11Thursday
 
12Friday
 
13Saturday
 
Week 6
14Sunday
 
15Monday
 
16Tuesday
 
17Wednesday
 
18Thursday
 
19Friday
 
20Saturday
 
Week 7
21Sunday
 
22Monday
 
24Wednesday
 
25Thursday
 
26Friday
 
27Saturday
 
Week 8
28Sunday
 
29Monday
 
1Tuesday
 
2Wednesday
 
3Thursday
 
4Friday
 
5Saturday
 
6Sunday
 
7Monday
 
8Tuesday
 
9Wednesday
 
10Thursday
 
11Friday
 
12Saturday
 
13Sunday
 
14Monday
 
15Tuesday
 
16Wednesday
 
17Thursday
 
18Friday
 
19Saturday
 
 
March 2016
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Week 9
28Sunday
 
29Monday
 
1Tuesday
 
2Wednesday
 
3Thursday
 
4Friday
 
5Saturday
 
Week 9
6Sunday
 
7Monday
 
8Tuesday
 
9Wednesday
 
10Thursday
 
12Saturday
 
Week 10
13Sunday
 
14Monday
 
15Tuesday
 
16Wednesday
 
17Thursday
 
18Friday
 
19Saturday
 
Week 11
20Sunday
 
21Monday
 
22Tuesday
 
24Thursday
25Friday
 
26Saturday
 
Week 12
27Sunday
 
28Monday
 
29Tuesday
 
30Wednesday
 
31Thursday
 
1Friday
 
2Saturday
 
3Sunday
 
4Monday
 
5Tuesday
 
6Wednesday
 
7Thursday
 
8Friday
 
9Saturday
 
10Sunday
 
11Monday
 
12Tuesday
 
13Wednesday
 
14Thursday
 
15Friday
 
16Saturday
 
 
April 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 13
27Sunday
 
28Monday
 
29Tuesday
 
30Wednesday
 
31Thursday
 
1Friday
 
2Saturday
 
Week 13
3Sunday
 
4Monday
 
5Tuesday
 
6Wednesday
 
7Thursday
 
8Friday
 
Week 14
10Sunday
 
11Monday
 
12Tuesday
 
13Wednesday
 
14Thursday
 
15Friday
 
16Saturday
 
Week 15
17Sunday
 
18Monday
 
19Tuesday
 
20Wednesday
 
21Thursday
 
Week 16
1Sunday
 
2Monday
 
3Tuesday
 
4Wednesday
 
5Thursday
 
6Friday
 
7Saturday
 
8Sunday
 
9Monday
 
10Tuesday
 
11Wednesday
 
12Thursday
 
13Friday
 
14Saturday
 
 
May 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 17
Week 18
Week 19
Week 20
Week 21
1Wednesday
 
2Thursday
 
3Friday
 
4Saturday
 
5Sunday
 
6Monday
 
7Tuesday
 
8Wednesday
 
9Thursday
 
10Friday
 
11Saturday
 
12Sunday
 
13Monday
 
14Tuesday
 
15Wednesday
 
16Thursday
 
17Friday
 
18Saturday
 
 
June 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 22
29Sunday
 
30Monday
 
31Tuesday
 
Week 22
Week 23
13Monday
 
14Tuesday
 
15Wednesday
 
16Thursday
 
17Friday
 
18Saturday
 
Week 24
19Sunday
 
20Monday
 
21Tuesday
 
22Wednesday
 
23Thursday
 
24Friday
 
25Saturday
 
Week 25
26Sunday
 
27Monday
 
28Tuesday
 
29Wednesday
 
30Thursday
 
1Friday
 
2Saturday
 
3Sunday
 
4Monday
 
5Tuesday
 
6Wednesday
 
7Thursday
 
8Friday
 
9Saturday
 
10Sunday
 
11Monday
 
12Tuesday
 
13Wednesday
 
14Thursday
 
15Friday
 
16Saturday
 
 
July 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 26
26Sunday
 
27Monday
 
28Tuesday
 
29Wednesday
 
30Thursday
 
1Friday
 
2Saturday
 
Week 26
3Sunday
 
4Monday
 
5Tuesday
 
6Wednesday
 
8Friday
 
9Saturday
 
Week 27
10Sunday
 
11Monday
 
12Tuesday
 
13Wednesday
 
14Thursday
 
15Friday
 
16Saturday
 
Week 28
17Sunday
 
18Monday
 
19Tuesday
 
20Wednesday
 
21Thursday
 
22Friday
 
Week 29
24Sunday
 
25Monday
 
26Tuesday
 
27Wednesday
 
28Thursday
 
29Friday
 
30Saturday
 
Week 30
31Sunday
 
1Monday
 
2Tuesday
 
3Wednesday
 
4Thursday
 
5Friday
 
6Saturday
 
7Sunday
 
8Monday
 
9Tuesday
 
10Wednesday
 
11Thursday
 
12Friday
 
13Saturday
 
 
August 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 31
31Sunday
 
1Monday
 
2Tuesday
 
3Wednesday
 
4Thursday
 
6Saturday
 
Week 31
7Sunday
 
8Monday
 
9Tuesday
 
10Wednesday
 
11Thursday
 
12Friday
 
Week 32
14Sunday
 
15Monday
 
16Tuesday
 
17Wednesday
 
18Thursday
 
20Saturday
 
Week 33
21Sunday
 
22Monday
 
23Tuesday
 
24Wednesday
 
25Thursday
 
26Friday
 
27Saturday
 
Week 34
28Sunday
 
29Monday
 
30Tuesday
 
31Wednesday
 
1Thursday
 
2Friday
 
3Saturday
 
4Sunday
 
5Monday
 
6Tuesday
 
7Wednesday
 
8Thursday
 
9Friday
 
10Saturday
 
11Sunday
 
12Monday
 
13Tuesday
 
14Wednesday
 
15Thursday
 
16Friday
 
17Saturday
 
 
September 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 35
28Sunday
 
29Monday
 
30Tuesday
 
31Wednesday
 
1Thursday
 
2Friday
 
3Saturday
 
Week 35
5Monday
 
6Tuesday
 
7Wednesday
 
8Thursday
 
9Friday
 
10Saturday
 
Week 36
11Sunday
 
12Monday
 
13Tuesday
 
14Wednesday
 
15Thursday
 
16Friday
 
17Saturday
 
Week 37
18Sunday
 
19Monday
 
20Tuesday
 
21Wednesday
 
22Thursday
 
23Friday
 
24Saturday
 
Week 38
25Sunday
 
26Monday
 
27Tuesday
 
28Wednesday
 
29Thursday
 
30Friday
 
1Saturday
 
2Sunday
 
3Monday
 
4Tuesday
 
5Wednesday
 
6Thursday
 
7Friday
 
8Saturday
 
9Sunday
 
10Monday
 
11Tuesday
 
12Wednesday
 
13Thursday
 
14Friday
 
15Saturday
 
 
October 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 39
25Sunday
 
26Monday
 
27Tuesday
 
28Wednesday
 
29Thursday
 
30Friday
 
1Saturday
 
Week 39
2Sunday
 
Week 40
13Thursday
 
14Friday
 
15Saturday
 
Week 41
16Sunday
 
Week 42
26Wednesday
 
27Thursday
 
28Friday
 
29Saturday
 
Week 43
30Sunday
 
31Monday
 
1Tuesday
 
2Wednesday
 
3Thursday
 
4Friday
 
5Saturday
 
6Sunday
 
7Monday
 
8Tuesday
 
9Wednesday
 
10Thursday
 
11Friday
 
12Saturday
 
 
November 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 44
30Sunday
 
31Monday
 
1Tuesday
 
3Thursday
 
4Friday
 
5Saturday
 
Week 44
6Sunday
 
7Monday
 
8Tuesday
 
9Wednesday
 
10Thursday
 
11Friday
 
12Saturday
 
Week 45
13Sunday
 
14Monday
 
15Tuesday
 
16Wednesday
 
17Thursday
 
18Friday
 
19Saturday
 
Week 46
20Sunday
 
21Monday
 
22Tuesday
 
23Wednesday
 
24Thursday
 
25Friday
 
26Saturday
 
Week 47
27Sunday
 
28Monday
 
29Tuesday
 
30Wednesday
 
1Thursday
 
2Friday
 
3Saturday
 
4Sunday
 
5Monday
 
6Tuesday
 
7Wednesday
 
8Thursday
 
9Friday
 
10Saturday
 
11Sunday
 
12Monday
 
13Tuesday
 
14Wednesday
 
15Thursday
 
16Friday
 
17Saturday
 
 
December 2016
wSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Week 48
27Sunday
 
28Monday
 
29Tuesday
 
30Wednesday
 
2Friday
 
3Saturday
 
Week 48
4Sunday
 
5Monday
 
6Tuesday
 
7Wednesday
 
8Thursday
 
9Friday
 
10Saturday
 
Week 49
11Sunday
 
12Monday
 
13Tuesday
 
14Wednesday
 
15Thursday
 
16Friday
 
17Saturday
 
Week 50
18Sunday
 
19Monday
 
20Tuesday
 
21Wednesday
 
22Thursday
 
23Friday
 
24Saturday
 
Week 51
1Sunday
 
2Monday
 
3Tuesday
 
4Wednesday
 
5Thursday
 
6Friday
 
7Saturday
 
8Sunday
 
9Monday
 
10Tuesday
 
11Wednesday
 
12Thursday
 
13Friday
 
14Saturday
 

Notes:

[30days] This month has 30 days.

[minor] This is a minor Jewish holiday.

[judaism] In Judaism, this day begins at sundown on the evening before.

[adarvaries] Adar has 29 days, but 30 in leap years.

[minorfast] A minor fast is observed from before dawn to nightfall.

[yom-tov] This day is yom tov, so it has similar obligations and restrictions to Shabbat in the sense that normal work (melacha) is forbidden.

[Shalosh-Regalim] Pilgrimage to the Temple in Jerusalem.

[israel] National day in Israel.

[29days] This month has 29 days.

[majorfast] A major fast lasts 25 hours.

[shabbat] If this day falls on Shabbat, then it is moved to the next day.