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Jewish Celebrations In October 2019

The following is a collection of holidays, commemorations, observations and celebrations for the Jewish community during october 2019. For more information on the equivalence of dates in the Hebrew calendar and other calendars, please see Hebrew Calendar 5779.


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

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

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

[majorfast] A major fast lasts 25 hours.

[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.

Content last updated on 2016-10-03T13:18:00Z