Israel Holidays in 2021

Holiday date Holiday name Holiday Type
Thu, January 28 Tu Bishvat Observance, Hebrew
Thu, February 25 Ta'anit Esther (Fast of Esther) Observance, Hebrew
Thu, February 25 Erev Purim Observance, Hebrew
Fri, February 26 Purim (Tel Aviv) Local Holiday
Sat, February 27 Shushan Purim (Jerusalem) Local Holiday
Sat, March 20 March equinox Season
Tue, March 23 Yom HaAliyah Official Holiday, Business As Usual
Sat, March 27 Erev Pesach Observance, Hebrew
Sun, March 28 Pesach I (First day of Passover) National Holiday, Hebrew
Mon, March 29 Pesach II (Passover) Observance, Hebrew
Tue, March 30 Pesach III (Passover) Observance, Hebrew
Wed, March 31 Pesach IV (Passover) Observance, Hebrew
Thu, April 1 Pesach V (Passover) Observance, Hebrew
Fri, April 2 Pesach VI (Passover) Observance, Hebrew
Sat, April 3 Pesach VII (Last day of Passover) National Holiday, Hebrew
Wed, April 7 Yom HaShoah/Holocaust Memorial Day Observance, Hebrew
Wed, April 14 Yom HaZikaron (Memorial Day) Observance, Hebrew
Thu, April 15 Yom HaAtzmaut (Independence Day) National Holiday, Hebrew
Fri, April 30 Lag B'Omer Observance, Hebrew
Mon, May 10 Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) Local Holiday
Sun, May 16 Erev Shavuot Observance, Hebrew
Mon, May 17 Shavuot (Pentecost) National Holiday, Hebrew
Mon, June 21 June Solstice Season
Sun, June 27 Fast of Shiva Asar B'Tammuz Observance, Hebrew
Sun, July 18 Erev Tisha B'Av Observance, Hebrew
Sun, July 18 Tisha B'Av Observance, Hebrew
Mon, September 6 Erev Rosh Hashana Observance, Hebrew
Tue, September 7 Rosh Hashana (New Year) National Holiday, Hebrew
Wed, September 8 Rosh Hashana II (New Year day 2) National Holiday, Hebrew
Thu, September 9 Tzom Gedaliah Observance, Hebrew
Wed, September 15 Erev Yom Kippur Observance, Hebrew
Thu, September 16 Yom Kippur National Holiday, Hebrew
Mon, September 20 Erev Sukkot Observance, Hebrew
Tue, September 21 Sukkot I National Holiday, Hebrew
Wed, September 22 September equinox Season
Wed, September 22 Sukkot II Observance, Hebrew
Thu, September 23 Sukkot III Observance, Hebrew
Fri, September 24 Sukkot IV Observance, Hebrew
Sat, September 25 Sukkot V Observance, Hebrew
Sun, September 26 Sukkot VI Observance, Hebrew
Mon, September 27 Sukkot VII/Hoshanah Rabah Observance, Hebrew
Tue, September 28 Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah National Holiday, Hebrew
Wed, October 13 Yom HaAliyah School Observance Observance
Mon, November 29 Hanukkah I (Holiday of lights) Observance, Hebrew
Tue, November 30 Hanukkah II Observance, Hebrew
Wed, December 1 Hanukkah III Observance, Hebrew
Thu, December 2 Hanukkah IV Observance, Hebrew
Fri, December 3 Hanukkah V Observance, Hebrew
Sat, December 4 Hanukkah VI/Rosh Chodesh Tevet Observance, Hebrew
Sun, December 5 Hanukkah VII Observance, Hebrew
Mon, December 6 Hanukkah VIII Observance, Hebrew
Tue, December 14 Asarah B'Tevet Observance, Hebrew
Tue, December 21 December Solstice Season

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