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Holidays in Israel in 2009

DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 6TuesdayAsarah B'TevetObservance, Hebrew
Feb 9MondayTu BishvatObservance, Hebrew
Mar 9MondayTa'anit Esther (Fast of Esther)Observance, Hebrew
Mar 10TuesdayPurim (Deliverance of the Jews)National holiday, Hebrew
Mar 11WednesdayShushan PurimObservance, Hebrew
Mar 20FridayMarch equinoxSeason
Apr 9ThursdayPesach I (First day of Passover)National holiday, Hebrew
Apr 10FridayPesach II (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Apr 11SaturdayPesach III (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Apr 12SundayPesach IV (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Apr 13MondayPesach V (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Apr 14TuesdayPesach VI (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Apr 15WednesdayPesach VII (Last day of Passover)National holiday, Hebrew
Apr 21TuesdayYom HaShoah/Holocaust Memorial DayNational holiday, Hebrew
Apr 28TuesdayYom HaZikaron (Memorial Day)National holiday, Hebrew
Apr 29WednesdayYom HaAtzmaut (Independence Day)National holiday, Hebrew
May 12TuesdayLag B'OmerObservance, Hebrew
May 22FridayYom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day)National holiday, Hebrew
May 29FridayShavuot (Pentecost)National holiday, Hebrew
Jun 21SundayJune SolsticeSeason
Jul 9ThursdayFast of Shiva Asar B'TammuzObservance, Hebrew
Jul 30ThursdayTisha B'AvObservance, Hebrew
Sep 19SaturdayRosh Hashana (New Year)National holiday, Hebrew
Sep 20SundayRosh Hashana II (New Year day 2)National holiday, Hebrew
Sep 21MondayTzom GedaliahObservance, Hebrew
Sep 22TuesdaySeptember equinoxSeason
Sep 28MondayYom KippurNational holiday, Hebrew
Oct 3SaturdaySukkot INational holiday, Hebrew
Oct 4SundaySukkot IIObservance, Hebrew
Oct 5MondaySukkot IIIObservance, Hebrew
Oct 6TuesdaySukkot IVObservance, Hebrew
Oct 7WednesdaySukkot VObservance, Hebrew
Oct 8ThursdaySukkot VIObservance, Hebrew
Oct 9FridaySukkot VII/Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
Oct 10SaturdayShmini Atzeret/Simchat TorahNational holiday, Hebrew
Dec 12SaturdayHanukkah I (Holiday of lights)National holiday, Hebrew
Dec 13SundayHanukkah IIObservance, Hebrew
Dec 14MondayHanukkah IIIObservance, Hebrew
Dec 15TuesdayHanukkah IVObservance, Hebrew
Dec 16WednesdayHanukkah VObservance, Hebrew
Dec 17ThursdayHanukkah VI/Rosh Chodesh TevetObservance, Hebrew
Dec 18FridayHanukkah VIIObservance, Hebrew
Dec 19SaturdayHanukkah VIIIObservance, Hebrew
Dec 21MondayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 27SundayAsarah B'TevetObservance, Hebrew

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