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Holidays in Israel in 2013

DateWeekdayHoliday nameHoliday type
Jan 26SaturdayTu BishvatObservance, Hebrew
Feb 21ThursdayTa'anit Esther (Fast of Esther)Observance, Hebrew
Feb 24SundayPurim (Deliverance of the Jews)National holiday, Hebrew
Feb 25MondayShushan PurimObservance, Hebrew
Mar 20WednesdayMarch equinoxSeason
Mar 26TuesdayPesach I (First day of Passover)National holiday, Hebrew
Mar 27WednesdayPesach II (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Mar 28ThursdayPesach III (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Mar 29FridayPesach IV (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Mar 30SaturdayPesach V (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Mar 31SundayPesach VI (Passover)Observance, Hebrew
Apr 1MondayPesach VII (Last day of Passover)National holiday, Hebrew
Apr 8MondayYom HaShoah/Holocaust Memorial DayObservance, Hebrew
Apr 15MondayYom HaZikaron (Memorial Day)National holiday, Hebrew
Apr 16TuesdayYom HaAtzmaut (Independence Day)National holiday, Hebrew
Apr 28SundayLag B'OmerObservance, Hebrew
May 8WednesdayYom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day)National holiday, Hebrew
May 15WednesdayShavuot (Pentecost)National holiday, Hebrew
Jun 21FridayJune SolsticeSeason
Jun 25TuesdayFast of Shiva Asar B'TammuzObservance, Hebrew
Jul 16TuesdayTisha B'AvObservance, Hebrew
Sep 5ThursdayRosh Hashana (New Year)National holiday, Hebrew
Sep 6FridayRosh Hashana II (New Year day 2)National holiday, Hebrew
Sep 8SundayTzom GedaliahObservance, Hebrew
Sep 14SaturdayYom KippurNational holiday, Hebrew
Sep 19ThursdaySukkot INational holiday, Hebrew
Sep 20FridaySukkot IIObservance, Hebrew
Sep 21SaturdaySukkot IIIObservance, Hebrew
Sep 22SundaySeptember equinoxSeason
Sep 22SundaySukkot IVObservance, Hebrew
Sep 23MondaySukkot VObservance, Hebrew
Sep 24TuesdaySukkot VIObservance, Hebrew
Sep 25WednesdaySukkot VII/Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
Sep 26ThursdayShmini Atzeret/Simchat TorahNational holiday, Hebrew
Nov 28ThursdayHanukkah I (Holiday of lights)National holiday, Hebrew
Nov 29FridayHanukkah IIObservance, Hebrew
Nov 30SaturdayHanukkah IIIObservance, Hebrew
Dec 1SundayHanukkah IVObservance, Hebrew
Dec 2MondayHanukkah VObservance, Hebrew
Dec 3TuesdayHanukkah VI/Rosh Chodesh TevetObservance, Hebrew
Dec 4WednesdayHanukkah VIIObservance, Hebrew
Dec 5ThursdayHanukkah VIIIObservance, Hebrew
Dec 13FridayAsarah B'TevetObservance, Hebrew
Dec 21SaturdayDecember SolsticeSeason

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