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Holidays and Observances in Israel in 2021

Holidays and Observances in Israel in 2021

Date NameType
Jan 28ThursdayTu BishvatObservance, Hebrew
Feb 25ThursdayFast of EstherObservance, Hebrew
Feb 25ThursdayPurim EveObservance, Hebrew
Feb 26FridayPurim (Tel Aviv)Local Holiday
Feb 28SundayShushan Purim (Jerusalem)Local Holiday
Mar 20SaturdayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 23TuesdayElection DayNational holiday
Mar 23TuesdayAliyah DayOfficial Holiday, Business as usual
Mar 27SaturdayPassover EveObservance, Hebrew
Mar 28SundayPassover (Day 1)National holiday, Hebrew
Mar 29MondayPassover (Day 2)Observance, Hebrew
Mar 30TuesdayPassover (Day 3)Observance, Hebrew
Mar 31WednesdayPassover (Day 4)Observance, Hebrew
Apr 1ThursdayPassover (Day 5)Observance, Hebrew
Apr 2FridayPassover (Day 6)Observance, Hebrew
Apr 3SaturdayPassover (Day 7)National holiday, Hebrew
Apr 8ThursdayYom HaShoahObservance, Hebrew
Apr 14WednesdayYom HaZikaronObservance, Hebrew
Apr 15ThursdayYom HaAtzmautNational holiday, Hebrew
Apr 30FridayLag BaOmerObservance, Hebrew
May 10MondayJerusalem DayObservance, Hebrew
May 16SundayShavuot EveObservance, Hebrew
May 17MondayShavuotNational holiday, Hebrew
Jun 21MondayJune SolsticeSeason
Jun 27Sunday17th of TammuzObservance, Hebrew
Jul 17SaturdayTisha B'Av EveObservance, Hebrew
Jul 18SundayTisha B'AvObservance, Hebrew
Sep 6MondayRosh Hashana EveObservance, Hebrew
Sep 7TuesdayRosh HashanaNational holiday, Hebrew
Sep 8WednesdayRosh Hashana (Day 2)National holiday, Hebrew
Sep 9ThursdayGedaliah FastObservance, Hebrew
Sep 15WednesdayYom Kippur EveObservance, Hebrew
Sep 16ThursdayYom KippurNational holiday, Hebrew
Sep 20MondaySukkot EveObservance, Hebrew
Sep 21TuesdaySukkot (Day 1)National holiday, Hebrew
Sep 22WednesdaySukkot (Day 2)Observance, Hebrew
Sep 22WednesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Sep 23ThursdaySukkot (Day 3)Observance, Hebrew
Sep 24FridaySukkot (Day 4)Observance, Hebrew
Sep 25SaturdaySukkot (Day 5)Observance, Hebrew
Sep 26SundaySukkot (Day 6)Observance, Hebrew
Sep 27MondaySukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
Sep 28TuesdayShemini Atzeret / Simchat TorahNational holiday, Hebrew
Oct 13WednesdayAliyah Day School ObservanceObservance
Nov 29MondayHanukkah (Day 1)Observance, Hebrew
Nov 30TuesdayHanukkah (Day 2)Observance, Hebrew
Dec 1WednesdayHanukkah (Day 3)Observance, Hebrew
Dec 2ThursdayHanukkah (Day 4)Observance, Hebrew
Dec 3FridayHanukkah (Day 5)Observance, Hebrew
Dec 4SaturdayHanukkah (Day 6) / Rosh Chodesh TevetObservance, Hebrew
Dec 5SundayHanukkah (Day 7)Observance, Hebrew
Dec 6MondayHanukkah (Day 8)Observance, Hebrew
Dec 14TuesdayAsarah B'Tevet (Tenth of Tevet)Observance, Hebrew
Dec 21TuesdayDecember SolsticeSeason

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