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Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah Rabah in Israel

The last day of Sukkot (Succot, Succoth, Sukkoth) is the end of a period that is known as the Feast of Tabernacles. The Sukkot festival is observed during the week starting on 15th day of Tishri (or Tishrei), which is the first month of the year in the Jewish calendar.

Is Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah Rabah a Public Holiday?

Even though Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah Rabah falls on Friday, October 9, 2020, it is a working day. Most businesses follow regular opening hours in Israel.

Rabbi holding lulav

Many Jewish people use a sukkah as a place to be in during the Sukkot period.

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About Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah Rabah

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Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah Rabah Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SunOct 4Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2016SunOct 23Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2017WedOct 11Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2018SunSep 30Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2019SunOct 20Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2020FriOct 9Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2021MonSep 27Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2022SunOct 16Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2023FriOct 6Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2024WedOct 23Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew
2025MonOct 13Sukkot (Day 7) / Hoshanah RabahObservance, Hebrew

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