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First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community) in North Macedonia

Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, marks the end of the Yamim Noraim (Days of Awe) and falls on the 10th day of Tishrei (Tishri), the seventh month in the Jewish calendar. Many Jewish communities engage in intense prayer and fasting.

Is First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community) a Public Holiday?

First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community) is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

The shofar, an instrument used to blow sound, is pictured with a Jewish holy book.

Prayer time is part of the Yom Kippur traditions.

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About First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)

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First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community) Observances

Note: A limited number of holidays are designated by the Macedonian government as community or religious holidays.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015WedSep 23First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2016WedOct 12First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2017SatSep 30First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2018WedSep 19First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2019WedOct 9First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2020MonSep 28First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2021ThuSep 16First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2022WedOct 5First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2023MonSep 25First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2024SatOct 12First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
2025ThuOct 2First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday

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