Jewish holidays 2015
The Jewish holidays 2015 are the Jewish festivals observed by the faith throughout the year. We’ll take you through each so you can update your diary.Fast of Tevet 10
This is the first one for the year. It begins at sunrise of Thursday, January 1, 2015 and ends at nightfall of Thursday, January 1, 2015. Work is permitted during this period.
Tu B'Shevat takes place on Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Work is permitted on this day that marks the beginning of a “new year” for trees.
Purim begins at sunset on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 and ends at nightfall on Thursday, March 5, 2015. Work should be avoided but you can consult a Rabbi if this is not possible.
Ta'anit Esther takes place on March 4, 2015
Takes place on March 6, 2015
Begins sunset on Friday, April 3, 2015 and end nightfall of Saturday, April 11, 2015. No work permitted on April 4 - 5 and April 10 – 11 but work is permitted on April 6 - 9 with certain restrictions.
This takes place on Sunday, May 3, 2015. Work is permitted on this day.
This takes place on Thursday, May 7, 2015. Work is permitted on this day.
Sefirat HaOmer takes place on April 4 - May 23, 2015
Begins sunset on Saturday, May 23, 2015 and ends nightfall of Monday, May 25, 2015. Work’s ot permitted during this period.
The Three Weeks
Saturday, July 4, 2015 through Saturday, July 25, 2015
Work permitted, except Shabbat
Fast of the 17th of Tammuz
July 5, 2015
Fast of Tish'a B'Av
July 25 - 26, 2015
The 15th of Av
Friday, July 31, 2015. Work permitted
Begins sunset of Sunday, September 13, 2015 and ends nightfall of Tuesday, September 15, 2015. No work is permitted.
The Month of Elul
August 16 - September 13, 2015
Fast of Gedaliah
September 16, 2015
Begins sunset of Tuesday, September 22, 2015. Ends nightfall of Wednesday, September 23, 2015. No work is permitted.
Begins sunset of Sunday, September 27, 2015. Ends nightfall of Sunday, October 4, 2015.
October 4, 2015
Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah
Begins sunset of Sunday, October 4, 2015. Ends nightfall of Tuesday, October 6, 2015. No work is permitted
Begins sunset of Sunday, December 6, 2015. Ends nightfall of Monday, December 14, 2015. Work permitted, except Shabbat.
Fast of Tevet 10
Begins sunrise of Tuesday, December 22, 2015. Ends nightfall of Tuesday, December 22, 2015