When is Fast of Gedaliah 2024?

Fast of Gedaliah 2024 is on Saturday 5th Oct, 2024 (05/10/2024) in 2024 days

Noteworthy, with reference to the Jewish calendar, a holiday starts on the sunset of the prior day; meaning that Fast of Gedaliah 2024 will be observed on the sunset of Friday 4th Oct, 2024.

What is Fast of Gedaliah?

Fast of Gedaliah

The Fast of Gedalia is a short one-day fast observed by Jews, which starts at dawn and ends at dusk. It is dedicated to mourning the murder of the legitimate ruler of Judah. The Jewish sovereignty thereupon ceased to exist following the demolition of Solomon’s Temple.

Dates for Fast of Gedaliah from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Fast of Gedaliah is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Fast of Gedaliah 2024SaturdayOct 5th in 2024 days
Fast of Gedaliah 2023MondaySep 18th in 1641 days
Fast of Gedaliah 2022WednesdaySep 28th in 1286 days
Fast of Gedaliah 2021ThursdaySep 9th in 902 days
Fast of Gedaliah 2020MondaySep 21st in 549 days
Fast of Gedaliah 2019WednesdayOct 2nd in 194 days
Fast of Gedaliah 2018WednesdaySep 12th 190 days ago
Fast of Gedaliah 2017SundaySep 24th 543 days ago
Fast of Gedaliah 2016WednesdayOct 5th 897 days ago
Fast of Gedaliah 2015WednesdaySep 16th 1282 days ago
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Quick Facts

DateOct 5, 2024
When? Starts in 2024 days
Duration1 Day
Type Jewish Holidays

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