When is Simchat Torah 2024?

Simchat Torah 2024 will begin in the evening of Wednesday 23rd Oct, 2024 (23/10/2024) and ends in the nightfall of Thursday 24th Oct, 2024 (24/10/2024).

What is Simchat Torah?

Simchat Torah

In the Hebrew language, Simhat Torah means "The Joy of the Torah". This day is as considered one of the most beautiful days in the Jewish calendar. It marks the end of the annual reading cycle of Torah. The first section of the Book of Genesis and the last section of the Book of Deuteronomy are read successively after a festival in which people walk while carrying the scrolls of the Torah. They also sing and dance after attending the parade.

Dates for Simchat Torah from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Simchat Torah is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Simchat Torah 2024ThursdayOct 24th in 756 days
Simchat Torah 2023SaturdayOct 7th in 373 days
Simchat Torah 2022MondayOct 17th in 18 days
Simchat Torah 2021TuesdaySep 28th 365 days ago
Simchat Torah 2020SundayOct 11th 717 days ago
Simchat Torah 2019TuesdayOct 22nd 1072 days ago
Simchat Torah 2018TuesdayOct 2nd 1457 days ago
Simchat Torah 2017FridayOct 13th 1811 days ago
Simchat Torah 2016TuesdayOct 25th 2164 days ago
Simchat Torah 2015TuesdayOct 6th 2549 days ago
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Quick Facts

BeginSunset: Oct 23, 2024
End DateNightfall: Oct 24, 2024
When? Starts in 756 days
Duration1 Day
Type Jewish Holidays

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