Rosh Hashana 2016 / רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה 5777

Rosh Hashana (The Jewish new Year)for Hebrew Year 5777 began on Sunday, 2 October 2016 and also ended ~ above Tuesday, 4 October 2016.

Rosh Hashanah (Hebrew: ראש השנה), (literally "head the the year"), is the Jewish brand-new Year. That is the very first of the High Holidays or Yamim Noraim ("Days that Awe"), celebrated ten days before Yom Kippur. Rosh Hashanah is observed on the very first two work of Tishrei, the saturday month of the Hebrew calendar. That is defined in the Torah as יום תרועה (Yom Teru"ah, a work of sounding ).Read more from Judaism 101→or Wikipedia→


HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Dates
Rosh Hashana 2013Wed, Sep 4Fri, Sep 61-2 Tishrei 5774
Rosh Hashana 2014Wed, Sep 24Fri, Sep 261-2 Tishrei 5775
Rosh Hashana 2015Sun, Sep 13Tue, Sep 151-2 Tishrei 5776
Rosh Hashana 2016Sun, Oct 2Tue, Oct 41-2 Tishrei 5777
Rosh Hashana 2017Wed, Sep 20Fri, Sep 221-2 Tishrei 5778
Rosh Hashana 2018Sun, Sep 9Tue, Sep 111-2 Tishrei 5779
Rosh Hashana 2019Sun, Sep 29Tue, Oct 11-2 Tishrei 5780
Rosh Hashana 2020Fri, Sep 18Sun, Sep 201-2 Tishrei 5781

Tanakh

Rosh Hashana i / רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה א׳Monday, 3 October 2016 / 1 Tishrei 5777

Torah Portion:Genesis 21:1-34; numbers 29:1-6

1: Genesis 21:1-4 · 4 p’sukim·2: Genesis 21:5-12 · 8 p’sukim·3: Genesis 21:13-21 · 9 p’sukim·4: Genesis 21:22-27 · 6 p’sukim·5: Genesis 21:28-34 · 7 p’sukim·maf: numbers 29:1-6 · 6 p’sukim·

Haftarah:I Samuel 1:1 - 2:10 · 38 p’sukim

Rosh Hashana II / רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה ב׳Tuesday, 4 October 2016 / 2 Tishrei 5777

Torah Portion:Genesis 22:1-24; number 29:1-6

1: Genesis 22:1-3 · 3 p’sukim·2: Genesis 22:4-8 · 5 p’sukim·3: Genesis 22:9-14 · 6 p’sukim·4: Genesis 22:15-19 · 5 p’sukim·5: Genesis 22:20-24 · 5 p’sukim·maf: numbers 29:1-6 · 6 p’sukim·

Haftarah:Jeremiah 31:1 - 31:19 · 19 p’sukim

References

TheJewish Holidays: A overview & Commentary (paid link)Rabbi Michael StrassfeldSefaria TanakhSefaria.orgTanakh:The holy Scriptures (paid link)Jewish publishing Society"Rosh Hashanah" in Wikipedia: The free EncyclopediaWikimedia structure Inc.