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Rosh Chodesh Av / רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ אָב

Start of month of Av on the Hebrew calendar 🌒

Rosh Chodesh Av for Hebrew Year 5784 begins at sundown on and ends at nightfall on .

Start of month of Av on the Hebrew calendar. Av (אָב) is the 5th month of the Hebrew year, has 30 days, and corresponds to July or August on the Gregorian calendar. רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ, transliterated Rosh Chodesh or Rosh Hodesh, is a minor holiday that occurs at the beginning of every month in the Hebrew calendar. It is marked by the birth of a new moon.

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Dates for Rosh Chodesh Av

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Rosh Chodesh Av 2021 1 Av 5781
Rosh Chodesh Av 2022 1 Av 5782
Rosh Chodesh Av 2023 1 Av 5783
Rosh Chodesh Av 2024 1 Av 5784
Rosh Chodesh Av 2025 1 Av 5785
Rosh Chodesh Av 2026 1 Av 5786
Rosh Chodesh Av 2027 1 Av 5787
Rosh Chodesh Av 2028 1 Av 5788


Rosh Chodesh Av / רֹאשׁ חוֹדֶשׁ אָב

Torah Portion: Numbers 28:1-15

  1. 1: Numbers 28:1-28:3 · 3 p’sukim
  2. 2: Numbers 28:3-28:5 · 3 p’sukim
  3. 3: Numbers 28:6-28:10 · 5 p’sukim
  4. 4: Numbers 28:11-28:15 · 5 p’sukim


The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Tanakh: The Holy Scriptures (paid link)
Jewish Publication Society
Sefaria Tanakh
Books (paid links)
Moonbeams: A Hadassah Rosh Hodesh Guide

by Leora Tanenbaum et al

The Laws & Customs of Rosh Chodesh

The Laws & Customs of Rosh Chodesh
by Rabbi Yaakov Goldstein

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