The content below has been derived from Hebcal.com, and the links have been modified to point to the ScrollScraper tikkun readings. The unadulterated version of this web page appears here.
Yom HaAtzma'ut - Israeli Independence Day - יום העצמאות | Hebcal Jewish Calendar

Yom HaAtzma'ut / יום העצמאות

Israeli Independence Day. Commemorates the declaration of independence of Israel in 1948. Note that Hebcal displays modern holidays like Yom HaAtzma'ut according to the Israeli schedule. Although Yom HaAtzma'ut is normally observed on the 5th of Iyyar, it may be moved earlier or postponed if observance of the holiday (or Yom HaZikaron, which always preceeds it) would conflict with Shabbat.

Yom HaAtzma'ut begins at sundown on Wed, 08 May 2019.

Read more from Wikipedia →

List of Dates

Yom HaAtzma'ut begins on:

Recommended Books

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
Advertisement