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Hanukkah, also known as Chanukah or the Festival of Lights, is celebrated for 8 days between the 25th day of the month of Kislev to the second day of Tevet in the Hebrew calendar. In the table below, you will find when Hanukkah (Day 1) is official marked and celebrated in Israel over a span of 15 years. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.
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|Year||Day of the Week||Date||Name|
||Thursday||December 2||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Wednesday||December 21||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Sunday||December 9||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Thursday||November 28||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Wednesday||December 17||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Monday||December 7||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Sunday||December 25||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Wednesday||December 13||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Monday||December 3||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Monday||December 23||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Friday||December 11||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Monday||November 29||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Monday||December 19||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Friday||December 8||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Thursday||December 26||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
||Monday||December 15||Hanukkah (Day 1)|
These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates or sign up for our newsletter to receive regular updates. All updates are automatically added to our API as well.Our team of holiday editors are continuously monitoring for changes from government agencies and local authorities to this data to ensure we're providing the most accurate information possible. If you happen to notice an error, please get in touch.