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Yizkor Dates
For many, recognizing Yizkor is a very important time. It is a time to remember. Yizkor means "remembrance" in Hebrew. Yizkor occurs four times a year on the following holidays: Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Passover and Shavuot. It is a common Jewish belief that by participating in Yizkor, and giving charity in that person’s name, helps his or her soul gain merit from our good deeds.   A Yahrzeit Candle is lit at sundown on the days below:   The anniversary of a death. ( The Yahrzeit date) The eve of Yom Kippur (Kol Nidre). The night of Shemini Atzeret (the 8th night of Sukkot) The last night of Passover. The second night of Shavuot   See upcoming Yizkor dates below:
Year
22 Nissan
7 Sivan 10 Tishrei 22 Tishrei
8th Day of Passover 2nd Day of Shavuot Yom Kippur 8th Day of Sukkot
2021 Apr. 4 May 18 Sept. 16 Sept. 28
2022 Apr. 23 June 6 Oct. 5 Oct. 17
2023 Apr. 13 May 27 Sept. 25 Oct. 7
2024 Apr. 30 June 13 Oct. 12 Oct. 24
2025 Apr. 20 June 3 Oct. 2 Oct. 14
2026 Apr. 9 May 23 Sept. 21 Oct. 3

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