When Simchas Cannot Be Held

 
Dates When Simchas Cannot Be Held 2019
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Tuesday 19th February 2019

 

2019

March  

20th Fast of Esther

21st Purim

April

19th Day before Pesach

20th – 27th Pesach

May - June

*7th – 22nd May Sefirat Ha’Omer I 

*24th May – 3rd June Sefirat Ha’Omer II

*On the above dates, functions, other than weddings, may take place. However, music and dancing should be avoided. 

9th – 10th June Shavuot 

July - August

**21st July – 11th August The Three Weeks

**On the above dates, except for 21st July and 10th - 11th August, functions, other than weddings, may take place. However, music and dancing should be avoided.

September
29th Day before Rosh Hashanah

September - October

30th September – 1st October Rosh Hashanah

2nd Fast of Gedaliah Functions may take place after nightfall

8th Day before Yom Kippur

9th Yom Kippur

13th Day before Succot

14th – 20th Succot

21st – 22nd Shmini Atzeret and Simchat Torah