Yizkor Dates

Yizkor, which means remember, is the memorial service that is recited four times a year in synagogue. Traditionally, a yahrzeit candle is lit prior to the fast beginning on Yom Kippur and before sunset of the other holidays. We encourage you to consult your rabbi for proper guidance for observing Yizkor.


22 Nisan*
7 Sivan*
10 Tishrei
22 Tishrei
Year
8th Day of Passover*
2nd Day of Shavuot*
Yom Kippur
Shemini-Atzeret
2010
Apr. 6
May 20
Sept. 18
Sept. 30
2011
Apr. 26
June 9
Oct. 8
Oct. 20
2012
Apr. 14
May 28
Sept. 26
Oct. 8
2013
Apr. 2
May 16
Sept. 14
Sept. 26
2014
Apr. 22
June 5
Oct. 4
Oct. 16
2015
Apr. 11
May 25
Sept. 23
Oct. 5
2016
Apr. 30
June 13
Oct. 12
Oct. 24
2017
Apr. 18
June 1
Sept. 30
Oct. 12

* (In Israel - Yizkor is said on 21 Nisan - the last day of Passover, and 6 Sivan - one day earlier)