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.



8th Day of Passover2nd Day of ShavuotYom KippurShemini-Atzeret
Year22 Nisan*

7 Sivan*

       10 Tishrei            22 Tishrei     
2018April 7May 21September 19October 1
2019April 27June 10October 9October 21
2020April 16May 30September 28October 10
2021April 4May 18September 16September 28
2022April 23June 6October 5October 17
2023April 13May 27September 25October 7
2024April 30June 13October 12October 24
2025April 20June 3October 2October 14

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