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Religious Observations

Religious Observances 2019-2020

Eid al-Adha (Muslim Festival of the Sacrifice)
Sundown August 10th through sundown on August 11th

Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year)
Sundown on September 29th through sundown on October 1st

Yom Kippur (Jewish Day of Atonement)
Sundown October 8th through sundown on October 9th

Diwali (Hindu, Jain, Sikh - Festival of Lights)
October 27th

Hanukkah (Jewish Festival of Lights)
Sundown December 22nd through sundown on December 30th

Christmas (Christian)
December 25th

Epiphany (Christian Festival of the Three Kings)
January 6th
January 19th (Greek Orthodox)

Ash Wednesday (Beginning of Christian season of Lent)
February 26th

Good Friday (Christian)
April 10th
April 17th (Greek Orthodox)

Easter (Christian)
April 12th
April 19th (Greek Orthodox)

Passover (Jewish)
Sundown April 8th through sundown on April 16th

Ramadan (Muslim holy month)
Sundown April 23rd through sundown May 23rd
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