Mom, What's a shofar?

Dad, Why do we eat matzah on Passover?

When is Hanukkah this year?

Don't worry. Kveller has cheat sheets to the Jewish holidays so you'll be able to answer all of your kid's questions in no time.

Rosh Hashanah
Yom Kippur
Sukkot
Simchat Torah
Hanukkah
Tu Bishvat
Purim
Passover
Israel Independence Day
Shavuot

 

Jewish Holidays 2013-2014
Jewish Year 5774 

Rosh Hashanah Sept. 5-6
Yom Kippur Sept. 14
Sukkot Sept. 19-25
Simchat Torah Sept. 27
Hanukkah Nov. 27 - Dec. 5
Tu Bishvat Jan. 16
Purim March 16
Passover Apr 15-22
Israel Independence Day May 6
Shavuot June 4-5

 

 

*Jewish holidays begin at sundown on the evening before the listed dates.