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When was Simhat Torah in 2017?

Simhat Torah in 2017 was on Friday, the 13th of October (13/10/2017).

When did Simhat Torah celebrations begin in 2017?

Note that in the Jewish calander, a holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day, so observing Jews celebrated Simhat Torah on the sunset of Thursday, the 12th of October.

In Israel, Simhat Torah starts one day earlier, which means that in 2017, Simhat Torah will be celebrated on Thursday, the 12th of October, and the holiday will actually start on the sunset of Wednesday, the 11th of October. In other countries this day is called Shmini Atzeret.

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