Parramatta & District Synagogue

High Holidays

To book your place for High Holy Days, please email parrasynagogue@gmail.com
Begins sunset of  Wednesday, September 24, 2014 Ends nightfall of  Friday, September 26, 2014
No work is permitted.
Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year. It is the anniversary of the creation of Adam and Eve, and a day of judgment and coronation of G‑d as king.
Begins sunset of  Friday, October 3, 2014 Ends nightfall of  Saturday, October 4, 2014
No work is permitted.
The holiest day on the Jewish calendar.
Begins sunset of  Wednesday, October 8, 2014 Ends nightfall of  Wednesday, October 15, 2014
No work permitted on October 9 – 10.
Work is permitted on October 12 – 15 with certain restrictions..
Begins sunset of  Wednesday, October 15, 2014 Ends nightfall of  Friday, October 17, 2014
No work is permitted
Begins sunset of  Tuesday, December 16, 2014 Ends nightfall of  Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Work permitted, except Shabbat
Chanukah commemorates the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem after a group of Jewish warriors defeated the occupying mighty Greek armies