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FESTIVAL AND FAST DAY ADDITIONAL PRAYERS AND OMISSIONS

TU B'SHVAT
Omit Tachanun.

FAST OF ESTHER
Torah Reading at Shacharit and Mincha:  Exodus 32:11-14 and 34:1-10
Haftarah at Mincha: Isaiah 55:6 - 56:8
At Mincha recite "Aneinu". "Avina Malkeinu" is recited only when Purim is on Sunday and Taanit Esther on the previous Thursday. When Taanit Esther is erev Purim, no Tachanun or Avinu Malkeinu at Mincha.
Purim Katan (Leap Year Only) Tachanun is not recited.

PURIM
Reading Megillah at Maariv and Shacharit.
Torah Reading at Shacharit: Exodus 17:8 - 17:16
Omit Tachanun and "Lamnatzeach".
"AI Hanissim" in Amidah and Birkat Hamazon.

SHUSHAN PURIM
Omit Tachanun and "Lamnatzeach".

EREV PESACH
Omit "Mizmor L'Todah", Tachanun and "Lamnatzeach".

PESACH
"Ya'ale Ve'Yavoh" in the Amidah and Birkat Hamazon.
Full Hallel on the first two days and Half Hallel on the last six days.
Tefilat Tal in Mussaf on First Day.
Omit Mizmor L'Todah on Chol Moed.
Yizkor on Eighth Day.

YOM HA'ATZMAUT

Some recite Half Hallel without B'racha
PESACH SHENI

Omit Tachanun
LAG B'OMER

Omit Tachanun
YOM YERUSHALAYIM Some recite Hallel with B'racha

SHAVUOT
Omit Tachanun at Mincha of previous afternoon.
Yom Tov Amidah.
Ya'ale Ve'Yavoh in Birkat Hamazon.
Full Hallel.
Megillat Rut and Yizkor on Second Day.

FAST OF TAMMUZ
Torah reading at Shacharit and Mincha:  Exodus 32:11-14 and 34:1-10
Haftarah at Mincha: Isaiah 55:6 - 56:8
At Mincha recite "Aneinu" and "Avinu Malkeinu" (Only if fasting).

TISHA B'AV
Megillat Eichah at Maariv and, according to some, at Shacharit also.
Tallit and Tefillin are worn at Mincha instead of Shacharit.
Torah Reading at Shacharit:  Deut 4:25-40
Haftarah at Shacharit: Jeremiah 8:13-19; 23
Torah Reading at Mincha: Exodus 32:11-14 and 34:1-10
Haftarah at Mincha: Isaiah 55:6 - 56:8
Omit Tachanun (as well as at Mincha on preceding afternoon) and "Lamnatzeach".
In the Amidah of Mincha include "Nacheim" and "Aneinu" (Only if fasting).

EREV ROSH HASHANAH
"Hatarat Nedarim" after Shacharit.
The Shofar is not sounded.
Omit Tachanun at Shacharit and Mincha.

ROSH HASHANAH
Ya'ale VeYavoh in Birkat Hamazon.
Tashlich on Afternoon of First Day (Second Day if First Day is Shabbat).

EREV YOM KIPPUR
Omit "Mizmor L'Todah", Tachanun and "Lamnatzeach".
"Al Chet" at Amidah of Mincha.

YOM KIPPUR
Yizkor before Mussaf.

SUKKOT
Omit Tachanun at Mincha of previous afternoon.
Ya'ale Ve'Yavoh in Amidah and Birkat Hamazon.
Full Hallel - also on Chol Hamoed.

SHEMINI ATZERET AND SIMCHAT TORAH
Ya'ale Ve'Yavoh in Amidah and Birkat Hamazon.
Full Hallel.

CHANUKAH
"Al Hanissim" in Amidah and Birkat Hamazon.
Full Hallel.
Torah Readings: From Numbers 7:1-89

FAST OF TEVET
Torah reading at Shacharit and Mincha:  Exodus 32:11-14 and 34:1-10
Haftarah at Mincha: Isaiah 55:6 - 56:8
At Mincha recite "Aneinu" and "Avinu Malkeinu"
(Avinu Malkeinu omitted at Mincha when Asara B'Tevet is on Friday)

ROSH CHODESH
Omit Tachanun (as well as at Mincha on previous afternoon) and "Lamnatzeach".
Ya'ale Ve'Yavoh in Amidah and Birkat Hamazon.
Half Hallel.
Torah Reading at Shacharit: Numbers 28:9-15
Mussaf for Rosh Chodesh.


ERUV TAVSHILIN is made when Yom Tov is on a Thursday and Friday, on the following occasions:

  • Erev, Rosh Hashana 5778, Wednesday the 20th of September, 2017
  • Erev Sukkot, Wednesday the 4th of October, 2017
  • Erev Shmini Azeret, Wednesday the 11th of October, 2017
  • Erev 7th Day Pesach, Thursday the 5th of April, 2018

   
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