Jewish Facts of Life: Yom Hashoah, Yom Ha-Azama’ut
This month there are three days of particular note for Jewish people around the world. Yom Hashoah, the day of special remembrance and reflection on the Nazi Holocaust, is from sundown to sundown, April 18-19. Yom HaZikaron is a Memorial Day for Israeli soldiers, on April 24. Right on its heels comes Yom Ha-Azma’ut (Israel Independence Day) which is from sundown to sundown April 25-26.