Lag BaOmer for the year 2006 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Monday, May 15th ending at sundown on Tuesday, May 16th.
Lag BaOmer falls on the 18th day of Lyar in the Hebrew calendar. The day celebrates the death and life of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai who was a Mishnaic sage back in the 2nd century.
More information on Lag BaOmer. (Dates, Customs and History for Lag BaOmer)
|Name(s):||Lag BaOmer, Lag B'Omer|
|When:||18th day of Lyar in Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Lag BaOmer 2006?
Tuesday, May 16th is the 135 day of the 2006 calendar year with -12 years, -6 months, -5 days until the celebration/ observance of Lag BaOmer 2006.
May 2006 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|May 1||May Day 2006||Observance||-4587|
|May 5||Cinco de Mayo 2006||Observance||-4583|
|May 4||National Day of Prayer 2006||Observance||-4584|
|May 6||National Nurses Day 2006||Observance||-4582|
|May 14||Mothers' Day 2006||Observance||-4574|
|May 15||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2006||Observance||-4573|
|May 16||Lag BaOmer 2006||Jewish||-4572|
|May 20||Armed Forces Day 2006||Observance||-4568|
|May 22||National Maritime Day 2006||Observance||-4566|
|May 25||Ascension Day 2006||Christian||-4563|
|May 29||Memorial Day 2006||Federal Holiday||-4559|