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Lag BaOmer 2008

Celebration of Lag BaOmer with bonfire at night.Celebration of Lag BaOmer with bonfire at night.

Lag BaOmer for the year 2008 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Thursday, May 22nd ending at sundown on Friday, May 23rd.

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)

Lag BaOmer
Name(s):Lag BaOmer, Lag B'Omer
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:18th day of Lyar in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Lag BaOmer 2008?

Friday, May 23rd is the 143 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -5 months, -25 days until the celebration/ observance of Lag BaOmer 2008.

May 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1May Day 2008Observance-3852
May 1National Day of Prayer 2008Observance-3852
May 1Ascension Day 2008Christian-3852
May 2Yom Hashoah 2008Jewish-3851
May 5Cinco de Mayo 2008Observance-3848
May 6National Nurses Day 2008Observance-3847
May 11Pentecost 2008Christian-3842
May 11Mothers' Day 2008Observance-3842
May 12Whit Monday 2008Christian-3841
May 15Peace Officers Memorial Day 2008Observance-3838
May 22National Maritime Day 2008Observance-3831
May 26Memorial Day 2008Federal Holiday-3827
May 22Corpus Christi 2008Christian-3831
May 23Lag BaOmer 2008Jewish-3830

Lag BaOmer by Year

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