Lag BaOmer for the year 2011 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Saturday, May 21st ending at sundown on Sunday, May 22nd.
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 2011?
Sunday, May 22nd is the 141 day of the 2011 calendar year with -7 years, -5 months, -24 days until the celebration/ observance of Lag BaOmer 2011.
May 2011 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|May 1||Yom Hashoah 2011||Jewish||-2755|
|May 1||May Day 2011||Observance||-2755|
|May 5||Cinco de Mayo 2011||Observance||-2751|
|May 5||National Day of Prayer 2011||Observance||-2751|
|May 6||National Nurses Day 2011||Observance||-2750|
|May 8||Mothers' Day 2011||Observance||-2748|
|May 15||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2011||Observance||-2741|
|May 22||Lag BaOmer 2011||Jewish||-2734|
|May 22||National Maritime Day 2011||Observance||-2734|
|May 30||Memorial Day 2011||Federal Holiday||-2726|