Lag BaOmer for the year 2012 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, May 9th ending at sundown on Thursday, May 10th.
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.
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|Name(s):||Lag BaOmer, Lag B'Omer|
|When:||18th day of Lyar in Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Lag BaOmer 2012?
Thursday, May 10th is the 130 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -6 months, -4 days until the celebration/ observance of Lag BaOmer 2012.
May 2012 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|May 1||May Day 2012||Observance||-2389|
|May 3||National Day of Prayer 2012||Observance||-2387|
|May 5||Cinco de Mayo 2012||Observance||-2385|
|May 6||National Nurses Day 2012||Observance||-2384|
|May 10||Lag BaOmer 2012||Jewish||-2380|
|May 13||Mothers' Day 2012||Observance||-2377|
|May 15||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2012||Observance||-2375|
|May 17||Ascension Day 2012||Christian||-2373|
|May 22||National Maritime Day 2012||Observance||-2368|
|May 27||Shavuot 2012||Jewish||-2363|
|May 27||Pentecost 2012||Christian||-2363|
|May 28||Whit Monday 2012||Christian||-2362|
|May 28||Memorial Day 2012||Federal Holiday||-2362|