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Lag BaOmer 2016

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

Lag BaOmer for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of Wednesday, May 25th ending at sundown on Thursday, May 26th.

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 2016?

Thursday, May 26th is the 146 day of the 2016 calendar year with -2 years, -4 months, -26 days until the celebration/ observance of Lag BaOmer 2016.

May 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Sun May Day 2016 Observance-903
May 4Yom Hashoah 2016Jewish-900
May 5Isra and Mi'raj 2016Muslim-899
May 5 - Thurs Cinco de Mayo 2016 Observance-899
May 5 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2016 Observance-899
May 5 - ThursAscension Day 2016Christian-899
May 6 - FriNational Nurses Day 2016Observance-898
May 8 - Sun Mothers' Day 2016 Observance-896
May 15 - SunPeace Officers Memorial Day 2016Observance-889
May 15 - SunPentecost 2016Christian-889
May 21Laylat al Bara'at 2016Muslim-883
May 21 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2016 Observance-883
May 22 - SunNational Maritime Day 2016Observance-882
May 26Lag BaOmer 2016Jewish-878
May 26Corpus Christi 2016Christian-878
May 30 - Mon Memorial Day 2016Federal Holiday-874

Lag BaOmer by Year

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Federal Holidays 2016