Sunday October 21, 2018

Lag BaOmer 2017

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

Lag BaOmer for the year 2017 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of May 13 ending at sundown on Sunday, May 14.

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 2017?

Sunday, May 14th is the 133 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -5 months, -7 days until the celebration/ observance of Lag BaOmer 2017.

May 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Mon May Day 2017 Observance-538
May 4 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2017 Observance-535
May 5 - Fri Cinco de Mayo 2017 Observance-534
May 6 - SatNational Nurses Day 2017Observance-533
May 12 - FriLaylat al Bara'at 2017Muslim-527
May 14 - SunLag BaOmer 2017Jewish-525
May 14 - Sun Mothers' Day 2017 Observance-525
May 15 - MonPeace Officers Memorial Day 2017Observance-524
May 20 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2017 Observance-519
May 22 - MonNational Maritime Day 2017Observance-517
May 25 - ThursAscension Day 2017Christian-514
May 27 - Sat Ramadan starts 2017 Muslim-512
May 29 - Mon Memorial Day 2017Federal Holiday-510
May 31 - WedShavuot 2017Jewish-508

Lag BaOmer by Year

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Federal Holidays 2017