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.
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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 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 - Sat||National Nurses Day 2017||Observance||-533|
|May 12 - Fri||Laylat al Bara'at 2017||Muslim||-527|
|May 14 - Sun||Lag BaOmer 2017||Jewish||-525|
|May 14 - Sun||Mothers' Day 2017||Observance||-525|
|May 15 - Mon||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2017||Observance||-524|
|May 20 - Sat||Armed Forces Day 2017||Observance||-519|
|May 22 - Mon||National Maritime Day 2017||Observance||-517|
|May 25 - Thurs||Ascension Day 2017||Christian||-514|
|May 27 - Sat||Ramadan starts 2017||Muslim||-512|
|May 29 - Mon||Memorial Day 2017||Federal Holiday||-510|
|May 31 - Wed||Shavuot 2017||Jewish||-508|