Thursday October 18, 2018

Lag BaOmer 2019

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

Lag BaOmer for the year 2019 is celebrated/ observed on sundown of May 22 ending at sundown on Thursday, May 23.

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 2019?

Thursday, May 23rd is the 142 day of the 2019 calendar year with 7 months, 5 days until the celebration/ observance of Lag BaOmer 2019.

May 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Wed May Day 2019 Observance194
May 2 - ThurYom Hashoah 2019Jewish195
May 2 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2019 Observance195
May 5 - Sun Cinco de Mayo 2019 Observance198
May 6 - MonNational Nurses Day 2019Observance199
May 6 - Mon Ramadan starts 2019 Muslim199
May 12 - Sun Mothers' Day 2019 Observance205
May 15 - WedPeace Officers Memorial Day 2019Observance208
May 18 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2019 Observance211
May 22 - WedNational Maritime Day 2019Observance215
May 23 - ThursLag BaOmer 2019Jewish216
May 27 - Mon Memorial Day 2019Federal Holiday220
May 30 - ThursAscension Day 2019Christian223

Lag BaOmer by Year

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