Thursday June 27, 2019

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 in the Hebrew calendar falls on the 18th of Lyar. The day celebrates the death and life of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai who was a Mishnaic sage back in the 2nd century.

Days to Lag Baomer

Thursday, May 23rd is day number 143 of the 2019 calendar year with -1 month, -4 days until Lag BaOmer 2019.


More information on Lag BaOmer. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Lag BaOmer
Name(s):Lag BaOmer, Lag B'Omer
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:18th day of Lyar in Hebrew Calendar

May 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Wed May Day 2019 Observance-57
May 2 - ThurYom Hashoah 2019Jewish-56
May 2 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2019 Observance-56
May 5 - Sun Cinco de Mayo 2019 Observance-53
May 6 - MonNational Nurses Day 2019Observance-52
May 6 - Mon Ramadan starts 2019 Muslim-52
May 12 - Sun Mothers' Day 2019 Observance-46
May 15 - WedPeace Officers Memorial Day 2019Observance-43
May 18 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2019 Observance-40
May 22 - WedNational Maritime Day 2019Observance-36
May 23 - ThursLag BaOmer 2019Jewish-35
May 27 - Mon Memorial Day 2019Federal Holiday-31
May 30 - ThursAscension Day 2019Christian-28

Lag BaOmer by Year



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