Sunday November 18, 2018

Shavuot 2006

Torah scriptures and golden brown wheat.Torah scriptures and golden brown wheat.

Shavuot for the year 2006 starts on Friday, June 2nd ending the two day holiday at sundown on Saturday, June 3rd. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Thursday, June 1st.

Shavuot is observed on the 6th or 7th of Sivan on the Hebrew calendar. The day marks the wheat harvest in Israel and commemorates the day God gave the Torah to Israel on Mount Sinai.

More information on Shavuot. (Dates, Customs and History for Shavuot)

Name(s):Shavuot, Feast of Weeks, Shovuos, Shavu'oth
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:6th or 7th of Sivan in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Shavuot 2006?

Friday, June 2nd is the 152 day of the 2006 calendar year with -12 years, -5 months, -16 days until the celebration/ observance of Shavuot 2006.

June 2006 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Jun 2Shavuot 2006Jewish-4552
Jun 4Pentecost 2006Christian-4550
Jun 5Whit Monday 2006Christian-4549
Jun 6D-Day 2006Observance-4548
Jun 14Flag Day 2006Observance-4540
Jun 15Corpus Christi 2006Christian-4539
Jun 20Summer/Winter Solstice 2006Season-4534
Jun 18Fathers' Day 2006Observance-4536
Jun 27Rath Yatra 2006Hindu-4527

Shavuot by Year

Related Holidays in 2006

Federal Holidays 2006