Shavuot for the year 2007 starts on Wednesday, May 23rd ending the two day holiday at sundown on Thursday, May 24th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Tuesday, May 22nd.
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|
|When:||6th or 7th of Sivan in Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Shavuot 2007?
Wednesday, May 23rd is the 142 day of the 2007 calendar year with -11 years, -4 months, -27 days until the celebration/ observance of Shavuot 2007.
May 2007 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|May 1||May Day 2007||Observance||-4189|
|May 5||Cinco de Mayo 2007||Observance||-4185|
|May 3||National Day of Prayer 2007||Observance||-4187|
|May 6||National Nurses Day 2007||Observance||-4184|
|May 6||Lag BaOmer 2007||Jewish||-4184|
|May 12||Whit Monday 2007||Christian||-3812|
|May 13||Mothers' Day 2007||Observance||-4177|
|May 15||Peace Officers Memorial Day 2007||Observance||-4175|
|May 17||Ascension Day 2007||Christian||-4173|
|May 22||National Maritime Day 2007||Observance||-4168|
|May 23||Shavuot 2007||Jewish||-4167|
|May 27||Pentecost 2007||Christian||-4163|
|May 28||Memorial Day 2007||Federal Holiday||-4162|