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Shavuot 2008

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

Shavuot for the year 2008 starts on Monday, June 9th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Tuesday, June 10th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Sunday, June 8th.

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 2008?

Monday, June 9th is the 160 day of the 2008 calendar year with -10 years, -4 months, -11 days until the celebration/ observance of Shavuot 2008.

June 2008 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Jun 6D-Day 2008Observance-3789
Jun 9Shavuot 2008Jewish-3786
Jun 14Flag Day 2008Observance-3781
Jun 15Fathers' Day 2008Observance-3780
Jun 21Summer/Winter Solstice 2008Season-3774

Shavuot by Year

Related Holidays in 2008

Federal Holidays 2008