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Shavuot 2009

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

Shavuot for the year 2009 starts on sundown of Friday, May 29th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Saturday, May 30th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Thursday, May 28th.

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 2009?

Friday, May 29th is the 148 day of the 2009 calendar year with -9 years, -4 months, -24 days until the celebration/ observance of Shavuot 2009.

May 2009 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1May Day 2009Observance-3461
May 5Cinco de Mayo 2009Observance-3457
May 6National Nurses Day 2009Observance-3456
May 7National Day of Prayer 2009Observance-3455
May 10Mothers' Day 2009Observance-3452
May 12Lag BaOmer 2009Jewish-3450
May 15Peace Officers Memorial Day 2009Observance-3447
May 21Ascension Day 2009Christian-3441
May 22National Maritime Day 2009Observance-3440
May 25Memorial Day 2009Federal Holiday-3437
May 29Shavuot 2009Jewish-3433
May 31Pentecost 2009Christian-3431

Shavuot by Year

Related Holidays in 2009

Federal Holidays 2009