Wednesday July 17, 2019

Shavuot 2011


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

Shavuot for the year 2011 starts on Wednesday, June 8th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Thursday, June 9th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Tuesday, June 7th.


Shavuot in Israel with the Hebrew calendar falls on Sivan 6-7 each year, but have a different date each year on the Gregorian calendar. Shavuot is a two day festival. The festival marks the wheat harvest in Israel and commemorates the day God gave the Torah to Israel on Mount Sinai.

Days to the start of Shavuot 2011

Wednesday, June 8th is day number 159 of the 2011 calendar year with -8 years, -1 month, -9 days until Shavuot 2011.


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

Dates for Shavuot

HolidayDateDays to Go
Shavuot 2018 Sunday, May 20, 2018 -423
Shavuot 2019 Saturday, June 08, 2019 -39
Shavuot 2020 Thursday, May 28, 2020 316
Shavuot 2021 Monday, May 17, 2021 670
Shavuot 2022 Sunday, June 05, 2022 1054
Shavuot 2023 Friday, May 26, 2023 1409


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