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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 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)

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 2011?

Wednesday, June 8th is the 158 day of the 2011 calendar year with -7 years, -5 months, -9 days until the celebration/ observance of Shavuot 2011.


June 2011 Holidays

Shavuot by Year

Related Holidays in 2011

Federal Holidays 2011



Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Jun 2Ascension Day 2011Christian-2725
Jun 6D-Day 2011Observance-2721
Jun 8Shavuot 2011Jewish-2719
Jun 12Pentecost 2011Christian-2715
Jun 13Whit Monday 2011Christian-2714
Jun 14Flag Day 2011Observance-2713
Jun 19Fathers' Day 2011Observance-2708
Jun 21Summer/Winter Solstice 2011Season-2706
Jun 23Corpus Christi 2011Christian-2704
Jun 29Isra and Mi'raj 2011Muslim-2698
Shavuot
Name(s):Shavuot, Feast of Weeks, Shovuos, Shavu'oth
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:6th or 7th of Sivan in Hebrew Calendar


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