Wednesday November 21, 2018

Shavuot 2012


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

Shavuot for the year 2012 starts on Sunday, May 27th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Monday, May 28th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Saturday, May 26th.


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 2012?

Sunday, May 27th is the 147 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -5 months, -25 days until the celebration/ observance of Shavuot 2012.


May 2012 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1May Day 2012Observance-2395
May 3National Day of Prayer 2012Observance-2393
May 5Cinco de Mayo 2012Observance-2391
May 6National Nurses Day 2012Observance-2390
May 10Lag BaOmer 2012Jewish-2386
May 13Mothers' Day 2012Observance-2383
May 15Peace Officers Memorial Day 2012Observance-2381
May 17Ascension Day 2012Christian-2379
May 22National Maritime Day 2012Observance-2374
May 27Shavuot 2012Jewish-2369
May 27Pentecost 2012Christian-2369
May 28Whit Monday 2012Christian-2368
May 28Memorial Day 2012Federal Holiday-2368

Shavuot by Year

Related Holidays in 2012

Federal Holidays 2012



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