Shavuot for the year 2014 starts on Wednesday, June 4th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Thursday, June 5th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Tuesday, June 3rd.
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|
|When:||6th or 7th of Sivan in Hebrew Calendar|
How many days to Shavuot 2014?
Wednesday, June 4th is the 154 day of the 2014 calendar year with -4 years, -4 months, -19 days until the celebration/ observance of Shavuot 2014.
June 2014 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Jun 4||Shavuot 2014||Jewish||-1602|
|Jun 6||D-Day 2014||Observance||-1600|
|Jun 8||Pentecost 2014||Christian||-1598|
|Jun 9||Whit Monday 2014||Christian||-1597|
|Jun 12||Laylat al Bara'at 2014||Muslim||-1594|
|Jun 14||Flag Day 2014||Observance||-1592|
|Jun 15||Fathers' Day 2014||Observance||-1591|
|Jun 19||Corpus Christi 2014||Christian||-1587|
|Jun 21||Summer/Winter Solstice 2014||Season||-1585|
|Jun 29||Rath Yatra 2014||Hindu||-1577|