Sunday September 15, 2019

Shavuot 2015


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

Shavuot for the year 2015 starts on Sunday, May 24th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Monday, May 25th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Saturday, May 23rd.


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 2015

Sunday, May 24th is day number 144 of the 2015 calendar year with -4 years, -3 months, -22 days until Shavuot 2015.


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 -484
Shavuot 2019 Saturday, June 08, 2019 -100
Shavuot 2020 Thursday, May 28, 2020 255
Shavuot 2021 Monday, May 17, 2021 609
Shavuot 2022 Sunday, June 05, 2022 993
Shavuot 2023 Friday, May 26, 2023 1348


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