Tuesday November 12, 2019

Shavuot 2016


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Shavuot for the year 2016 starts on Sunday, June 12th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Monday, June 13th. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Saturday, June 11th.


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 2016

Sunday, June 12th is day number 164 of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -5 months, -0 days until Shavuot 2016.


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 -541
Shavuot 2019 Saturday, June 08, 2019 -157
Shavuot 2020 Thursday, May 28, 2020 198
Shavuot 2021 Monday, May 17, 2021 552
Shavuot 2022 Sunday, June 05, 2022 936
Shavuot 2023 Friday, May 26, 2023 1291


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