Shavuot for the year 2019 starts on Sunday, June 9th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Monday, June 10. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Saturday, June 8th.
Shavuot is observed on the 6th or 7th of Sivan on the Hebrew 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.
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 2019?
Sunday, June 9th is the 159 day of the 2019 calendar year with 6 months, 23 days until the celebration/ observance of Shavuot 2019.
June 2019 Holidays
|Date||Holiday||Details||Days to Go|
|Jun 1 - Sat||Laylat al Qadr 2019||Muslim||196|
|Jun 5 - Wed||Eid al-Fitr 2019||Muslim||200|
|Jun 6 - Thurs||D-Day 2019||Observance||201|
|Jun 9 - Sun||Shavuot 2019||Jewish||204|
|Jun 9 - Sun||Pentecost 2019||Christian||204|
|Jun 10 - Mon||Whit Monday 2019||Christian||205|
|Jun 14 - Fri||Flag Day 2019||Observance||209|
|Jun 16 - Sun||Fathers' Day 2019||Observance||211|
|Jun 20 - Thurs||Corpus Christi 2019||Christian||215|
|Jun 21 - Fri||Summer/Winter Solstice 2019||Season||216|