Thursday September 19, 2019

Shavuot 2020

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

Shavuot for the year 2020 starts on Friday, May 29th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Saturday, May 30. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Thursday, May 28th.

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 2020

Friday, May 29th is day number 150 of the 2020 calendar year with 8 months, 10 days until Shavuot 2020.

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 -487
Shavuot 2019 Saturday, June 08, 2019 -103
Shavuot 2020 Thursday, May 28, 2020 252
Shavuot 2021 Monday, May 17, 2021 606
Shavuot 2022 Sunday, June 05, 2022 990
Shavuot 2023 Friday, May 26, 2023 1345