Thursday November 15, 2018

Shavuot 2023

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

Shavuot for the year 2023 starts on Friday, May 26th ending the two day holiday at sundown on Saturday, May 27. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Thursday, May 25th.

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
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:6th or 7th of Sivan in Hebrew Calendar

How many days to Shavuot 2023?

Friday, May 26th is the 145 day of the 2023 calendar year with 4 years, 6 months, 11 days until the celebration/ observance of Shavuot 2023.

May 2023 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - MonMay Day 2023Observance1628
May 4 - ThursNational Day of Prayer 2023Observance1631
May 5 - FriCinco de Mayo 2023Observance1632
May 6 - SatNational Nurses Day 2023Observance1633
May 9 - TuesLag BaOmer 2023Jewish1636
May 14 - SunMothers' Day 2023Observance1641
May 15 - MonPeace Officers Memorial Day 2023Observance1642
May 18 - ThursAscension Day 2023Christian1645
May 20 - SatArmed Forces Day 2023Observance1647
May 22 - MonNational Maritime Day 2023Observance1649
May 26 - FriShavuot 2023Jewish1653
May 28 - SunPentecost 2023Christian1655
May 29 - MonMemorial Day 2023Federal Holiday1656
May 29 - MonWhit Monday 2023Christian1656

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