When is Lag Baomer 2023?

Lag Baomer 2023 will begin in the evening of Monday 8th May, 2023 (08/05/2023) and ends in the nightfall of Tuesday 9th May, 2023 (09/05/2023).

What is Lag Baomer?

Lag Baomer

The fifty days between Passover and Shavuot, which should be days of joy and preparation for the Torah, unfortunately contain some mourning as well. This is one of the mysterious festivals of the Jews. During this period, music, haircuts and weddings are not allowed. This count is known as "Sefirat Ha'Omer". The day of Lag Baomer is celebrated on the 33rd day of the count, namely the 18th day of the Hebrew month, Iyar.

Dates for Lag Baomer from 2015 to 2025

The next occurrence of Lag Baomer is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
Lag Baomer 2025FridayMay 16th in 2131 days
Lag Baomer 2024SundayMay 26th in 1776 days
Lag Baomer 2023TuesdayMay 9th in 1393 days
Lag Baomer 2022ThursdayMay 19th in 1038 days
Lag Baomer 2021FridayApr 30th in 654 days
Lag Baomer 2020TuesdayMay 12th in 301 days
Lag Baomer 2019ThursdayMay 23rd 53 days ago
Lag Baomer 2018ThursdayMay 3rd 438 days ago
Lag Baomer 2017SundayMay 14th 792 days ago
Lag Baomer 2016ThursdayMay 26th 1145 days ago
Lag Baomer 2015ThursdayMay 7th 1530 days ago
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Quick Facts

BeginSunset: May 8, 2023
End DateNightfall: May 9, 2023
When? Starts in 1393 days
Duration1 Day
Type Jewish Holidays

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