When is Shavuot 2016?

Shavuot 2016 started on the evening of Saturday 11th Jun, 2016 (11/06/2016) and ended in the nightfall of Monday 13th Jun, 2016 (13/06/2016).

What is Shavuot?

Shavuot

Shavuot is one of the three great festivals that are celebrated in the Jewish tradition. It is a holiday where Jews travel to the Temple of Jerusalem to gather their first fruits. This holiday falls exactly 50 days after Passover. It is also sometimes referred to as the Feast of Weeks. The Jews who spoke Greek gave him the name of "Pentecost" as it falls fifty days after Passover.

Dates for Shavuot from 2015 to 2024

The next occurrence of Shavuot is marked in red

When is ...?starts onends onDays away
Shavuot 2024Wednesday 12th Jun, 2024Thursday 13th Jun, 2024 starts in 15 days
Shavuot 2023Friday 26th May, 2023Saturday 27th May, 2023 ended 366 days ago
Shavuot 2022Sunday 5th Jun, 2022Monday 6th Jun, 2022 ended 721 days ago
Shavuot 2021Monday 17th May, 2021Tuesday 18th May, 2021 ended 1105 days ago
Shavuot 2020Friday 29th May, 2020Saturday 30th May, 2020 ended 1458 days ago
Shavuot 2019Sunday 9th Jun, 2019Monday 10th Jun, 2019 ended 1813 days ago
Shavuot 2018Sunday 20th May, 2018Monday 21st May, 2018 ended 2198 days ago
Shavuot 2017Wednesday 31st May, 2017Thursday 1st Jun, 2017 ended 2552 days ago
Shavuot 2016Sunday 12th Jun, 2016Monday 13th Jun, 2016 ended 2905 days ago
Shavuot 2015Sunday 24th May, 2015Monday 25th May, 2015 ended 3290 days ago
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Quick Facts

BeginSunset: Jun 11, 2016
End DateNightfall: Jun 13, 2016
When? Ended 2905 days ago
Duration2 Days
Type Jewish Holidays

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