(May 18) Tonight we're observing . . .  Shavuot

05222007mmm.jpg

Shavuot (Jewish – begins at sundown)
A Jewish holiday commemorating the anniversary of the giving of the Ten Commandments to Moses and the Israelites at Mount Sinai.

Also known as the Feast of the Weeks, which celebrates the harvest season in Israel. Shavuot, which means “weeks”, refers to the timing of the festival which is held exactly 7 weeks after Passover.

For more information visit our Shavuot celebration – Shavuot on the Net



One Response to “(May 18) Tonight we're observing . . .  Shavuot”

  1. Tweets that mention Holiday Rap – Holidays on the Net Holiday Blog » Blog Archive » (May 18) Tonight we're observing . . .  Shavuot -- Topsy.com Says:

    […] This post was mentioned on Twitter by Holidays on the Net. Holidays on the Net said: 05/18 Celebrating Tonight: Shavuot (Jewish-begins @ sundown) commemorating the giving of the 10 Commandments to Moses http://hday.es/aFkpN1 […]

Leave a Reply

© 2014 Holidays on the Net Designed and Maintained by Studio Melizo