Shavu’ot

Israel Postage Stamp: Shavuot illuminated

Israel Postage Stamp: Shavuot illuminated, by Karen Horton, via Flickr

Jewish Year 5776: sunset June 11 – nightfall June 13 2016

Shavu’ot, the Festival of Weeks, is a festival with both historical and agricultural significance. It commemorates the time when the first fruits were harvested and brought to the Temple, and celebrates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai.

Crafts and Activities for Shavu’ot

Shavu’ot Recipes