Shavu’ot

Israel Postage Stamp: Shavuot illuminated

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

Jewish Year 5777: sunset May 30 – nightfall June 1, 2017

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