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Holiday Programs: Shavuot

 

Shavuot

 

Shavuot 2020 (a two-day holiday, celebrated from sunset on May 28 until nightfall on May 30) coincides with the date that G‑d gave the Torah to the Jewish people at Mount Sinai more than 3,300 years ago. It comes after 49 days of eager counting, as we prepared ourselves for this special day.

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It is celebrated by lighting candlesstaying up all night to learn Torahhearing the reading of the Ten Commandmentsfeasting on dairy foods and more.  Learn more about Shavuot

10@10 All you need to know for Shavuot at home in this booklet. 


Tools and Resources for Shavuot at Home
 
 
What Is Shavuot (Shavuos)?
And How Is Shavuot Celebrated?
The Torah was given more than 3,300 years ago. Every year on the holiday of Shavuot we renew our acceptance of G‑d’s gift, and G‑d “re-gives” the Torah. Learn how to celebrate this special holiday . . .