Lag BaOmer 1664 / ל״ג בָּעוֹמֶר 5424

33rd day of counting the Omer 🔥

Lag BaOmer for Hebrew Year 5424 began on and ended on .

Lag BaOmer (Hebrew: ל״ג בעומר), also Lag B’Omer, is a Jewish holiday celebrated on the 33rd day of the Counting of the Omer, which occurs on the 18th day of the Hebrew month of Iyar. One reason given for the holiday is as the day of passing of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai. Modern Jewish tradition links the holiday to the Bar Kokhba Revolt against the Roman Empire (132-135 CE). In Israel, it is celebrated as a symbol for the fighting Jewish spirit.
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Dates for Lag BaOmer

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Lag BaOmer 1661 18 Iyyar 5421
Lag BaOmer 1662 18 Iyyar 5422
Lag BaOmer 1663 18 Iyyar 5423
Lag BaOmer 1664 18 Iyyar 5424
Lag BaOmer 1665 18 Iyyar 5425
Lag BaOmer 1666 18 Iyyar 5426
Lag BaOmer 1667 18 Iyyar 5427
Lag BaOmer 1668 18 Iyyar 5428

References

The Jewish Holidays: A Guide & Commentary (paid link)
Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
"Lag BaOmer" in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia
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