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Shavuot 101

Shavuot has been identified since biblical times with the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai.

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What Is Lag Ba’Omer?

The 33rd day of the Omer is an occasion for happiness during an otherwise mournful period.

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How to Count the Omer

A guide to the ritual that occurs between Passover and Shavuot.

Shavuot 2017

Everything you need to know about Shavuot 2017!

Shavuot Foods

Recipes for the Holiday

Tikkun Leil Shavuot

The all-nighter is an observance that developed on Shavuot.

Why Dairy on Shavuot?

A survey of the many explanations given for the tradition of eating milk products.

Shavuot in Modern Times

New ceremonies and rituals are introduced.

Why We Read The Book of Ruth on Shavuot

The connections between this story and the spring harvest festival.

Passover Quiz

On prophets, pilgrimages and more.

9 Things to Know About Passover

Why Israelis have just one seder, how Gibraltar does charoset and other curiosities of this 8-day holiday.

Yom Kippur 2017

When is the Day of Atonement?

Rosh Hashanah 2017

When is Rosh Hashanah this year?

VIDEO: How to Make Classic Holiday Brisket

Because it's not a holiday without slow-cooked brisket.