Shavuot 2022

In 2021, this holiday begins at sunset on June 4.

Where to Stream Shavuot Services

The following congregations will be livestreaming a Shavuot morning service on Monday, May 17.

How Many Days is Shavuot in Israel?

In American Jewish society a joke has emerged over the past decades that supposedly summarizes all Jewish holidays: “They tried ...

Shavuot 2021

In 2021, this holiday begins at sunset on May 16.

Ruth, Naomi, and Shavuot: Lifting Each Other Up to Create a Better World

One of my favorite traditions around Shavuot is the reading of the Book of Ruth. To me, it always jumps ...

Matcha Cheesecake for Shavuot? Yes, Please

One sliver lining of quarantine has been spending quality time with my Japanese father and Israeli mother.

Tikkun Leil Shavuot Live with My Jewish Learning

Join MJL for a night of live online Torah study beginning at 8:00 PM Eastern on May 28.

You Should Be Baking with Rosewater This Shavuot

We love this floral scent and taste.

How I Spent Shavuot In An Airport

...and what I learned from two days of delays

What Ruth Can Teach Us About Celebrating Shavuot

The Jewish people accepted the Torah in fear of God's overwhelming power. Ruth accepted it out of love and loyalty.