Shavuot Quiz


Shavuot began as a harvest festival, but it also commemorates the revelation at Sinai and the giving of the Torah. Traditions of the holiday include eating dairy, nighttime learning, and decorating houses and synagogues with plant life. How much do you know about this spring holiday?

    Question 1 of 7:

    Some believe the Omer is a period of mourning for the students of

     Rabbi Akiba
     Hillel
     Shamai
     Martin Buber
     Judah the Prince