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Shavuot, the Festival of Weeks, marks the day the Torah was given to the Jewish people at Mount Sinai. Bikkurim are given as offerings, as in this picture from Nahalal, Israel in 2006.
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Sivan (Hebrew: סִיוָן, Standard Sivan Tiberian Sîwān ; from Akkadian simānu, meaning "Season; time") is the ninth month of the civil year and the third month of the ecclesiastical year on the Hebrew calendar. It is a spring month of 30 days. Sivan usually falls in May–June on the Gregorian calendar.
6 Sivan - Shavuot
1 Sivan - (2105 BCE) - Flood Waters Recede
1 Sivan - (1096) - Worms Jews Massacred
6 Sivan - (1760) - Death of Baal Shem Tov