Religious Life

Shavout (Jewish)

Shavout celebrates God giving the Torah to the Isrealites at Mount Sinai. Traditional customs include all-night reading of the Torah, eating dairy-based foods, and decorating homes and synagogues with greenery.

Description provided by Yale University Chaplain's Office

Wed, 05/15/2013 (All day) to Thu, 05/16/2013 (All day)