Giving of the Torah — Matan Torah

Simchat Torah celebration in Sdot Negev, Israel.

Today’s phrase, “Giving of the Torah” is related to Shavuot, the Jewish Pentecost. It commemorates the single most important event in Israel’s history: the giving of the Torah and begins at sundown on May 25, ending at sundown on May 27.

English Meaning Giving of the Torah
Hebrew Translation מתן תורה
Theme Jewish Holidays

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