Iyar (sometines transliterated as Iyyar) is the eighth month of the civil year and the second month of the ecclesiastical year on the Hebrew calendar. Iyar has 29 days in it. In the Torah it is called Ziv. Iyar usually falls in April – May on the civil calendar.
Holidays During The Month:
Yom Hazikaron — Israel Memorial Day — 4 Iyar
Yom HaAzmaut — Israel Independence Day — 5 Iyar
Lag B’Omer — 33rd Day of the Omer — 18 Iyar
Yom Yershalayim — Jerusalem Day — 28 Iyar