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Lag b’Omer explained

It’s that time of year again – bonfires, barbecues and buzz cuts. That’s right, it’s Lag b’Omer, a day of celebration. And while we love the quirkiness of the...

Lag b’Omer explained

Have you ever wondered why we barbecue on Lag b’Omer? Or hold athletics competitions? Or in Israel, why masses of parents take their sons up north to the Galilee...

Utilizing the Omer

Have you ever noticed that the Omer period contains the defining peaks and troughs of the Jewish people? We travel from slavery, to liberation, to nationhood. The Seder...