Counting the Omer
by Rabbi Shraga Simmons
by Bluma Gordon
Rabbi Akiva’s life story destroys common misconceptions about what it takes to succeed.
by Rabbi Tzvi Sytner
The famous story of Wag Dodge and the importance of living with passion and igniting our own fire.
by Chief Rabbi Warren Goldstein
Rabbi Akiva's timely post-corona message.
by Rabbi Binyomin Weisz
by Rabbi Yaakov Asher Sinclair
Why do we say, "Hear O Israel!" rather than "See O Israel"?
A mystical look at the meaning of this Jewish month.
by Rabbi YY Jacobson
The finite as a portal to the Infinite.
by Tuvia Ganz
The death of Rabbi Akiva’s disciples that has an eerie resonance of the pandemic we face today.
Rabbi Benjamin Blech
by Rabbi Benjamin Blech
Lag B’Omer is a remarkable enigma.
by Talia Rosenbaum
The deeper connection between counting the omer and the manna from heaven.
Preparing for the big moment is the key to victory.
by Dovid Rosenfeld
A glimpse into the greatness of this towering scholar whose yahrzeit is commemorated on Lag B’Omer.
by Rabbi Shlomo Buxbaum
Using your unique gifts to transform the world around you.
by Yair Danielsohn
What lies behind this enigmatic festival? And why the bonfires?
by Rabbi Yaakov Cohen
Every Jew is irreplaceable.
How do we understand the deaths of Rabbi Akiva’s students?
by Rabbi Doniel Baron
Tapping into the fiery, spiritual energy that is embedded in every iota of creation.
by Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller
This Lag B’Omer, take a moment to identify with another’s inner Godliness.
by Osher Chaim Levene, with Rabbi Yehoshua Hartman
The distinguished number of transcendence.
by Rabbi Efrem Goldberg
And the connection to Lag B'Omer.
Tony Robbin’s secret to happiness and achieving success.
Forget the red string. What exactly is Kabbalah?
by Rabbi Ari Kahn
A scholarly, mystical look at the Omer mourning period.
by Rabbi Pinchas Stolper
Puzzling questions surround the holiday of Lag B'Omer, the 33rd day of counting the Omer.
by Rabbi Boruch Leff
Rabbi Yaakov Weinberg's insights on the mourning period for Rebbe Akiva's students.
by Rabbi Noah Weinberg
Change your life with the 48 Ways -- A Way a Day!
by Rabbi Noson Weisz
The mitzvah of counting the Omer holds the key to understanding the proper balance between thoughts and feelings.
Instead of counting "down" toward the big day, we count "up" from one to 50. Why?
Counting the Omer teaches us mindfulness, and opens our hearts to the power of stories.
by Simon Jacobson
A practical guide to becoming great in 49 days.
by Sharon Duke Estroff
Infusing your children with the essence of the Omer.
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