Category Archives: Sefirat HaOmer

49 Steps

Excerpts from R. Ze’ev Wolf of Zhitomir’s teachings on Counting the Omer, from Or haMeir. וּסְפַרְתֶּם לָכֶם מִמָּחֳרַת הַשַּׁבָּת מִיּוֹם הֲבִיאֲכֶם אֶת עֹמֶר הַתְּנוּפָה שֶׁבַע שַׁבָּתוֹת Count for yourselves, from the morrow of the rest day from the day you … Continue reading

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Count for yourselves

A teaching of Levi Yitzhak of Berditchev, from Kedushas Levi, Parshat Emor, on Sfirat HaOmer. And count for yourselves, from the day after the Shabbat, from the day you bring an omer as a wave offering, seven weeks; they shall … Continue reading

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Hasidic Masters on Shavuot

A collection of teachings on Shavuot from the Baal Shem Tov, Levi Yitzhak of Berditchev, Simcha Bunam of Peshischa, Menahem Mendel of Kotzk, and Yehuda Lieb Alter of Ger. By Way of Introduction From the Baal Shem Tov: 1) When … Continue reading

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