Lag BaOmer

May 23, 2019 (All day)

Thu | May 23
Lag BaOmer
is the 33rd day in Sefirat HaOmer, the count of 49 days from Pesah to Shavuot. The letters of the Hebrew alef-bet can be used to express numbers, just as Latin letters can be used to write Roman numerals. Lag is an acronym from the letters lamed (=30) and gimel (=3).

 

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