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Counting of the Omer

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Counting of the Omer: The formal counting of the 49 days from the second day of Passover to the eve of Shavuot, signifying our preparation for the receiving of the Torah on the holiday of Shavuot.
Counting of the Omer
Between the holidays of Passover and Shavuot, the Omer is counted each evening, signifying our preparation for the receiving of the Torah on the holiday of Shavuot. Your one-stop site for an enhanced Omer experience.
Do you count? Here is how.
Each year we retrace this inner journey. We count the days and weeks. The 50th day is the holiday of Shavuot, when we receive the Torah once again. We call it the “Counting of the Omer.”
Something Spiritual on Counting the Omer
Let Your Days Shine
Reconciling the Omer’s three different narratives
Counting Secrets
This class provides a fresh and profoundly new understanding of the mitzvah of Sefirat Ha’Omer or “Counting the Omer”, which is found in Parshat Emor. You’ll discover how the three, and seemingly very different narratives attached to this observance and t...
Five Levels in Counting the Omer
Polishing Yourself
Learn the special significance of counting the Omer on five layers of understanding.
Counting the Omer Perfectly
What Makes It a Perfect Count?
The sages declare that when the first day of the seven-week Omer countdown begins on a Sunday, then the count is perfect and complete. But surely the 49-day count is perfect regardless of which day in the week it starts? In answering this question, this c...
Parshat Emor
Self-Refinement and the Omer
A deeper look at the counting of the Omer, and the distinctive laws governing the Omer offering and the Shavuot offering. (Based on Likkutei Sichos, vol. 32, p. 134.)
Parsha Emor - Sefirat HaOmer
Seven Complete Weeks
The commandment to count the Omer comes from the verse: "You shall count for yourselves, from the morrow of the Sabbath from the day you bring the Omer as a wave offering seven weeks; they shall be complete" (Leviticus 23:15). The term "Sabbath" in this c...
The Kabbala of Self-Refinement
Counting the Omer
This seven-part series follows the seven-week period of the Omer explaining how each week corresponds to another facet of our personalities.
A 1982 Satellite Feed of a Gathering with the Rebbe, of righteous memory
Pre-Passover Farbrengen
An hour-long excerpt from a 1982 satellite broadcast of the Rebbe’s pre-Passover gathering on the occasion of his 80th birthday (11 Nissan, 5742).
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