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18 Iyar, 5743 · May 1, 1983


Respect: 18 Iyar, 5743 · May 1, 1983

The Talmud tells us that 24,000 students of Rabbi Akiva died because “they did not treat one another with respect.” But the plague ended on Lag BaOmer, which means they had remedied their actions and began to treat each other with the appropriate level of esteem.
Lag BaOmer, Lag BaOmer Parade, Akiba ben Joseph, Ahavat Yisrael, Love, Lubavitcher Rebbe
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