Browsing: Holidays

Lag B’Omer is a festive day in the Jewish calendar, observed on the 33rd day of the Omer, the period between Passover and Shavuot. This day…

The seventh day of Passover, known as “Shvi’i shel Pesach” in Hebrew, holds a significant place in Jewish tradition, both historically and religiously. Its origins trace…

The tradition of wearing costumes on Purim finds its roots in the enigmatic nature of the Purim story itself. Megillat Esther recounts a narrative filled with…

The Tu B’Shevat seder is a symbolic and spiritual ritual that has its roots in the mystical traditions of Kabbalistic Judaism, particularly in the city of…

Hanukkah is one of the two major rabbinic holidays, the other being Purim. Some people like to therefore classify it as a “minor holiday” in Judaism,…