The Omer connects Passover and Shavuot. In the Bible, this seven-week period marked the transition from the barley harvest to the wheat harvest. This period is a 49-day journey towards self-improvement. Read more
The intermediate festival days --days three through six or two through six in Israel and for the Reform--have a special designation. Read more
Matzah Brei means "fried matzah" in Yiddish, and it's a Passover breakfast staple. If french toast and scrambled eggs had a child, it would be matzah brei. Read more
Moroccan Jews are known for Maimouna, the exuberant festival held on the evening and day after Passover. It's not clear where the origins of the festival come from, but some think it is the yahrzeit of Maimonides' father. Read more
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Annual Cycle: Leviticus 19:1 - 20:27
Triennial Cycle: Leviticus 19:1 - 19:37