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This minor holiday — known for bonfires, weddings and haircuts — takes place about a month after Passover.
A guide to the ritual that occurs between Passover and Shavuot.
Test your knowledge of this minor Jewish holiday!
Beliefs & Practices
Why some Jews ritualize their son's first haircut at age 3.
A time to prepare for receiving the Torah.
The blessing in transliteration and English.
The days between Passover and Shavuot are a time of great vulnerability and profound opportunity.
Our changing observance of the period between Passover and Shavuot reflects our sensitivity to the realities of our history.
Rabbis Without Borders
We need to be able to rest and recover from one run in order to perform at our best at the next one.
Can I shave my bikini line?
Each year, a rabbinic grave is the site of one of the biggest parties in Israel.
Counting the days from Passover to Shavuot.