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Shavuot

S’firat HaOmer

(Counting of the omer): An omer is a biblical measurement of grain. The counting of the omer is 49-day period that begins on the second night of Passover during which each day is counted with a blessing. On the 50th day, the Festival of Shavuot is observed. 

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