Literally, “commandment." A sacred obligation. Jewish tradition says the Torah contains 613 mitzvot Mitzvot refer to both religious and ethical obligations.
Learn why we count each day of the seven-weeks between Passover and Shavuot, known as “the omer” period, and how to say the blessing.
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