Lokshen Kugel means "noodle pudding" in Yiddish. It originated in eastern Europe where the Jewish community spoke that language. This item falls into the category of "grandma's dishes."
The 49-day period that begins on the second night of Passover and ends on Shavuot.
"Weeks;" festival that commemorates the giving of the Torah to Moses atop Mt. Sinai.
"15th of Shevat;" New Year of the Trees; Jewish Arbor Day, which is a minor festival.
"Remember;" memorial service held on Yom Kippur and on the last day of Pesach, Shavout, and Sukkot.