Counting the Omer



Please note it is not recommended to get a haircut during the period of the Omer as well as to start new things like signing contracts, or getting married! For questions about this contact yeshshem@hotmail.com

  • Counting the Omer starts 16th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 11 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 17th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 12 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 18th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 13 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 19th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 14 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 20th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 15 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 21st of Nissan - which is the evening of April 16 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 22nd of Nissan - which is the evening of April 17 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 23rd of Nissan - which is the evening of April 18 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 24th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 19 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 25th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 20 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 26th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 21 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 27th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 22 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 28th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 23 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 29th of Nissan - which is the evening of April 24 2017


  • Counting the Omer starts 30 of Nissan - Rosh Chodesh Aleph Iyar - which is the evening of April 25 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts First of Iyar - which is Rosh Chodesh Bet Iyar - which is the evening of April 26 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts Second of Iyar- which is the evening of April 27 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 3rd of Iyar - which is the evening of April 28 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 4th of Iyar- which is the evening of April 29 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 5th of Iyar - which is the evening of April 30 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 6th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 1 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 7th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 2 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 8th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 3 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 9th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 4 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 10th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 5 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 11th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 6 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 12th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 7 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 13th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 8 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 14th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 9 2017

  • This is the Holiday of Pesach Sheini - Eat Matzah with a Blessing Before and After the Matzah to elevate your consciousness and receive the energy of Pesach as well as the energy of "a second chance or opportunity."

  • Counting the Omer starts 15th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 10 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 16th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 11 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 17th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 12 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 18th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 13 2017

  • This is the Holiday of Lag B'Omer (33rd of the Omer). Bar B' Que's and Bonfires take place all over Israel. It is good to read the Idra Zuta section of the Zohar and if possible to stay up all night. Tune in to the special study that will take place on our video conference and conference call systems both ------------------ evening 7 PM West Coast Time and -------------------- at 10:30 AM West Coast Time.

    Here are 2 links to material to use during your Lag B'Omer study

  • Study Material for Lag B'Omer prepared by Rachmiel Chaim Drizin
  • Study Material for Lag B'Omer prepared by Daily Zohar.com. This includes Idra Zuta in Aramaic and a translation. This is the traditional all night study material used by the Mekubalim on Lag B'Omer.

  • Counting the Omer starts 19th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 14 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 20th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 15 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 21st of Iyar - which is the evening of May 16 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 22nd of Iyar - which is the evening of May 17 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 23rd of Iyar - which is the evening of May 18 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 24th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 19 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 25th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 20 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 26th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 21 2017

  • Counting the Omer starts 27th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 22 2017
  • This day is known as Rainbow day since this is the day of the year that the Rainbow first appeared in the Torah and the story of Noach leaving the Ark. Some people celebrate this day in the modern age to help repair the ecology and damage man has done to the earth over the centuries. Others use this day to connect to the manifestation of positive energy that comes from the Rainbow and what it represents. This day also connects to the tool of creation known as the Ana Bekoach. Essentially it is a high energy day.


  • Day 43 of the Omer starts 28th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 23 2017 This is Jerusalem Day.

  • Day 44 of the Omer starts 29th of Iyar - which is the evening of May 24 2017

  • Day 45 of the Omer starts Rosh Chodesh Iyar - which is the evening of May 25 2017 The next date you see after the link is opened is not for the year 2011 or 5711

  • Day 46 of the Omer starts 2nd of Sivan - which is the evening of May 26 2017 The next date you see after the link is opened is not for the year 2011 or 5711

  • Day 47 of the Omer starts 3rd of Sivan - which is the evening of May 27 2017 The next date you see after the link is opened is not for the year 2011 or 5711

  • Day 48 of the Omer starts 4th of Sivan - which is the evening of May 28 2017 The next date you see after the link is opened is not for the year 2011 or 5711

  • Day 49 of the Omer starts 5th of Sivan - which is the evening of May 29 2017 The next date you see after the link is opened is not for the year 2011 or 5711

  • It is recommended to get a hair cut this afternoon

  • Counting the Omer - Day 50 is SHAVUOT on the 6th of Sivan - starting the evening of May 30 2017

  • It is highly recommended by the ARI to stay up all Night this Night. If one does this action, The promise is a chaos free life till Rosh HaShana on the evening of September 20 2017. Is giving up one night of sleep in exchange for 4 months of a Chaos Free LIfe worth the exchange?