Death Anniversaries - Vital Transformation

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Death Anniversaries

A Yom Hillula (Hebrew: יום הילולא, day of festivity) is another word for yahrzeit (the anniversary of a death). However, it differs from a regular yahrzeit in two respects. It refers specifically to the yahrzeit of a great Tzaddik who taught Kabbalah and/or Chassidus, and unlike a regular yahrzeit, which is marked with sadness and even fasting, a Yom Hillula is commemorated specifically through simcha (joy), and festive celebration.

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Lag BaOmer 2023 with Eliyahu Jian

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Lag BaOmer is a Jewish holiday that falls on the 33rd day of the Omer, a 49-day period of spiritual preparation between the festivals of Passover and Shavuot. The holiday is marked by various customs and traditions, including lighting bonfires, playing with bows and arrows, and visiting the gravesite of...

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