Lag Baomer is a fun day and evening with bonfires and cutting of 3 year old hair for the first time. Yet, Lag B'omer also has 3 important lessons for us in todays modern times to learn from.
The day before Yom Ha'atzmaut is one of the most difficult days in the Hebrew Calendar, Yom Hazikaron. A day to remember those who have given their lives fighting for Israel or who were murdered for being a Jew in Israel. Why choose the day before Yom Haatzmaut to commemorate the fallen?
Why do we need 3 matzot on the Passover seder table?
What is chametz? Why is it not allowed on Passover? What must I do before Passover? Is there a deeper meaning to cleaning?
Why do we hide the matzah at the Passover seder? Why do we hide the Afikoman?
15 steps to the Passover Seder seems like a lot, takes so much time to do! Why do I need them?