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Sefirat HaOmer (sfee-raht hah-oh-mayr) — lit., Counting of the Omer; 49-day period from second day of Passover to Shavuot
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Omer Period: How To Determine
Methods of Counting the Omer Period
The mourning period during the counting of the omer ( sefirat...
HAIRCUTS/SHAVING
When Haircuts and Shaving Are Forbidden
Here are the times when men and women are forbidden to get haircuts and...
Omer Period: Permitted Activities
Buying Clothes Allowed during Omer
You may buy and wear new clothes during sefirat ha’omer ....
Omer Period: Permitted Activities
Cutting Nails Allowed during Omer
You may cut your nails during sefirat ha’omer .  
Omer Period: Permitted Activities
Saying SheHecheyanu Allowed during Omer
You may say she’hecheyanu during sefirat ha’omer .  
Omer Period: Permitted Activities
Swimming Allowed during Omer
You may swim during sefirat ha’omer .
Omer: Counting
"Counting the Omer" Blessing
The blessing over counting the omer is “ al sefirat...

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