Sefirat HaOmer

Sefirat HaOmer: The Inner Count

March 11, 2014
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The Torah refers to the first day of Pesach as Shabbat. Why is it connected to the offering of barley? When counting Sefirat HaOmer, why don’t we count down towards Matan Torah as people usually do when they are counting towards an event?

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