Anash.org is pleased to bring you a curated selection of audio shiurim on Lag Ba’omer.
What is Lag Ba’omer
What do we really celebrate on Lag BaOmer and what does the Rebbe say about it?
Listen to a shiur on this topic, delivered by Rabbi Mendel Kaplan, shliach in Flamingo ON.
Why is Rashbi’s passing a reason for celebration? Shouldn’t it be a day of sadness?
Listen to a discussion about this and about the various other reasons we celebrate on Lag Ba’omer, delivered by Rabbi Yaakov Goldstein of ShulchanAruchHarav.com.
Click here for a written summary and sources.
Lag Ba’omer in Kabolo (New)
The Arizal teaches us that Lag Ba’omer is connected to Hashem’s name ACHDATAM. A short explanation of this idea, including an insight from the Rebbe’s father, Reb Levi Yitzchok is delivered by Rabbi Moshe Gourarie, an editor of Chassidus Mevueres on Tanya.
For a sheet of מקורות to follow along with, click here.
Mamer on Lag Ba’omer
Listen to a shiur on the Rebbe’s Mamer הנה מה טוב תשכ”ב, delivered in Yiddish by Reb Yoel Kahn.
For the text of the Mamer click here.
R’ Akiva, whose students stopped dying on Lag Baomer, was the teacher of RaShBI.
Who was Rabbi Akiva? Listen to an in-depth Shiur on the topic based on a series of Maamarei Chazal delivered by renowned lecturer Rabbi Yossi Paltiel.