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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

15th of Elul, 5774

Today is the 15th of Elul, is the 50th day of the 7th cycle of 7 weeks of the year, and the beginning of the 50th week ("Shavuot") of the year. It marks the establishment of the Lubavitch Yeshiva Tomchei Tmimim, celebrated from the 15th to the 17th of Elul, days 50, 51, 52. Scheduled classes began on the 18th of Elul, Chai Elul, which is the birthday of the Alter Rebbe of Lubavitch. It is also the birthday of the Ba'al Shem Tov, whose yahrzeit is on Shavuot itself, and the day he revealed himself as a tzadik 36 years later.
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