14th of Iyar: Second Pesach A person who didn’t bring a sacrifice and eat the marror and matzah had another opportunity on this day.
*Sefiros (Safire= Clarifying) HaOmer
From the second night of passover while still in the month of Nissan we start the counting to Shavouth. This is the holiday of our acceptance of the Torah in the Jewish month of Sivan.This period of counting is called the counting of Sefiros HaOmer.
Most of the Crusades happened durring this time.
Days of Purification
The students of Rabbi Akiva were stricken durring these days durring this intense judgement.
The Mitzva of Loving our Jewish Neighbors as Ourselves is crucial at this time getting us ready for accepting the Torah.