Shavuot

Jewish App “Shavuos Guide” Includes Recipes, Customs, Thoughts

The Torah was given by G‑dto the Jewish people on Mount Sinai more than 3300 years ago. Every year on the holiday of Shavuot we renew our acceptance of G‑d’s gift and G‑d “re-gives” the Torah. The word Shavuot means “weeks.” It marks the completion of the seven week counting period between Passover and Shavuot. The giving of the Torah was(…)


Don’t Just Count The Days Of The Omer – Make The Days Count [Sefiros Grow iOS App]

Throughout the world, young and old alike enjoy the festive bonfires of  Lag B’Omer and the delicious cheesecake of  Shavuot. That said, we need to perform the act of Sefiras HaOmer, counting the Omer (all the way from the holiday of Passover to Shavuot), to reach these dates. And yet, understanding the mechanics and spiritual significance of(…)


Free Sefirat HaOmer App By RustyBrick For iPhone And Android

Count the Omer  with the aid of this mobile app. The application will show you the correct day of omer, including the brachot before and after the specific day. The prayer should be said after nightfall, typically about thirty minutes after sundown or following the Maariv prayer. App: Sefirat HaOmer – סדר ספירת העמר by RustyBrick,(…)


Ultimate Omer 2 – The Sefira App You Can Count On

The Omer is counted from the second night of  Passover through the night before Shavuot. It is best to count the Omer at nightfall, immediately after the evening prayer. Ultimate Omer 2 is a Sefirat Ha’Omer Jewish app for iOS created by Moshe Berman (more his apps here). It includes the texts of related blessings and prayers for counting the(…)


Cook It French – Easy Recipes For Shavuot By Alice Level [iBook]

While cheesecake and blintzes are virtually unheard of in France, there is a whole array of both traditional and modern dairy recipes that the Jews of France like to serve for the Holiday of Shavuot. Try these different recipes that will amaze your guests and family. iBook: Cook It French! Easy Recipes for Shavuot by(…)


Recipies For Shavuot From Strauss Israel [Hebrew Free iOS App]

One of the most popular customs on Shavuot is to eat dairy foods such as cheesecake, cheese, blintzes and ice cream. “Strauss Israel” launches an application “iShavuot (recipes)” with the special recipes designed for this Jewish Holiday. This Jewish app (Hebrew only) includes: a wide variety of festive meals in different styles; thousands of receipts for(…)


Designed Especially And Exclusively For Mobile Devices Shavuot Issue Of The “Just Jew It” Already In iTunes

Shavuot issue of the “Just Jew It” already on the iTunes Newsstand. “Just Jew It” – interactive digital magazine – is designed especially and exclusively for you to enjoy on mobile devices. Included in this issue: The Day Nothing Happened – The Psychological & Spiritual Transition to Sinai – What we went through! Who Owns(…)


Forgot To Count The Omer Last Night? There’s Really No Excuse, You Have Apps For That…

We are now in the process of doing a daily count of the Omer, (the 49 days between Pesach and Shavuot), as the Torah tells us “u’sefartem lachem” to actually count these days one by one, as we head on a journey from slavery and exile in Egypt to exodus and Divine revelation at Sinai.(…)


Omer Counter App With A Kabbalistic Twist

The 49 days between Passover and Shavuot are known as the Omer. The days of the Omer are traditionally counted. This app is a tool to help count the Omer by keeping track of the count. Instructions for counting the omer are at NeoHasid.org. This app is a collaborative work between David Cooper and Rabbi(…)


“Shanah Tovah” from iBracha

iBracha app offers ready-made Hebrew greeting cards for every occasion. App  contains a variety of ready-made templates with backgrounds and texts that can be combined to create custom greeting cards for a variety of occasions: Pesach, Rosh Hashana, Sukkot, Shavuot, Hanukkah, Purim, birthdays, weddings and more. You can send greetings as a MMS, by email as a cool image(…)


Just Jew It iPad Magazine – Shavuot Edition Already In the AppStore

As we count down the days until the holiday that culminates our exodus from Egypt with G-d’s gift of the Torah Shavuot edition of  Just Jew It!  is live on your iPad’s Newsstand app. In Just Jew It! exclusive interview with the producer and director of  Helga Deen, The Last Night graphic novel iPad application, Dario Picciau poignantly(…)


My Omer Android App – Your Spiritual Guide To The Counting Of The Omer

Explore your psyche, piece by piece, in a fascinating 49- step journey that will help you probe every aspect of your inner-self. Utilize daily exercises to enhance your personality and your relationships.Every evening you will receive the daily Omer count and its corresponding emotional attribute, with a short insight and an exercise for each day(…)


Shavuot with the Digital Twist

The Torah was given by G‑d to the Jewish people on Mount Sinai more than 3300 years ago. Every year on the holiday of Shavuot we renew our acceptance of G‑d’s gift and G‑d “re-gives” the Torah.  The word Shavuot means “weeks.” It marks the completion of the seven week counting period between  Passover and  Shavuot.(…)


Few Ways To Help Remember To Count The Omer

Any Tolkein fans will recognise Gollum’s famous riddle to the hobbit: This thing all things devours; Birds, beasts, trees, flowers; Gnaws iron, bites steel; Grinds hard stones to meal; Slays king, ruins town; And beats high mountain down. And of course when our hobbit panics and pleads for more “time, time” to work out the(…)


Shavuot with the Digital Twist

The Torah was given by G‑d to the Jewish people on Mount Sinai more than 3300 years ago. Every year on the holiday of  Shavuot we renew our acceptance of G‑d’s gift and G‑d “re-gives” the Torah.  Shavuot falls on June 8-9 this year. The word Shavuot means “weeks.” It marks the completion of the seven week counting period between Passover and Shavuot.(…)