170 Treated at Meron Lag B'Omer CelebrationMDA says hundreds were hurt or dehydrated in massive crowds and bonfires, both at Meron and nationwide.
Non-Jews Harassed Jewish Women Praying in MeronLehava anti-assimilation group describes how it stopped ushers harassing Jewish women at Rashbi's tomb on Lag B'Omer.
Lag B'Omer in Meron: Helicopters and ZeppelinMassive police preparations ahead of Lag B'Omer festivities at the grave of Rashbi, where tens of thousands will light bonfires.
Thousands on Their Way to Meron for Lag Ba'omerThe annual festivities at the grave of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai in the north are ready to kick off, as police and medics prepare.
200,000 Celebrate in MeronPictures of Saturday night’s all-night celebration in Meron.
MDA Preparing Ahead for Lag Ba”Omer at MeronMagen David Adom is already making preparations for the massive influx of Jews expected for Lag Ba'Omer at Meron.
Masses of Israelis Celebrate Lag Ba'Omer in MeronPolice have deployed 1,200 officers as the masses flock to the tomb of R' Shimon Bar Yochai
A Call for Ecological and Spiritual Lag B’OmerRabbis and environmentalists urge Jews to focus on the meaning of Lag B’Omer instead of dangerous bonfires that cause pollution.
'Lag B'Omer a Jewish Victory'“A huge Lag B’Omer bonfire in the heart of the Shomron recalls Rabbi Shimon Ben Yochai’s diplomatic victory over the Roman Empire.”
Meron Lag Ba'Omer CelebrationsHundreds of thousands in the Galilean city of Meron to celebrate the mystical teachings of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai.