Video: Lag Ba’omer Around Lakewood


lag-baomer-lakewood[Click here for Part I.] Yesterday, Lag Ba’omer events continued around Lakewood, NJ, with bonfires and events commemorating the yom hillulah of Rav Shimon bar Yochai.

The following video montage shows clips from some of yesterday’s events in Lakewood, including a Lag Ba’omer carnival off of Clifton Avenue; the bonfire of Chavrei Hakollel at the Community Center on Fourth Street; the Minyan Shelanu bonfire on Oak Street, the Verdaner-Nadvorna Rebbe of Flatbush’s tish at the home of R’ Avrohom Waxman, and the Sorotzkin-Brus vort celebrating the engagement of the children of Rav Eliyahu meir Sorotzkin and Rav Peretz Brus.

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  1. Do you have any pictures or video of the Verdaner Rebbe meeting with Rav Malkiel Kotler in his house, before he left for his own tisch by the Waxman home? The Verdaner Rebbe is an adam chashuv ad meod! An emesa kadosh vetahor! A holocuost survivor & an ohr ainikel from Rav Mordche fuun Nedverne zy”a. No “fakeruy” involved bechlal!