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Resources on the Meron Tragedy

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Resources on the Meron Tragedy

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Days after the Meron Tragedy, many people have questions and are searching for religious responses to the seemingly unreal events that unfolded on Lag B’Omer. The following are a collection of thoughtful and insightful resources devoted to exploring religious responses to this tragic episode in Jewish history. We wish a speedy return to normalcy for all the families that were impacted. We will update this page as more articles and words of chizuk become available. Tehay zichram baruch.


The Tragedy in Meron by HaGaon Rabbi Yaakov Hillel

Divrei Chizuk on the Tragedy in Meron, by Rav Asher Weiss Shlit”a 

After the Tragedy of Meron 1 – Obligation of Penimius by Rabbi Reuven Leuchter

After the Tragedy of Meron 2 – Hisbonanus by Rabbi Reuven Leuchter

Tragedy in Meron by Eitiel Goldwicht

Tragedy at Meron – Shiurim at TorahAnytime

Tragedy on Lag BaOmer – Why Meron is Important to Judaism and Why So Many People Were There –  by Judaism Unpacked


Meron Tragedy – Shiurim at 


Meron: United in Grief by Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovits

The Lag B’Omer Tragedy by Rabbi Avraham Edelstein

Reacting to Trauma by Tzachi Rosman, Psy.D. 

All I Know is that I Don’t Know by Rabbi Dr. Naphtali Hoff

Meron: The Tragedy of Them – No, Us by Sara Yoheved Rigler

Our Collective Tragedy by Emuna Braverman

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