Lag BaOmer Held Safely Without Incident

May 13, 2020

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ (MIDDLESEX)–South Brunswick Police reported that the Lag BaOmer was held without incident. Lag BaOmer is a Jewish holiday held on the 33 day of Counting of the Omer on the 18th day of the Hebrew month of Iyar. The dates were May 11 and May 12, 2020. South Brunswick officials worked with faith leaders to ensure a safe Lag BaOmer.

Many people come to pray at the Washington Cemetery/ Bobov Cemetery on Deans Rhode Hall Road during this time. Third Bobover Rebbe Halberstam is buried there and many visit at this time.

More about Rebbe Halberstam from Wikipedia here