Description Lag BaOmer105 x 48The words LAG BAOMER come out of the flames. At the top is the grave of the Rashbi, upon which can be seen the Aramaic words: IR VEKADISH MISHAMAYA NACHITA (A holy angel landed from heaven), whose initials spell SHIMON and the verse: FOR IT SHALL NOT BE FORGOTTEN FROM THE MOUTH OF HIS PROGENY, whose end initials spell YOCHAI.You can also find the words: WEDDING & HAIRCUTTING, which are both done on this day. In the background is seen a boy with peyos (sidecurls) that flow into the fire below.
Ofer Yom Tov, Ramat Beit Shemesh Member Since February 2011 Artist Statement Ofer Yom Tov was born in Tel Aviv in 1970 to an artist father and has been painting since he was a child. He has exhibited his work at shows in the US and Israel. Painting mostly in the Surrealist style with Jewish motifs, Yom Tov has been called the "Jewish Dali." Yom Tov uses his art to impart a message of love of God and Israel.