Monday, April 12, 2010
Lammed is for...
Levi'im: Levi'im (Levites) are members of the tribe of Levi who are not descendants of Aharon. They assisted the Kohanim (priests) in their service in the temple, and are today used in ceremonial roles in the synagogue and Jewish life.
Lulav: The largest part of the arba minim (four species) used during the holiday of Sukkos, a lulav is a closed date palm fond mentioned in Vayikra (Leviticus) 23:40.