The blessing before counting the Omer
Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b’mitz-votav, v’tzivanu al s’frat ha-omer.
Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of holiness through the Mitzvot, and commanded us to count the Omer.
Announcing the Count
Ha-yom sh’mona yamim, shehaym shavua echad v’yom echad la-omer
Today is eight days, which is one week and one day of the Omer.
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