Background of Pesach Sheiyni:[1]

In the times of the Temple, a person who did not bring the Pesach offering in the 14th of Nissan, either due to being impure or due to being a distance from Jerusalem, was required to bring the offering a month later, on the 14th of Iyar.


Increasing in Simcha:[2]

One is to increase in joy out of the holiness of the day.


Learning the laws of Pesach Sheiyni:[3]

It is proper to learn the laws of Pesach Sheiyni on the 14th of Iyar.


[1] Rambam Karban Pesach 5/1

[2] Moreh Baetzba 8/222; Moed Lekol Chaiy 7/6

[3] Shlah; Kaf Hachaim 489/6; Mentioned in Sichas of Rebbe brought in Otzer Minhagei Chabad 44

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