Not that there’s anything wrong with those, of course, but fresh spins on playing with the holiday tops, along with Jewish takes. Try "Parsh-O," with cards based on the Torah rather than numbers. Or gift "Kosherland," which is akin to.

It is when the “Torah” – the five books that comprise Jewish text. The main action required during the High Holy Days is introspection and planning personal changes to make in the new year. Just prior to Rosh HaShanah is a time of.

RABBI DAVID SHNEYER (Spiritual Leader, Kehila Chadasha and Am Kolel Jewish Renewal Center of Greater Washington): Simchat Torah means “rejoicing. A special feature of the holiday is that we conclude the reading of.

The white hair that is a sign of impurity for tzara’at is not less than two hairs. How long must they be? Long enough to be pulled out by tweezers. If one was long and the other was shorter than this measure or one was black and one white, or.

Oct 11, 2011  · Sukkot starts Wednesday night. In Deut. 16:15, we told "v’hayita ach sameach," "you will be altogether happy" on Sukkot, and it is one holiday that become.

He that kills a person accidentally. shall remain [exiled in the "city of refuge"] until the death of the High Priest (Numbers 35:11, 25) The mothers of high.

Since the Jewish day (yom) begins at sundown, you must remember that a Jewish holiday actually begins on the night before the day listed in a Jewish calendar.

For every Jewish community, reading the Torah is a deeply spiritual experience. Communities with the honor of having their own Torah, the first five books of the Bible that serve as their religious text, have a special connection to the.

“Moving or demolishing a beach cottage is relatively easy to do,” he said. “Moving or demolishing a high rise, practically.

For Shabbat Teruma (Exodus 25:1- 27:19), the prayers are conducted in Maqam BAYAT-HOSENI according to the Red Pizmonim Book and.

Oct 11, 2016  · Yom Kippur. The climax of the 10 Days of Repentance. The day on which our fates for the coming year, written in a book on Rosh Hashanah, are sealed.

A FUN HOLIDAY: Purim, our most fun filled holiday, occurs on the 14th day of Adar This year, 5778 (2016-2017), Purim begins sundown Wednesday.

Virtually everything you need to know about the holiday of Sukkot: How-To Guides, Essays and Insights, Recipes, Stories, Multimedia, and much more!

I. Introduction. II. Yom Teruah Scriptures: III. Calendar Arrangement: IV. Rosh Chodesh background. V. Names. VI. Themes of Yom Teruah: VII. Readings.

This site displays information about Mishkan Torah Synagogue. Mishkah Torah is a synagogue in Greenbelt Maryland, a suburb of Washington, D.C.

Haggai / ˈ h æ ɡ i. aɪ / (Hebrew: חַגַּי ‎, Ḥaggay or Hag-i, Koine Greek: Ἀγγαῖος; Latin: Aggaeus) was a Hebrew prophet during the building of.

Dates of major and minor Jewish holidays for 2017, observances and customs, holiday Torah readings.

Here at the METROPOLITAN SYNAGOGUE, we bring together the warmth and spirituality of Judaism in our services as an extended family of all.

In the lectionary gospel text for the fourth Sunday of Advent, the angel Gabriel brings dumbfounding news to an incredulous Mary — telling her that she “will.

but their acceptance of the Torah. Some Jewish writers have compared the exchange to a marriage or other sacred covenant. One way the holiday is observed is through the reading of the Book of Ruth, the story of a woman who.

Rabbi’s voice Rabbi Norman Klein As we have entered into the last half of my tenure at Temple Beth Torah as your Interim Rabbi, I would like to share with you two separate items: a review of some recent films you might be interested in.

Yiddish was the international language of Jews from Central and Eastern Europe until the middle of the 20th century. Learn about the history of the Yiddish language.

"Ben-Levi believes that relaxing the minyan requirement promotes his faith more than sacrificing group Torah. High School for seven days. Lower courts upheld the suspension. The case is Bell v. Itawamba School Board. Sign up for.

by HOIM Staff. Although the whole world celebrates Christmas as a "Christian" holiday, including millions of non-Christians, is Christmas really "Christian" at all?

In most modern Torah scrolls and Jewish editions of the Bible, there are two types of parashot, an "open portion" (parashah petuhah) and a "closed portion" (parashah.

Val D Isere Ski Holidays Val d’Isere’s skiing is spread across a number of valleys. Val d’Isere is also one of the heartlands of the chalet holiday, and boasts myriad top-notch lodges such as Chalet Husky and the Eagle’s Nest. "Val," which spreads from. Highlife Ski &

Meanwhile, the Trump message continued to resonate completely over the heads of high elected officials who seemed to be. The Hebrew Talmud, second in holiness only to the Torah itself, tells us, “When the fox has his day, bow down.

"The story of the family Torah and how it made it here is so representative of why, as Jews, we are here and what it means to be a people who have survived. "These stories, these traditions – by reading from. at Island Trees High School in.

The position of women under traditional Jewish law is not nearly as lowly as many modern people think. This page discusses the role of women in traditional Judaism.

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Weiss, 54, is among a small, select group that has been chosen to blow the shofar at Emanuel Synagogue, 900 NW 47, during the Jewish High Holy Days. the community to come together for things like a holiday, or it was a call to be.

Beginning five days after the solemn High Holy Day of Yom Kippur. celebration erupts with Simchat Torah, meaning "Rejoicing in the Torah," to recognize the completion and re-beginning of the annual cycle of readings. "It’s very.

The Chabad Center on Cedar Street had been using a borrowed Torah at services. Now, the synagogue has a Torah of its own, a century-old scroll newly restored for the congregation’s use. At a ceremony on the Jewish holiday of Lag.

April Rubin, M.D., mohel (mohelet) in Washington D.C., Maryland, Virginia, Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist, performing Brit milah.

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