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This class explores the reasons and sources for the custom of celebrating a Jewish boy’s first haircut – an Upsherin.

The Meaning of Upsherenish

The Meaning of Upsherenish

The Mitzvah of Peyos

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Chani Benjaminson, November 16, 2008

I'm sorry but we don't have transcripts of these lectures at this time. You can find text info on this observance at this link. Reply

Anonymous November 15, 2008

Is it possible to obtain a written transcript of this lecture? Reply

Anonymous July 18, 2008

I enjoyed the lecture very much. I have been asked why we do not have this custom for girls, and although it never bothered me before, I do not know what to answer. Reply