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The holiday is celebrated with materials typically left on a threshing floor or winepress, such as straw, stalks, and reeds.
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What to do when you don't have a suitable yard or balcony for a sukkah? You can make it on the back of a truck! This short video shows how it's done.
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Good folk, when they repent, cry over their bad deeds. Really good folk, saints, Tzaddikim, cry over something else altogether.

A sukkah is an embrace. You sit inside and G‑d is hugging you. All of you, from head to toe.

Whatever you do inside your sukkah—sip a beer, chat with a friend, answer your e‑mail, or just sleep soundly—all is transformed into a mitzvah, a secure and timeless connection with the Infinite.

And then, when you leave the...

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Customarily, those whose parents are still living leave the sanctuary for the duration of this short prayer. Why?
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Sukkot Meditations for the Ultimate Tranquility
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A Metaphorical Journey Into Pleasure and Acceptance
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Rosh Hashanah meal draws 50 people; 2,000 residents and visitors hear shofar
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Happiness is peace of mind and knowing, “This is what G‑d wants for me right now. This is what He wants me to be doing or not doing, feeling or not feeling.”
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Just as it is incumbent upon every Jew to put on tefillin every day, so is there an unequivocal duty which rests upon every individual, from the greatest scholar to the most simple of folk, to set aside a half-hour each day in which to think about the education of his children.
– Rabbi Sholom DovBer of Lubavitch (1860-1920)
Passing of R. Yosef Shlomo Delmedigo (1655)
R. Yosef Shlomo was a rabbi, philosopher, and physician. A prolific author, he was proficient in... Read More »
The festival of Sukkot, commemorating G-d's enveloping protection of the Children of Israel during... Read More »
According to Kabbalistic tradition, we are visited in the sukkah by seven supernal ushpizin... Read More »
"And you shall take for yourself on the first day," instructs the Torah in Leviticus "the splendid... Read More »
When the Holy Temple stood in Jerusalem, one of the special Sukkot observances was to pour water on... Read More »
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