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The Torahs were technically considered state property and that tampering with them could result in the harshest punishments.
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Remembering a departed father on Hoshana Rabbah by learning Torah
Contemporary Voices
I’ll never forget the day a rabbi told me to stop reading so many Jewish books.

On Simchat Torah we dance with our feet, not with our heads.

We are celebrating the Torah, and the Torah is something we study with our heads. But we dance with our feet, not with our heads.

If we would dance with our heads, each one would dance a different dance, each in a different space, some with friends but not...

“We have another son, who, unfortunately, is not well. He is autistic. He needs a blessing.”
Kosher Cooking
Meat and rice, rolled up in cabbage and cooked in a decadent sauce - a Simchat Torah classic. With step-by-step photo instructions.
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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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Sukkot Meditations for the Ultimate Tranquility
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A Metaphorical Journey Into Pleasure and Acceptance
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Many old-timers recall the custom for children to carry a candle stuck into an apple on top of a flag.
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It had been a drizzly morning, gray and overcast, and I stood like a soldier outside a local bagel shop.
Jewish News
WhatsApp and Instagram add a contemporary touch to a timeless experience
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‘Bereishit’ the 728-page first volume of six-volume set of Likkutei Sichot
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Take these 10 questions to see how well you know the joyous holiday of Sukkot.
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What’s with the Jews and their stubborn insistence on living in a world of superstitions and anachronisms?
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The basic Sukkot observances, with links leading to more information.
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.
When you plow and you sow - things will grow
– Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak of Lubavitch
Lubavitcher Rebbe Suffers Massive Heart Attack (1977)
While celebrating the joyous holiday hakafot with thousands of chassidim in the central... Read More »
Nation Returns Home After Holy-Temple Dedication Festivities (827 BCE)
At the end of the 14-day dedication festivities celebrating the completion of the Holy Temple in... Read More »
It is the practice of many communities -- and such is the Chabad custom -- to conduct "hakafot" and... Read More »
In today's musaf prayer we begin to insert the phrase mashiv haruach umorid hageshem ("who makes the... Read More »
Yizkor, the remembrance prayer for departed parents, is recited today after the morning reading of... Read More »
The festival of Sukkot, commemorating G-d's enveloping protection of the Children of Israel during... Read More »
Today is the last day when we eat in the sukkah (although the blessing on the sukkah, recited before... Read More »
Yizkor, the remembrance prayer for departed parents, is recited today after the morning reading of... Read More »
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