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Beshalach

By the Numbers
Thirteen Kabbalistic Teachings on the Masculine and the Feminine

Each man stands between two females: the corporeal woman below to whom he must provide sustenance and affection; and the Shechinah which stands over him to bless him with these so that he may turn around and provide them to the woman of his covenant
10 Ways to Celebrate 10 Shevat
Looking for ways to channel this day’s inspiration into your life? Here are our suggestions.
10 Questions: Take the Month of Shevat Quiz

How much do you know about the month of Shevat? Take the quiz to find out!
Parshah
Can You Be Righteous?

Our world needs more righteous people or, at least, more righteous acts.
What Happened at Marah?

Following the Parting of the Sea, Moses sweetened water for the people to drink, and they were given some of the first mitzvahs. Or were they?
Seeing Is Believing?

When you witness the miracle of creation with your own eyes, faith is unnecessary. Or, is it?
For Your Beshalach Study Group (PDF)
This weekly study packet is part of theJewishwoman.org “Be a Leader” initiative. Print it out and learn it with your study group.
History
A Transatlantic Call For Prayer

When the mayor of Chicago was shot, his family reached out across the Atlantic for prayer and blessings.
The Keepsake: My Elderly Neighbor’s Frying Pan

“I want you to have this. I won’t be needing it anymore,” she said.
Joy
The Smile and Strength of Shaina Charitonow

As pious and devout as she was, she had an impish sense of humor and would stop at nothing to bring joy to others.
The Happiest Time of My Life: Facing a Life-Threatening Diagnosis

“Joy breaks all bounds,” I would repeat to my husband.
Essay
“We Will Be As Dreamers”

Today we live inside a dream. In time, everything will be possible. We will be free.
Lifestyle
Date & Walnut Rugelach

A voice is heard on high, lamentation, bitter weeping; Rachel weeping for her children, she refuses to be comforted for her children, for they are not. So says the L-rd: Refrain your voice from weeping and your eyes from tears, for there is reward for your work, says the L-rd, and they shall come back from the land of the enemy...
— Jeremiah 31:14-15
Print Magazine

Along the path to Torah is the splitting of the sea.

What is the sea? It is the thick blanket of materialism that smothers the fire of your divine soul.

A miracle comes, splits the sea, and the truth is revealed beneath your feet. Now you can receive Torah.

But don’t imagine you can cling to a coarse, material...

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