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The Case for Birthday Parties

The Torah Rhyme and Reason for Celebrating Birthdays

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The Case for Birthday Parties: The Torah Rhyme and Reason for Celebrating Birthdays

Having established multiple Torah sources regarding the significance and potency of one’s birthday, we now move on to look at parties and formal celebrations. Is there an authentic Jewish tradition for such get-togethers, and is the anniversary of birth a cause for joy or sobriety? This frank and honest rumination attempts to present a clear picture of the historic reality, and the rationale the Rebbe shared with us in explaining his calling to observe and celebrate the date of our terrestrial birth!

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