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Water Drawing Celebrations, The:  Celebration accompanying the water libation ceremony on Sukkot in Temple times, recalled today by Sukkot celebrations.  [23 related articles]
Western Wall, The:  the western retaining wall of the Temple Mount, the last remnant of the Temple in Jerusalem  [41 related articles]
Wood Gatherer:  Individual executed for desecrating the Shabbat while the Israelites were in the desert (Numbers 15). According to the Talmud, the motivation for his deed was to alert the Israelites to the severity of Shabbat desecration. Some identify this individual as Zelophehad[3 related articles]
World To Come, The:  a) the afterlife; b) the Era of the Resurrection of the Dead  [70 related articles]
Writings (Section of the Tanach):  Ketuvim (lit. Writings) is the third and final section of the Bible (Tanach)—the Written Torah.  [163 related articles]

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