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Bat Mitzvah

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Bat Mitzvah: (lit. “daughter of the commandment”) a Jewish girl who reaches the age of twelve, the age of adulthood in Jewish life, thus becoming religiously responsible for her own conduct; also refers to the event marking this milestone
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Some 50 boys and girls celebrated their entry into Jewish adulthood in a joint ceremony at S. Petersburg, Russia’s famed Great Choral Synagogue.
Girls representing five Ohr Avner Chabad-Lubavitch day schools in the Ukraine joined together to celebrate their bat mitzvahs in style.
Chayale Mendelsohn celebrates her bat mitzvah with friends from near and far
Twelve-year-old Chayale Mendelsohn recently celebrated her bat mitzvah in her hometown of Jackson Hole, Wyo., which is better known for wild elk and exhilarating skiing than Torah study and Shabbat candles. Vivacious and articulate, Chayale is a chip off ...
Donating 250 backpacks for teens with disabilities, and then delivering them in person
Some people go the extra mile. In 12-year-old Tanya Andrusier’s case, she literally traveled many extra miles for a cause that’s important to her. At a recent ceremony at a military base in Israel, the resident of Bal Harbour, Fla., gave 250 backpacks to ...
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