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Shavuot: (lit. “weeks”) The one-day holiday (two in the Diaspora) commemorating the Giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai. This late-spring holiday commences on the fiftieth day (the morrow of seven “weeks”) following the second day of Passover.
And How Is Shavuot Celebrated?
The Torah was given more than 3,300 years ago. Every year on the holiday of Shavuot we renew our acceptance of G‑d’s gift, and G‑d “re-gives” the Torah. Learn how to celebrate this special holiday . . .
The celebration of the giving of the Torah
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Rabbi Yosef, the Talmud relates, would celebrate Shavuot, the Festival of the Giving of the Torah, with a unique banquet. The puzzling statement he said in connection with the feast is the subject of this class. Probing the layers of the Sage’s words reve...
Though not the majority opinion, there is an important school of thought that perceives the five days following Shavuot as an organic continuation of the holiday – a curious prolongation of hallowed time not found anywhere else in our Jewish calendar. The...
Yields: One 8-inch cake, 12 servings Meringue Ingredients 4 large egg whites, at room temperature one hour ⅔ cup sugar ⅔ cup confectioners' sugar Mousse Ingredients 8 ounces white chocolate broken into 1-inch pieces 5 large egg yolks 1½ cups whipping crea...
I truly love cheesecake, especially New York style, made only with cream cheese. These minis are lower in sugar than most cheesecakes, and they are gluten-free if you use gluten-free oat flour for the crust. Ricotta cheese pumps up the calcium content. I ...
This is a dish that my husband, Andy, and I absolutely loved eating while living in Geneva, Switzerland-fried eggplant slices stirred into penne pasta with a garlicky tomato sauce and then covered in cheese and baked. Here is my healthier version using ba...
Serves: 8 Prep time: 15 minutes Advance prep: Dressing may be made 2 days in advance; salad may be made 1 day in advance Ingredients ⅔ cup (165ml) mayonnaise 2 cloves garlic, crushed Juice of ½ lemon ½ teaspoon teriyaki or soy sauce (optional) 2 tablespoo...
Associating dairy-delicacies with the annual celebratory observance of Matan Torah (giving of the Torah) seems as natural as blintzes and sour cream; yet the origins of this near ubiquitous custom appear artificial and even contradictory to the mandated h...
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