4 days ago · That’s why Hanukkah is the perfect time for all of us to show appreciation for those who help us, help others, and help heal the world.” —Author Erica S. Perl. ABOUT THE EVENT KIT. During Hanukkah, candles are lit to symbolize each of the eight nights of the celebration. But in a Hanukkah menorah, there is a ninth candle: the shamash.
3 days ago · Some ethnomusicological work from Jewish Eastern Europe is still available in print, notably the work of Soviet Jewish field researcher Moshe Beregovski. In the 21st century, klezmer is typically learned from " fake books " and transcriptions of old recordings, although the music was traditionally transmitted and learned by ear.
Today · Since this bread is made with liquid other than water, it is considered pat haba bekisnin, over which the blessing of mezonot is normally said. When this bread is eaten as the basis of a meal that is at least the size of four eggs (approximately 8 oz.), it takes on the status of bona fide bread, warranting washing, hamotzie and a full ...
Sep 15, 2020 · Berel the other Jewish children were taken to the town square and stood behind a barricade as they waited for the king to pass by. As the royal carriage came closer, Berel jumped the barricade and ran with all of his might towards the king’s carriage. As soon as the royal guards saw him, they grabbed him and carried him back to the barricade.
Sep 15, 2020 · In celebration of Hanukkah, the Colel Chabad charitable organization has announced increased investment in a program to bring holiday joy to severely physically and mentally handicapped youth. The effort is intended to reach over 2,500 children in centers all over the country.
4 days ago · “How blessed are the people who know the joyful sound [blast of the shofar] …” (Psalms 89:15 NAS). The Feast of Trumpets (i.e., Yom Teruah) begins around 12 Noon EST on Friday September 18, 2020, which is sunset in Jerusalem and goes for two full days from sundown to sundown.
6 days ago · In a few short days, Jews around the world will gather in the synagogue - in person and virtually - to participate in the prayer services and rituals of Rosh Hashanah. The Torah p
2 days ago · The purpose of this site is to raise public knowledge of the importance of monetary dealings according to the Halacha. At the site you can expand your knowledge with in-depth articles, and in addition consult online with the rabbis of the Beit Midrash on Halachic issues that interest you.
4 days ago · In December 2013, my wife and I got invited to one of the annual Hanukkah parties at the White House, not long after I had won the case of United States v. Windsor at the Supreme Court. We brought ...
Today · G WHAT ITS ALL ABOUT —- THE SOUL ITS REPAIRS AND REDEMPTIONFiled under: 10 days Teshuva, nesira, Uncategorized | Tags: 10 days Teshuva, Light, Nesira The 10 Days of “Teshuva” (Penitence) are the 10 days, from Rosh HaShana until Yom Kippur in these days we are building our desire to receive, the left column.