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Why Does Rosh Hashanah Last for Two Days?

Like Passover, Sukkot and Shavuot, Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year, is celebrated for two days among Diaspora Jewish communities. However unlike those other holidays,…

Is Yom Kippur in the Bible?

While many Jewish holidays were established by rabbinic tradition, Yom Kippur has been a sacred day for Jewish people since the ancient Israelites journeyed through…

Things You Can’t Do on Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is considered the holiest day on the Jewish calendar. To preserve the sanctity of the day and keep Jews…

Personal Hygiene on Yom Kippur

Many people would never dream of going to synagogue without showering or brushing teeth. But on Yom Kippur, many Jews choose to abstain from these…

Jewish dog breeds?

Hi everyone! I was wondering if there were any stereotypical jewish dog breeds. Growing up, my family, extended family, and a few others (jews) all…

How to Cook Like an Iraqi Jewish Grandmother

Today’s best cooks pride themselves in using locally-grown produce and cooking from scratch. But Fadila Shamo David and Rivka Alcobi, mother and daughter born in…

ST3 The Copper Coin

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A Jewish lateral thinking puzzle

For those of you who aren’t familiar with lateral thinking puzzles: I present you with a strange-sounding situation, and you have to work out what’s…

All Things Jewish! – July 18, 2018

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