Recent Traditions


Mekhitza-Jewish Tradition

A mekhitza is a dividing wall or barrier that is used to separate men and women. It could be simply a separate room, a curtain, or anything…
Mekhitza-Jewish Tradition

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Oct 07, 2023
Candles are very special in Jewish tradition because they are said to represent the light from the menorah,…


Aug 26, 2023
Havdallah means “separation” and is a service used to separate the holiness of the Sabbath from the rest of…
Photo: Front of a Kosher Market on a Street Corner

Mixing Matters

Jun 29, 2023
"...You shall not boil a young goat in its mother's milk" (Deuteronomy 14:21). Many take this verse to mean…
Hebrew letters spell the word Toda that means thank you.

Hebrew for You - Toda

Jun 12, 2023
How do you express gratitude when someone does something special for you? Do you say thank you? How does…

What is Kosher?

Sep 03, 2022
This video is an introduction to what it means to be kosher.

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Stone tablets inscribed with the 10 Commandments

Parashat Eikev

Parasha for the Week: Eikev: Deuteronomy 7:12 - 11:25. Haftarah: Isaiah 49:14 - 51:3.…

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