Monthly Archives: November 2011

Why we bury our dead?

It is from Genensis The First Death: Death as a Mystery “Cain said to his brother Abel…and when they were in the field, Cain set upon his brother Abel and killed him” [Gen.4:8]. How did Cain slay Abel? He took … Continue reading

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Chanukah / Hanukkah / Hanukah

Festival Of Lights – Celebrates the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem after the Maccabees success fighting against the Syrians (2nd century B.C.E.). Commemorated by lighting candles during each night. THIS YEAR Hanukkah begins at sunset on Saturday, December 8, 2011, and ends … Continue reading

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Jewish Holiday Trivia Game

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