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Tefillin are a pair of black leather boxes containing verses from the Torah, which are bound to the arm and forehead with leather straps during morning…

Some people prefer a the sweet potato kugel over the more traditional potato or even noodle kugels, but there are also occassions when you may wish…

The potato kugel, a beloved Ashkenazi Jewish dish, has its roots in Eastern Europe. As Jewish communities migrated across Europe in the 18th and 19th centuries,…

While the process and meaning of Havdalah—’separation’, the process of formally ending Shabbat— can be traced to Jewish oral-law, the specific details and sources of Havdalah…

Havdalah, the cherished Jewish ceremony marking the end of the Sabbath and the transition into the new week, is a time-honored tradition filled with symbolism, prayers,…

Shabbat and the biblical holidays, known as chagim, are observed for a duration of 25 hours instead of the typical 24 hours. Note that these are…