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Your High Holiday 2021 Prep Checklist

It feels like every year, the High Holidays sneak up on us, and we end up scrambling to make sure everything is ready to celebrate the Jewish New Year.  In 2021, Elul starts on Sunday, August 8 at sundown. Rosh Hashanah 2021 will begin at sundown on Monday, September 6. We want to make sure […]

10 Hebrew Slang Words You Need To Know

While many Jews use Hebrew when they pray or study Jewish texts, the Hebrew of the Torah is very different from the Hebrew you’ll hear on the streets of Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. Hebrew was revived in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, leading to the development of words for everyday objects and situations […]