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Judaism

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Judaism encompasses the religion, philosophy, culture and way of life of the Jewish people. ..... The basis of Jewish law and tradition (halakha) is the Torah ( also known as the Pentateuch or the Fi...

Mitzvahs & Traditions - Jewish traditions and mitzvah observances

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Shabbat, kosher, mezuzah, tefillin, mikvah . . . The essence of Judaism is in its rituals and observances. A selection of websites offering information and ...

Judaism 101: Life, Death and Mourning

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Learn about the Jewish attitude toward the preservation of life, toward death, and ... spouse or child) first hears of the death of a relative, it is traditional to express ...

Jewish Traditions and Customs | About Jewish Life - Read the Spirit

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Check out facts and info about Judaism, explore detailed articles about Jewish traditions and customs and read personal stories of contemporary Jewish life.

Guide to the Jewish Wedding: Ceremony, Traditions, Chuppah ...

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Jun 30, 2001 ... Guide to the Jewish Wedding - Learn the deeper significance of a Jewish wedding ceremony and Jewish wedding traditions, Kiddushin, ...

Tradition - Jewish Virtual Library

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TRADITION. TRADITION (Heb. מָסֹרֶת). The term tradition derives from the Latin tradere, which means "to transmit" or "to give over." Generally, it refers to beliefs ...

Jewish Tradition and the Lifecycle - My Jewish Learning

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Jewish lifecycle rituals reflect a communal orientation, the democratic nature of traditions, the relationship between the biological and the social, and the ...

Understanding Jewish Food Traditions - InterfaithFamily

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There are four main reasons why Jewish food seems distinctive. The first is the kosher laws, a set of food dos and don'ts, first recorded in the Hebrew Bible in the  ...

Jewish Beliefs and Practices « Jewish Prisoner Services

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To this day, Jewish prayer invokes the names of the Patriarchs Abraham, Isaac ... In recent times, some Jewish factions have departed from the traditional role of ...

Jewish Traditions: JPS Guide (A JPS Guide): Dr. Ronald L ...

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The bestselling guide to understanding Jewish traditions, now in paperback This is a comprehensive and authoritative resource with ready answers to questions ...

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Jewish Holidays, Calendar & Dates, Customs, Traditions, and ...

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Judaism is filled with rich traditions and customs that are most obvious during the religious holidays. Each Jewish holiday is generally classified and placed into ...

Judaism 101

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Be aware, however, that many Jews do not follow all of the traditions described here, or do not follow them in the precise form described here. The Conservative  ...

Jewish Traditions | The Jewish Federations of North America

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Make your holidays and traditions more meaningful. JEWISH LIFE CYCLE. Look for the core of Jewish life in North America and you'll find Federation. Here, you ...