On Shabbat, we are instructed by our heritage to refrain from using an energy source except that which comes from the self. Tradition teaches us that we ought not to drive, not to turn on a light, not watch television and everything else in between. 268 more words
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2 September 2012
This is a true story. I was sitting this afternoon on the steps leading up to the Volkstheatre, hiding from the summer rain, eating leftover bread with smelly cheese, waiting for Neta (who never came) and absentmindedly reading Henri Bergson’s Mind and Matter. 1,073 more words
Tzvi here. Steph has the night off.
Shabbos started and we sat down for our gourmet Shabbos dinner. We had the cheap wine and sliced turkey that we bought Thursday at the kosher market, as well as the challah-like loaf from the Aida Café, and a jar of raspberry jam we bought at Demel. 1,231 more words