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Parashat Ki-Tavo opens with the passage describing the Bikkurim/First fruits offering. The Talmud describes this offering as the centerpiece of Shavuot, the second of the major festivals. 121 more words

Commentary for Re'eh

This week’s parshah contains the well-known commandment “do not boil a kid in its mother’s milk (Deut. 14:21).” This is the third instance of this commandment in the Torah. 587 more words

The Process of Truth and impact of Time - Shavuot 5774

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Counting as a process

There’s a fabulous Winnie the Pooh book I was reading to my daughter the other day, that tells how Pooh and all his friends decide to plant seeds. 4,797 more words