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Comedy and Kedushah: Interview with the Ashley Blaker

Ashley Blaker defines himself as “the only kuple, tzitzis and payos in British comedy”. I couldn’t have put it better myself; Ashley is the UK’s only Frum comedian, and the star of the sell out tour “Ungefiltered”. 694 more words


The Chichen Itza Experience

The Riviera Maya has everything you need for a perfect holiday, with beautiful beaches, nature, water sports, adventure and a lot of history. Since I was a child I have a big interest in archaeology and ancient cultures and there was something I had in mind for a long time was to visit Chichen Itza. 737 more words


Michaelmas & Jane Austen Connections

Jane Austen told me about Michaelmas. The British Isles holiday is peppered in her written works. Well, maybe not exactly peppered, but the Michaelmas parties do make their occasional appearance, and every time I saw anything of it, I wanted to know what in Heaven it was. 306 more words


Stuart Dauermann to Fast From Sarcasm for Yom Kippur

Los Angeles, CA – Rabbi Stuart Dauermann announced this week he is planning to fast from sarcasm, in addition to food, for Yom Kippur this year. 257 more words

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The Binding Of God

To my mind’s eye, Rabbi Berechiah appeared stoop-shouldered and mournful on Rosh Hashanah as he listened to the Torah reader recite Genesis 22, The Binding of Isaac. 755 more words