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PURIM - The hidden ways of G - d

This year, the Jewish world will be celebrating Purim on 12 + 13 March. Actually it depends on where you live because the 13 March is called SHUSHAN PURIM. 220 more words

Mit reichlich Honig und Butter: Die erste Mimouna am Fraenkelufer

Mit reichlich Honig und Butter: Die erste Mimouna am Fraenkelufer

“Ad mea ve esrim – bis hundertzwanzig” lautet in der jüdischen Tradition ein guter Wunsch zum Geburtstag. 563 more words


Q&A: "Did we still use Mazzot last Shabbat?"

One of my blog readers sent me the following question:
I have this question for you in Israel:
As Pesach ends tomorrow (Friday night), then one won’t have the chance to bake anything chametz for Shabat.
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Yachatz - Crisis, Conversation and Catharsis

Early on during the Seder, just before we start with מגיד – “Maggid” – the telling of the story of the exodus – we perform the ritual of יחץ – “Yachatz” – “halfing”, where we take the middle Matzah, and break it into two halves. 1,689 more words

Jewish Stuff

Moadim le'Simcha - Happy Intermediate Passover Days

Yes, I am still alive and I apologize for not publishing any Pessach (Passover) details. I simply didn’t have the time and I was even a little behind with all my Pessach cleaning. 288 more words

Random Act Of Love-Poem

I went to the gas station by my house
got out and paid.
Behind me, a husband and wife embraced.
She smiled, he laughed—
I finished pumping gas. 42 more words


Weiterbildung, damit die Ausbildung nicht wiederholt werden muss

In der Jüdischen Allgemeine erschien soeben mein jüngster Aufsatz zu Pessach: Harte Schule in Ägypten.
Wofür wurden wir in Ägypten versklaft, und was für eine Bedeutung hat dies noch heute? 12 more words