Every week, Julie Seltzer, artist and Torah scribe, bakes a challah depicting an aspect of the week’s Torah portion.
And ten women will bake your bread in one oven. (Leviticus 26:26)
וְאָפוּ עֶשֶׂר נָשִׁים לַחְמְכֶם בְּתַנּוּר אֶחָד
In the context of the parashah this is a curse, because ideally each woman would have her own spacious oven, but I couldn’t help but turn it into joyous sharing. Here are ten women who have all baked a single raisin challah, together.
Did you like this article? MyJewishLearning is a not-for-profit organization.