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9 Things You Didn’t Know About Yom Kippur

Impress your friends and family with these little-known facts about the Day of Atonement.

What To Expect At Synagogue Services on Saturday Morning

A guide for bar/bat mitzvah guests and other newcomers to Sabbath worship.

Ask the Expert: Tzitzit Hanging Out

Why do some people tuck them in, and others let them hang free?

Everyday Blessings & Rituals

Texts, translations, and transliterations.

Tzitzit, the Fringes on the Prayer Shawl

Fringes for four-cornered garments.

Jewish Clothing

Garments for synagogue and, for some, all-day wear.

Tallit (The Prayer Shawl)

The corner fringes on this ritual garment remind the wearer of all the commandments in the Torah.

The Tallit: Spiritual Significance

The commandment to attach fringes to garments was invested with deep theological meaning.