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Women During the Holocaust

The Nazis subjected women to brutal persecution.

Ask the Expert: Can Women Wear Kippot?

Why do men wear yarmulkes, and women don't?

Personal Prayer

A Jewish woman prays from the heart.

Women and the Fulfillment of Positive Time-Bound Commandments

Can women take on commandments from which they are exempt?

How To Read Eshet Hayil

Explaining this ancient song about a 'woman of valor'

Do Women Experience Holiness Differently?

Parashat Kedoshim teaches us the ways to be holy. But do women have a different understanding of what holiness is?

Reappropriating the Taboo

Bringing new meaning to the status of a menstruating woman.

Bais Ya’akov Schools

This movement of Orthodox Jewish day schools provides a chance for girls to get an education.