Shabbat

Pronounced: shuh-BAHT or shah-BAHT, Origin: Hebrew, the Sabbath, from sundown Friday to sundown Saturday.

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Lighting Shabbat Candles

Everything you need to know about kindling the Sabbath lights.

A Guide to Jewish Acronyms and Abbreviations

Common Hebrew (and Aramaic) shorthand translated and explained.

Ashkenazi Cuisine

European Jewish food developed along with the migration of the European Jewish community -- from West to East.