Articles by MJL

My Jewish Learning’s Week of Gratitude

For the week of Thanksgiving, check out the abundance of special events all on the theme of gratitude.

When is Sigd 2020?

This Ethiopian Jewish holiday begins at sundown on Sunday, November 15th, 2020.

Sukkot 2021

In 2021, Sukkot begins at sundown on Wednesday, Sept. 20 and ends at sundown on Wednesday, Sept. 27.

Yom Kippur 2021

Yom Kippur begins at sunset on Sunday, September 15 and ends at sundown on Monday, September 16, 2021.

Where to Stream Simchat Torah Services and Celebrations

Join synagogues from across the country and denominational spectrum for Simchat Torah and Shemini Atzeret services and celebrations.

Text of the Ushpizin Service

Some recite this short prayer each night of Sukkot, inviting one of seven ancestral guests into the sukkah.

Ushpizin: Inviting in Our Ancestors on Sukkot

The custom of inviting our ancestors to join us in the sukkah has its roots in Jewish mysticism.

Your Guide to the Best Online Sukkot Classes and Events

Learn about and experience Sukkot with these unique classes and workshops from Jewish organizations and synagogues around the world.

Watch Our Weekly Tehillim (Psalms) Recitation

Join My Jewish Learning on Facebook each Friday at 5 PM to recite a selection from the Book of Psalms.