Shoshanna Lockshin

Shoshanna Lockshin is a former editor at

Articles by Shoshanna Lockshin

Alternative Bedeken Ceremonies

For some couples, the bedeken is a chance to set the mood for their wedding ceremony, often in a personalized way.

Kaddish: Denominational Differences

The Jewish denominations choreograph the Mourner's Kaddish in different ways.

Alternative Ketubah Texts

Couples can often choose a ketubah text that reflects their values and goals.

What Is A Mikveh?

Whether you're dunking for conversion or for any other reason, here's what to expect at the ritual bath.

Stuffed Pumpkin

A piping hot fall treat for Sukkot.

Birkat HaHammah

A ritual to commemorate the creation of the sun.