Rabbi Tamara Cohen

Rabbi Tamara Cohen is VP and Chief of Strategy at Moving Traditions. She is the editor of the Journey Continues: The Ma’yan Passover Haggadah and a published liturgical poet. She currently serves on the board of Women’s March and lives in the Mount Airy neighborhood of Philadelphia with her partner and two sons.


Articles by Rabbi Tamara Cohen

Blessing for Bar and Bat Mitzvah Kids Impacted by the Coronavirus

Due to the current pandemic, many young Jewish teens will not come of age surrounded by extended family and friends. This blessing is for you.

The Esther/Vashti Purim Flag

The new tradition of waving a flag when Esther and Vashti's names are mentioned celebrates the triumph of these Purim heroines.

How to Prepare Spiritually for the Jewish New Year

Five ways to focus your spiritual preparations for the High Holidays.

An Orange on the Seder Plate

This progressive Passover custom is surprisingly misunderstood.

Miriam’s Cup

A modern feminist symbol

The Next Wave of Jewish Feminism

Questions for an Unfinished Revolution