Women & Feminism
Explaining this ancient song about a 'woman of valor'
Ancient/Medieval Jewish History
The purported burial site of Purim's Persian queen was a pilgrimage site for Iran's Jews.
How to creatively approach the fall harvest holiday, even if you can't build a hut.
Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah
Solomon dedicates the Temple, and the Israelites rejoice.
This ritual for the Jewish New Year goes far beyond dipping apples in honey.
How the Jewish year is numbered.
Recounting Yom Kippur traditions from the Temple period.
Special ceremonies for ending and beginning the Torah cycle.
Not quite Sukkot, not quite its own holiday.
External texts from the Second Temple period.
Seven things to read in shul on the High Holidays.
Creative tips for the happiest time of the year.