There are many explanations as to why the Sabbath before Passover is called Shabbat HaGadol.
There are additional requirements for making sure Passover utensils are kosher.
A selection of seder customs from around the world
The women's prayer service is becoming the choice venue for a bat mitzvah in Orthodox synagogues that value egalitarianism and learning.
As girls have become the educational equals of boys in Orthodox Judaism, rabbis need to explore halakhah to create a normative bat mitzvah ceremony.
How to celebrate this raucous Jewish holiday
In ancient times there were four new years on the Jewish calendar.
Persian Jewry can serve as a role model for Jews who live outside of the Land of Israel.
The "hidden God" of the Purim story can serve as a model for God's role in the modern world.
A recipe for triangular Purim cookies
There are many unique aspects to the biblical book that tells the Purim story.
Explaining to grandchildren Jewish environmental action