The Intermediate Days of Sukkot
Called hol hamoed, the intermediate days are observed differently than the beginning and final ones.
Spiced Lamb and Butternut Squash Burekas Recipe
Perfect for a meal outdoors in the brisk autumn air.
The Joy of Drawing Water
The ancient Sukkot ritual of the Simchat Beit Hashoevah is the joy of life itself.
In 2022, Sukkot begins at sundown on Sunday, Oct. 9 and ends at sundown on Sunday, Oct. 16
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.
Ecclesiastes and the Quest for Truth
Approaching this enigmatic work as a statement of philosophy -- rather than an account of one man's search -- has confounded commentators across the centuries.
Ask the Expert: Rain on Sukkot
How bad does the weather have to be for me to bail out of eating in the sukkah?
3 Things to Think About on Sukkot
Sukkot observances offer a balance between the real and the ideal.