Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah
Hoshanah Rabbah, the seventh day of Sukkot, marks the thematic end of the High Holiday period.
Connecting physical and spiritual needs at the end of Sukkot.
The end of the fall holiday season looks forward to redemption.
Connecting the physical and spiritual realms.
The Torah reading for the Shabbat that falls on the intermediate days of Sukkot.
Observances in ancient times were associated with the land.
Some old customs have been revitalized
Numerous interpretations of a single mitzvah
Do walls make us secure or vulnerable?
Israelis and liberal Jews observe fewer days for some holidays than traditional Diaspora Jews.
A contemporary twist on the traditional ceremony.
Bringing together my Mexican and Jewish heritages.