Death and Mourning Quiz

What are the history and practical aspects of Jewish bereavement?

Question 1 of 10
After the establishment of the State of Israel, what did Israel's Knesset decide was the only crime punishable by death?
Question 2 of 10
After tearing their clothing, what Hebrew phrase do Jewish mourners say?
Question 3 of 10
The person who hears of the death of a parent, spouse, sibling or child is referred to as what up until the funeral?
Question 4 of 10
How is suicide treated in Jewish tradition?
Question 5 of 10
How long is it customary to recite kaddish after the death of a parent?
Question 6 of 10
What is a hevra kaddisha?
Question 7 of 10
What is tahara?
Question 8 of 10
Which prayer is at the end of the deathbed viddui ceremony?
Question 9 of 10
In Jewish tradition, the face of the deceased at a burial is
Question 10 of 10
Which of the following is NOT a common custom during shiva?

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