Death and Mourning Quiz

What are the history and practical aspects of Jewish bereavement?

Question 1 of 10
Which of these events, in traditional Judaism, will prematurely end a shiva?
Question 2 of 10
Jews traditionally recite the viddui (confession) before they die and
Question 3 of 10
What is potentially problematic about wills?
Question 4 of 10
Traditionally, if a bride or groom suffers the loss of parent within the 30 days leading up to the wedding, the wedding is to be:
Question 5 of 10
Which of the following was the site of a Jewish mass suicide in the face of Roman conquerors?
Question 6 of 10
The kaddish prayer is in what language?
Question 7 of 10
According to Jewish tradition, one is obligated to observe mourning rituals for the following relatives
Question 8 of 10
According to Maimonides, the rules of mourning apply after the death of anyone older than
Question 9 of 10
True or false: According to the Talmud, the same rules apply to a mourner, whether male or female.
Question 10 of 10
Which of these is a traditional custom after leaving a cemetery?

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