The giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai is among the most significant events in Jewish tradition.
Ancient/Medieval Jewish History
The desert peak upon which the Hebrew Bible says God gave the Torah to Moses.
Rabbi Wolpe's Musings
Is the desert a place of desolation, or a place of possibility?
The Jewish people accepted the Torah in fear of God's overwhelming power. Ruth accepted it out of love and loyalty.
Special scriptural readings for the Festival of Weeks.
What you need to know about this holiday, which starts at sundown May 19.
What actually happened at Mount Sinai?
Shavuot 2016 begins at sunset on Saturday, June 11 and will end on the evening of Monday, June 13.What is Shavuot?Shavuot, ...
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Shavuot commemorates the spring harvest and the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai.