Month: October 2017

Jewish Time 5: Keeping Up with Tradition. Why Two-day Yom Tov?

After understanding why it is that we keep a double-standard year, and what was involved in creating the Jewish calendar, let’s take a step back for a moment in order to understand one of the most interesting issues of the Jewish world today: why…

Jewish Time – part 4. The Jewish Calendar.

In the two previous articles about Jewish time we discussed how todays time concepts make no sense without the light which only the Torah can shed on the topic, and why the Jewish people are commanded to keep a year comprised of both the…

To Avoid the Ultimate Fail

Life, says Shlomo HaMelech, is full of circles. There are so many things that we do and experience over the course of the day and the course of our lives which are circular in nature. Whether we are talking about our routine, whether we…

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