Judaica- What is it?
Judaica is a category that includes articles, clothing, literature and icons that are related to the Jewish religion. The Jewish religion is a religion that has been around for several millennia, is the first recorded monotheistic faith, is based on the Torah- the five books of Moses and believes in living very much in this world while trying to bring G-d-liness into every aspect of life and with eyes focused on the eternal world to come. Continue reading
The Jewish way of life is based on the teachings of the Torah- that Bible given by G-d to the Jewish people at Sinai a few millennia ago. The written teachings of the Bible, accompanied by the oral teachings of the Rabbis on the Bible are what Jewish people live their lives according to. Continue reading
On the fifteenth of the Hebrew month of Nissan (which falls out in Spring), Jewish people begin celebrating an eight-day festival called Passover. For seven days they eat no leavened foods, they have a festive meal on the first night called a Seder and celebrate the redemption of their ancestors from ancient Egypt. What exactly happened there in Egypt? Let’s tell you all about it… Continue reading