Torah of Birds
This past weekend included Shabbat Shirah, during which the Torah portion recounts the story of the Jewish people moving through the Sea of Reeds to freedom.
A Blessing for the Birds
Brucha at Shekinah, eloteinu ruach ha olam …
In the Sephardic tradition, especially in the countries of North Africa, the seventh night of Hanukah was celebrated as Chag Habanot, the Festival of the Daughters.
In the Dark of the Year
This is Kislev, the month of sleep, the month of darkness.
Rosh Hashanah 5782
At Pardes Hannah, our theme for the High Holy Days this year is, “Surfing the Ebb and Flow.” This is my reflection on the theme.
A New Year for the Animals
Today is Rosh Chodesh Elul, the first of the month that precedes Rosh Hashanah, the new year.
Rosh Chodesh Iyar
I am taking a class from Kohenet, the Hebrew Priestess Institute. Kohenet is reclaiming Judaism as earth-centered, woman-centered, and embodied theology and ritual.