Monthly Archives: November 2020

Walking on Grass, Walking on… End of Eruvin

We’re nearing the end of Eruvin, when we finally begin to understand what’s going on, we have to say good-bye… is that symbolic of so many other situations? I’m choosing a small, not critical section for finale, to take a … Continue reading

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On a visit to London & Some Olive Oil – Parashat Chayey Sarah – על ביקור בלונדון, ועל שמן זית – לפרשת חיי שרה וראש חודש כסלו

London, summer 2008: the plan is to walk through The Regent’s Park and get to the Western Marble Arch Synagogue in time for Shabbat morning services. Then, continue to Hyde Park, Buckingham Palace and the Big Ben. Hopefully the shul … Continue reading

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Health Matters in the Bible & Talmud –

A 3-part-series on health, preventative care, diseases, medical procedures & spiritual well-being at (through) Beth Jacob, Oakland CA, Fall 2020:

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Getting up early in the morning – להשכים בבקר…

What do we do when we get up in the morning? Daven, yoga, walk, coffee, journal, or… ? מה אנחנו עושים כשאנחנו קמים בבוקר? תפילה, יוגה, הליכה, קפה, כתיבה ביומן, או …? When Abraham gets up “early in the morning”, … Continue reading

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