Think about the last great party you attended. Did you leave early, or find yourself staying long after the official ending?
The Jewish Year
A big storm is blowing through the Bay Area, with heavy rain and strong winds.
Beginning on the fifth day after Yom Kippur, we celebrate Sukkot, the “Feast of Booths.” It’s a holiday of celebration, rest, and hospitality.
Two Days of Atonement I shall never forget.
For those who suffer from a mental illness or affective disorder, holy days and holidays can carry an extra punch.
I had internalized the idea that there are no Jews with southern accents.
The Machzor is the book of services and prayers for the Jewish High Holy Days, covering the services from Erev Rosh Hashanah [Rosh Hashanah evening] to the close of Yom Kippur