Books tagged: rosh hashanah

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Understanding Judaism for Young People
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion and Spirituality
Judaism is one of the world’s main religions but to children who were not bought up in that faith it may be a mystery. We live in a multi-cultural world where it is important for everyone to have some understanding of the key religions. This guide for young people offers a simple explanation to some of Judaism’s main features.
Choose Life! 8 Chassidic Stories for the Jewish New Year
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Aster Press. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Rebbe Zusha of Hanipoli was once walking down the street when he was asked by a Russian police officer, “Where are you going?” Where are you going? That question - which is especially pertinent during the days of Rosh Hashanah, the Ten Days of Repentance, and Yom Kippur - is explored through the lens of Chassidus in these eight short stories retold by Libi Astaire.
For Signs and for Seasons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
A diverse collection of essays on the cycle of Jewish holy days. Each explores the interplay between the Torah and its interpretations by diverse types of personalities, ideologies and historical events. Written from a non-dogmatic perspective by an expert in Judaism, the essays were originally newspaper columns; they are designed to entertain and educate a wide audience with Segal's witty style.
Moses Maimonides on Teshuvah: The Ways of Repentance, A New Translation and Commentary
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,840. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A classic work of medieval Jewish philosophy, Maimonides on Teshuvah is a new translation of The Laws of Repentance with a modern commentary by Dr. Henry Abramson. This work, which retains its value even eight hundred years after its original composition, covers both practical steps for personal transformation as well as many basic issues of Jewish theology such as life after death.
Shana Tova! High Holiday Recipes from Ninety Years of the Jewish Transcript and JTNews
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,700. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Jewish & Kosher
In celebration of the 90th anniversary of Seattle's Jewish Transcript, we have compiled every High Holiday recipe that has appeared in our newspaper over the years.
My Grandma’s Forgottten Recipes — A Russian Jewish Holiday Cookbook
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Holiday
These kitchen-tested recipes highlight cooking traditions from the six holidays that are most commonly observed by Jews in the 21st century. For America and Russia these are: Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Succot, Chanukah, Passover and Shabbat. Photographs are used liberally to illustrate the various phases of complicated dishes.
Jewish Holidays Guide for the Perplexed
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Jewish
The user-friendly "Jewish Holidays' Guide for the Perplexed" provides succinct interpretations by Jewish Sages, easily integrated into conversations, presentations, sermons, interviews and writing. The "Guide" highlights the relevance of Jewish holidays to modern day challenges, shedding light on shared-values, which bind the US and its sole, soul ally in the Middle East: Israel, the Jewish State