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Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Toldos 5768

Shabbos: Ta’am HaChaim Toldos 5768 Shabbos in the Parashah In this week’s parashah it is said (Breishis 25:25-26) vayeitzei harishon admoni kulo kiaderes seiar vayikriu shemo Esav veacharei chein yazta achiv viyado ochezes baakeiv Esav vayikra shemo Yaakov viYitzchak ben … Continue reading

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The grass is greener on the other side

There is a custom to spread greenery in the shul and in the home on Shavuos (Rema Orach Chaim 494). The reason for this custom is because the Medrash states that when the Jewish People received the Torah at Sinai, … Continue reading

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