What You Should Know About Mishnah

The book known as the Mishnah (or Mishna) is considered the “Oral Torah” and is the first primary written redaction of the oral traditions of the Jews. The term “Mishnah” refers to a systematically ordered way of teaching, organized by subject matter and reinforced by...

What You Should Know About Mishnah

The book known as the Mishnah (or Mishna) is considered the “Oral Torah” and is the first primary written redaction of the oral traditions of the Jews. The term “Mishnah” refers to a systematically ordered way of teaching, organized by subject matter and reinforced by...

What You Should Know About Mishnah

The book known as the Mishnah (or Mishna) is considered the “Oral Torah” and is the first primary written redaction of the oral traditions of the Jews. The term “Mishnah” refers to a systematically ordered way of teaching, organized by subject matter and reinforced by...

What to Do When Hiring a DJ For A Mitzvah

What to Do When Hiring a DJ For A Mitzvah

If you are planning an event such as a bat or bar mitzvah, wedding, etc., you may decide to hire a DJ for the event, like many other people. The effect of hiring entertainment for your event can be electric, and whatever you are planning will take on a whole level of...

Real Mitzvahs Pt. 1 Alexandra’s Bat Mitzvah

Real Mitzvahs Pt. 1 Alexandra’s Bat Mitzvah

The following is part of our new series names Real Mitzvahs. We will be highlighting pictures, themes, entertainments, foods etc. from real bat and bar mitzvah's around the world. Event: Bat Mitzvah Theme: Ice Skating Colors: Purple, white, silver Vendors:...

Food Planning for Your Bar Mitzvah

Food Planning for Your Bar Mitzvah

With the increasing prevalence of food trends, there are more bar mitzvah food options than ever before. Whether you want to stick with traditional food, or you want to try out new trends, there are many ways to create the perfect menu. Some of the current bar mitzvah...

Bar/Bat Mitzvah Pictures and Party Entertainment Ideas

Bar/Bat Mitzvah Pictures and Party Entertainment Ideas

  PHOTO PARTY ENTERTAINMENT IDEAS Bar/Bat mitzvah pictures and photo stations one of the most popular forms of entertainment vendor for the kids Typically, at a bar or bat mitzvah, there is some type of entertainment or vendor the kids. A photo-type of vendor...

Bar And Bat Mitzvah Invitation Wording 101

Bar And Bat Mitzvah Invitation Wording 101

Perfecting Bar and Bat Mitzvah Invitation Wording Getting bar/bat mitzvah invitation wording  can be confusing and leaving information out may cause you to have to scramble and email family, parents, and kids. It also can be difficult because you need to communicate a...

Creative Food Ideas For Your Bar and Bat Mitzvah

Creative Food Ideas For Your Bar and Bat Mitzvah

The food is an important part of planning a bar or bat mitzvah, and it’s also a great opportunity to stand out and personalize the event. Below are some unique food ideas to get your creative juices flowing. START WITH YOUR CHILD This event is about the bar and bat...

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What You Should Know About Mishnah

What You Should Know About Mishnah

The book known as the Mishnah (or Mishna) is considered the “Oral Torah” and is the first primary written redaction of the oral traditions of the Jews. The term “Mishnah” refers to a systematically ordered way of teaching, organized by subject matter and reinforced by...

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What You Need to Know About Jewish Holidays

What You Need to Know About Jewish Holidays

If you’ve ever had the pleasure of celebrating a Jewish holiday, either with a Jewish friend or relative, or because you’re Jewish yourself, you know that most of them are joyous events with a potential to create outstanding memories. If you’re not familiar with the...

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Interested in Reform Judaism? Here’s What You Need to Know

Interested in Reform Judaism? Here’s What You Need to Know

If you’re interested in converting to reform Judaism, you’re not alone. Sometimes called liberal Judaism or progressive Judaism, reform Judaism is a denomination of the Jewish faith that takes to heart the evolving nature of religion, and works to understand the ways...

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History & Traditions

What You Should Know About Mishnah

What You Should Know About Mishnah

The book known as the Mishnah (or Mishna) is considered the “Oral Torah” and is the first primary written redaction of the oral traditions of the Jews. The term “Mishnah” refers to a systematically ordered way of teaching, organized by subject matter and reinforced by...

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Planning Your Bat/Bar Mitzvah Candle Lighting Ceremony

Planning Your Bat/Bar Mitzvah Candle Lighting Ceremony

A bar mitzvah candle lighting ceremony is a tradition that has been around for decades at bar and bat mitzvahs. It’s a way to honor family and friends that have influenced the upbringing of the bar or bat mitzvah child. It makes for a great photo moment, too! HOW MANY...

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The Talmud vs. the Torah

The Talmud vs. the Torah

If you weren’t raised Jewish, the difference between the Talmud and the Torah can be confusing. While they sound like they could be the same, they’re quite different, and understanding the difference between them can go a long way toward helping you understand the...

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