Who is better? Men or women?
My wife has no sense of humour. She says I make fun of her in public.
An elderly Jew with a large black Yarmulke once appeared at the Chabad counter in Ben Gurion Airport in Israel.
A staple of Jewish life is modesty. In the way we walk down the street, in the way we interact with others, and in the way we dress.
A few years ago, my family and I spent our summer vacation up north in Tzfat, leaving our home in Central Israel for a few days.
I have been told it is generally not the done thing in the Jewish religion to go to a cemetery when pregnant...
IsnÂ’t wearing a wig over hair (especially if the Wig is nicer than the hair) pointless?
The truth is: Any woman who practices the laws of mikvah knows that it is an ELEVATING experience.
Take a hard look at the number of marriages that begin in love but end in failure, frustration and misery. Nowadays it's hard to believe in "happily ever after."
Why did the Jews at Masada, besieged by the Romans and with precious, few supplies, build and maintain two Mikvaos?
It is both impractical and unhygienic to build a mikvah with a solitary bor (reservoir) of kosher rainwater. One would have to wait until it rained forty se'ah (a volume of measure) in order to refill the mikvah to change the waters.
The world's natural bodies of water- its oceans, rivers, wells, and springfed lakes - are mikvahs in their most primal form. They contain waters of divine source...
A mikvah is a natural body of water or a gathering of water that has a designated connection to natural water. The pool is designed specifically for immersion, according to the rules and customs of Jewish law.
Basi Legani is a unique place Â– it's the first kosher summer resort to serve the Chicago-area Jewish community. A former campground, it's been upgraded with five brand-new family homes...
Have you ever stopped to think whatÂ’s involved in building and maintaining a kosher mikvah? From the general structure down to the minutia, there are many things which must be considered.
What constitutes a kosher mikvah? The word Â‘mikvahÂ’ means Â‘gathering of watersÂ’.