The shofar – a most mysterious and unique instrument

The shofar – a most mysterious and unique instrument

There seems to be a cloud of mystery hanging over the shofar. I think this is partially because it’s an ancient musical instrument used throughout thousands of years during sacred religious rituals. If you want to become a shofar expert in no time just read along with me…

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The mezuzah – A magical world concealed behind a case

The mezuzah – A magical world concealed behind a case

I know, I know… you probably know what a mezuzah is. I mean, almost every Jewish family hangs one on their door. But did you ever have the urge to look inside the secret mezuzah world concealed behind the case? Let’s go…

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The kippah – all about making a statement

The kippah – all about making a statement

I imagine you’ve seen a Jewish person wearing a kippah at least once in your life. If you’re reading these words I guess your curiosity is aroused and you’re here for some answers – let’s begin…

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The ketubah – the first Jewish prenuptial agreement

The ketubah – the first Jewish prenuptial agreement

The ketubah is no love letter. It is an ancient agreement meant to protect the woman’s financial status in case she and her husband don’t end up together. Read here if you want to know what it’s all about…

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The Jewish House Blessing

The Jewish House Blessing

The Jewish house blessing is a popular item meant to protect against evil and welcome good fortune into the home. Read here to learn what it’s all about!

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