Guide to Shavuot

Torah

Guide to Shavuot

Your easy to understand guide to Jewish feativals - Shavuot (Pentecost). This commemorates Moses being given the Ten Commandments by God following the Exodus from Egypt. read more

Guide to Purim

Hamentaschen

All about Purim

Your easy to understand guide to Jewish festivals.Purim (Festival of Lots). This one-day festival takes place four weeks before Passover. read more

 

 

Judaism Guide

A handy and helpful guide which provides a flavour into all aspects of the Jewish religion. Discover more about festivals as well as other aspects of Jewish life. read more

Guide to Passover

Matzah

Guide to Passover

Your easy to understand guide to Jewish feativals - Pesach (Passover).This takes place around March/April time, and commemorates Moses freeing the Israelites from their enslavement under the Pharaoh in Egypt. read more

Jewish Wedding Guide

Jewish wedding taking place

Jewish wedding guide

Find out more about what goes on in a Jewish wedding. read more

Judaism

Jewish Calendar

Find out when all the major Jewish festivals are happening with the SomethingJewish Jewish festivals Calendar. read more

dancing to Jewish wedding music

Jewish wedding music guide

Music plays an important part in the Jewish life cycle, and no more so than when it comes to weddings. read more

What is Shabbat?

Discover the importance of shabbat and how it is marked. read more

Bar and Bat Mitzvah

Discover more about what a bar and bat mitzvah is read more

The Brit Milah

Find out more about the circumcision and naming ceremony for a newborn Jewish male read more

Jewish Glossary

Learn the meanings of many Jewish, Hebrew and Yiddish words. read more