Category Archives: religious sense vs. nonsense

A bar mitzva to remember ; a critique

Bar Mitzvah (Hebrew: בַּר מִצְוָה‎) and Bat Mitzvah (Hebrew: בַּת מִצְוָה‎) (Ashkenazi pronunciation: “Bas Mitzvah”) (plural: B’nai Mitzvah for boys, and B’not Mitzvah – Ashkenazi pronunciation: “B’nos Mitzvah” – for girls) are Jewish coming of age rituals. According to Jewish … Continue reading

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Watch “Do the Right Thing – Rabbi Benzion Klatzko” on YouTube

The swiss free press rolling in the train speaks of a Swiss teenager who grew up to become a Burka wearing extremist,then in another paper a Swiss mosque has been closed down,the Imam promoted violence. “We are shocked that the … Continue reading

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challaha for shabbat″ youtube offers various youtube clips to teach you how to bake a challah  for shabbat.  Interesting to note that Ch-allah, had the Arab word for G-d  within it “Allaha”, a fact that perhaps some Orthodox jews might not find a … Continue reading

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Watch “Hijab Challenge Zurich” on YouTube

This is a really cool idea organized by a forum for increasing tolerance called I saw a similar project organized in Israel between Russian jewish women and Arab Israeli women cooking together and wearing headscarves. Tolerance is taught. Someone … Continue reading

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Watch “grenzenlos geniessen – der Film” on YouTube I was on my way to the supermarket feeling cold and sad and angry the dog would not stay alone when i saw some activity in the community cafe next to the supermarket. Always a curious seagull ,i walked … Continue reading

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The warring wall

WRITERSBen Sales Ben Sales WESTERN WALLWOMEN O JTA — Israel’s government has approved a compromise to expand the non-Orthodox Jewish prayer section of the Western Wall, putting to rest the decades-long fight between Women of the Wall and Israel’s ultra-Orthodox … Continue reading

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The nightmare before thanksgiving

The American presidential elections 2016 This election campaign has been a tsunami shaking not only America but also the rest of  the world and opening up a pandora box . Pandora box of beliefs people held as true but once … Continue reading

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