Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays: A Month of Introspection

I love it when Torah Tuesdays coincides with Rosh Chodesh!  What a treat! Today is Rosh Chodesh Elul.  Elul is the last month of the Jewish year.  It is the month preceding the high holidays (Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur).  It is a month of spiritual accounting and preparation for the upcoming holidays. You may… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays: A Month of Introspection

Women Who Inspire Us

Women Who Inspire Us #2: Rivka Malka Perlman

Today’s post is the second in the Women Who Inspire Us Series.  Here’s last week’s post from Noa, in case you missed it.  You may also want to subscribe to my RSS feed, or “like” my Facebook page.  As always, if you would like to share your inspiration by participating in the series, please contact… Continue reading Women Who Inspire Us #2: Rivka Malka Perlman

Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays – No pain, no gain

On Rosh Chodesh the Hebrew Academy of Cleveland and the N’shei (a ladies’ society – totally doesn’t have a website to link to) brought in Rabbi Menachem Nissel from Israel to give a speech. I had heard him before, when I was at Neve, and I knew that we would be in for a treat. … Continue reading Torah Tuesdays – No pain, no gain