with Prof. David Golinkin, President of The Schechter Institutes
Hours of Study: 12:30 pm, EDT; 11:30 am, CDT; 10:30 am, MDT; 9:30 am, PDT
and in Israel… 7:30 pm
Sunday June 5: Shavuot Customs from East to West – Rabbi Prof. David Golinkin
In this lecture we shall study some of the customs related to Shavuot: the Tikkun; the ceremony of teaching 3-year-olds how to read the Alef-Bet; decorating the synagogue with branches and flowers; Akdamut; “water fights”’ and special paper cuts.
Prof. David Golinkin is President of The Schechter Institutes, Inc. and President Emeritus and Professor of Jewish Law at the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies. He is the founding director of the Institute of Applied Halakhah at the Schechter Institute and directs the Center for Women in Jewish Law at Schechter. He is the author or editor of forty-nine books and over 200 articles, responsa and sermons.
Nominal study fee will be charged.
Learn with the best scholars of the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem, live from Schechter’s Bet Midrash!
Option to study via the comfort of your home or onsite with Rabbi Michael Gotlieb and members of Kehillat Ma’arav, Santa Monica, CA. 9:00 AM, Bagel Breakfast; 9:30 AM, Learning
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