Every Person's Guide to Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret, and Simchat Torah (Google eBook)

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Jason Aronson, Jan 1, 2000 - Religion - 181 pages
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Contents

IN THE BIBLE
3
HAKHEL
7
IN RABBINIC LITERATURE
8
IN POSTBIBLICAL WRITINGS
11
HOME AND SYNAGOGUE OBSERVANCE
15
IN THE HOME
17
IN THE SYNAGOGUE
31
LAWS SYMBOLISM AND ASSEMBLY OF THE FOUR SPECIES
43
SIMCHAT TORAH
101
IN THE HOME
104
NOTABLE SUKKOT AND SHEMINI ATZERET QUOTATIONS
111
SUKKOT AND SIMCHAT TORAH GAMES
119
1 FISH
121
2 BASEBALL GAME
123
3 MATCH GAME
124
4 SUKKOT LOTTO
125

1 Beauty of the Four Species
50
3 Mitzvah for the Sake of Heaven
51
5 Four Types of Jews
52
The
53
LAWS AND SYMBOLISM OF THE SUKKAH
54
SUKKOT ODDITIES AND CURIOSITIES
63
1 Season of Our Rejoicing
65
3 Hebrew Letters and the Construction of the Sukkah
66
5 Kissing the Sukkah
67
10 The Torah Names for the Festival of Sukkot
68
13 Exemptions Due to Distress
69
17 Sukkah of the Leviathan
70
21 Pizza in the Hut
71
22 A Lulav Shake
72
SUKKOT AND SHEMINI ATZERET LEGENDS
73
SHEMINI ATZERET
91
IN THE BIBLE AND THE TALMUD
94
IN THE HOME
95
IN THE SYNAGOGUE
96
5 WORD SCRAMBLE
127
6 HOT POTATO
128
7 NAME THAT NIGGUN
129
8 SIMCHAT TORAH ALPHABET SONG GAME
130
Short Stories
133
1 THE HOSHANA OF RABBI EPHRAIM
135
2 THE COST OF AN ETROG
140
3 HOW KTONTON PRAYED FOR RAIN
142
4 HOW KTONTON REJOICED AND WAS MERRY ON SIMHAT TORAH
147
5 GITA MEETS SOME FRIENDS
151
6 THE MIRACLE OF THE MYRTLES
156
7 FOR THE SAKE OF MITZVAH OF THE SUKKAH
159
8 THE EMIR AND ELIJAH THE PROPHET
161
9 THE CLEVER JUDGMENT
163
10 THE BROKEN PITAM
165
Glossary of Terms
167
For Further Reading
171
INDEX
175
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Ronald is the rabbi of Temple Sholom in Bridgewater New Jersey.

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