Henrietta’s Kaddish – Homage to a Lesser Known Religious Innovator
New Moon Meditation on Mourning, Mystery, Moments of Now.
2/23/15 This past weekend marked the new moon of the Hebrew month of Adar, and in Israel this past Friday was also celebrated as ‘Family Day’ the newest reiteration of ‘Mother’s Day’ – renamed in the 1990’s to be more inclusive to all parents and care-givers. Even when this day was invented in Israel in […]
I’ve been reading through a collection of books on mourning, grief, kaddish and the spiritual doorway that death provides. This quote caught my eye today – on the new moon that is erupting, with hopes of spring and renewal. Today according to a minority opinion of the rabbinic sages is the day on which we […]