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MOTHER HELENE: Her Legacy Lives On In memory of my beloved mother Helene: Yahrzeit August/2003 by Ariella Bracha Waldinger My mother passed away 12 years ago, this week, and I miss her so deeply. There was only one way I could ease the pain in my heart and that was to share her with all... Continue Reading →
A Warning from Eretz Yisrael The sages in Eretz Yisrael were furious. True, Hananiah was a great scholar, among the greatest of his generation. But even after he left for Babylon, Hananiah continued to set the Jewish calendar, deciding whether to add a leap month and determining the first day of the month. The sages... Continue Reading →
TAPPING INTO THE POWERFUL ENERGY FIELD OF JEWISH SYMBOLISM By Ariella Bracha Waldinger Jewish life abounds with symbols and religious objects both tangible and visual that relate to its beliefs and lofty ideals. These symbols and objects help to bring Israel's long, fascinating history to life, as we utilize them in relationship with our... Continue Reading →
Shabbat – Drawing Down the Divine Radiance by Ariella Bracha Waldinger My husband, Avraham and I, Ariella Bracha Waldinger, arrived in Israel, July 14th, 2003 on Aliyah from Denver, Colorado to live in the holiest place in the world.....THE JEWISH QUARTER IN THE OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM.......very close to The Temple Mount (where the Holy... Continue Reading →