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Posts Tagged: women Mikvah

May 30, 2016 6:13 am
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The Truth About the Mikvah

If there is one mitzvah in Jewish life around which misconceptions swirl, it is ritual immersion in a bath as the mikvah. The canard is that mikvahs are...

Features

Memory of Greek Jewish Metropolis Endures at New Holocaust Museum

JNS.org - Last week’s visit by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, to Thessaloniki, Greece, marked the construction...

Iran Missile Strike Escalates War Between Radical Shiites and Sunnis in Middle East

Iran's recent missile attack on ISIS targets in eastern Syria represents another escalation in the...

Discovery of Hidden Text Prompts New Approach to Biblical Digs in Israel

JNS.org - The recent discovery of a previously invisible inscription on the back of...

World

After UK High Court Rules in Favor of BDS, Expert Says British Government N...

British Jews have reacted with disappointment to a High Court ruling on Wednesday that the UK government acted unlawfully in restricting...

Israel

Israeli Defense Minister Accuses Palestinian Authority Leader of Dragging H...

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman accused Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday of increasing pressure on Hamas in the Gaza Strip...

Middle East

Israel and Cyprus Sign Live Donor Pact to Promote Kidney Transplants

JNS.org - Israel and Cyprus signed a live donor treaty that is expected to help hundreds of kidney transplant candidates in both countries. The National Transplant Center in Israel and its Cypriot...

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