I took the photos above today while out on my morning walk. The picture on the left shows how many people who live in apartments and condos build their sukkah. It is permissible to build them this way as long as there is not another balcony or other obstruction above the roof of the sukkah.
Every Jewish holiday has one or two chief elements that truly characterize the biblical significance of the festival day. These times have been appointed by G-d in order to bless us with His revelation. Although each has a fulfillment in a past event, each of the holidays point to a future fulfillment related to the
This is a very important time of year, as we just celebrated Rosh Hashanah and are now approaching Yom Kippur. This week’s Parasha is Ha’azinu. Here is a brief commentary by Baruch on the Parasha. Shabbat Shuva (Repentance) This Shabbat is known as Shabbat Shuva, which relates to repentance. Therefore we have a special prophetic