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Jewish holydays and festivals

Alexander Raymond Katz

Jewish holydays and festivals

a portfolio of paintings.

by Alexander Raymond Katz

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fasts and feasts -- Judaism -- Pictures, illustrations, etc

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND237.K34 A45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4] p., 12 col. plates (in portfolio)
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5801712M
    LC Control Number60015387
    OCLC/WorldCa3326338

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    Five-Year Calendar of Jewish Holidays Jewish holidays begin at sundown of the previous day. Note: Shaded areas denote holidays when work is restricted Call the Community Relations Council at for questions, concerns, or more copies of this guide. Although the High Holidays — the two days of Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) — occupy three days only, they lie within a web of liturgy and customs that extend from the beginning of the preceding Hebrew month of Elul through Yom Kippur. The focus of this entire period is the process of teshuvah, or repentance, whereby a Jew admits to sins, asks for.

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