The festival of Shavuot (which starts this Sunday) is known as Z’man Matan Toratenu – “The time of the giving of our Torah.” Also a celebration of the wheat harvest, it has […]

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ח׳ בסיון ה׳תשפ״א (May 19, 2021)

By Julie Meyer Beantown Jewish Gardens Board Member & JVGB Mentor Do you know Rebbe Rhus toxidendron? Reb Rhus’ ancestors hail from the family Anacardiaceae, cousins to mangos, cashews, and […]

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ז׳ באייר ה׳תשפ״א (April 19, 2021)