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Happy Jew Year!

I blinked and it’s 2013! Here’s hoping all of you had a comfy transition into the post-Mayan era. (If you’d like to read my musings on the Mayan UnApocalypse as well as my aversion to New Year’s Resolutions, I invite you to check out this and this over at the day job.) After some deep [...]

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T-Shirt of the Week: Spinning into the Holiday Spirit

I looked at the calendar this morning and saw that Chanukah is in less than four weeks WHA’?! I’ve barely finished picking wax out of the carpet from last year! Actually, I loooove it when the Festival of Lights falls early (as in, before Christmas) because we get our holiday season all to ourselves — [...]

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AllJewishLinks.com Newsletter Issue # 34 - June 13, 2012

At least for one day, all ethnic tensions played second-fiddle to  Harmony Day, at Hamilton-Metz Park. As the summer is nearly upon us in its official capacity, we soon will mark the legal-age since the infamous 1991 Crown Heights riot. The day’s activities commenced with a march down Empire Boulevard in the morning, and ended [...]

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Drake’s Bar Mitzvah (Again)

In Judaism when a Jewish man turns 83 he ceremoniously celebrates his bar mitzvah for the second time. The reason for this is that Judaism believes that the length of a man’s life is 70 years so at 83-years-old he symbolically turns 13 once again. Aubrey Drake Graham, AKA “Drake”, is only 26 and far [...]

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Happy Birthday Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan celebrated his 70th birthday yesterday. That number has great significance in Judaism. King David lived to be 70 and it is thought that 70 is the lifespan of man. This is the reason that a second bar mitzvah is observed at age 83 (70+13). Dylan, born Robert Zimmerman, is the only songwriter I [...]

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Traditional Jewish ceremonies

Baby naming ceremonies Every individual is born different. They say that no two individuals are alike, twins may look identical, but not everything about them is the same. But what’s special and unique about each and every one of us, is our names. One of the most exciting times for a parent is naming their [...]

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Jewish Traditions and the Bar Mitzvah

In Judaism, the Bar Mitzvah is an important time in a Jewish man’s life when he is given his own Jewish identity and his coming of age is celebrated. During this important time in a Jewish boy’s life, it is important to consolidate Jewish traditions into the Bar Mitzvah. Give the boy a tallit or [...]

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Jewish Music

Jewish Religious Music Just as Judaism is a beautiful religion, its music is colorful and diverse. Jewish music is mostly religious in nature though modern Jewish music, although some still religious vary from classical, romantic, and folk music. Religious Jewish music is synagogal and cantorial. The earliest Jewish music was patterned from the one used [...]

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Steps to Dancing the Horah

Horah is a traditional dance in Jewish weddings, bat mitzvahs, and bar mitzvahs. Many Jews refer to it as the unofficial king of the Israeli folk dances. The Hora is originally a Romanian folk dance and was brought from Eastern Europe by Jewish immigrants. In the past Hora was danced in the Kibbutzim and small [...]

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Bar Mitzvah Dance - Have both Traditional and Contemporary

It is important to implement traditions in your son’s Bar Mitzvah reception. One way you can do this is through the Bar Mitzvah dance. Although it is popular these days to simply play contemporary music, it also is a good idea to include some of the traditional dances. It is easy to incorporate traditional dances [...]

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TropeTrainer Deluxe 4.1 Complete wtih Megillot

World’s best Bar Mitzvah / Bat Mitzvah Trainer plus the 5 Megillot! Ages 9 to adult New Featuresand tremendous improvement in voice quality.Choose between chanting or speaking of Hebrew textImproved NavigationInstrumental accompaniment with your choice of over 100 instruments. Select accompaniment with chanting, no accompaniment, or just instrumentalImproved speech synthesis with higher quality of voicesOptional [...]

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Tikkun L’korim - The Torah Reader’s Compendium

The Kestenbaum Edition This is a Tikkun like none other! For the Bar Mitzvah boy or the experienced baal korei, this will be the Tikkun of choice! Includes the entire Chumash with Haftaros and the five Megillos, in newly set Torah script, with translation, commentary, laws and customs, and Bar Mitzvah anthology. Like other Tikkuns [...]

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Voice of the Spirit

by Craig Taubman ‘I have been writing and recording Jewish music for eighteen years. Eighteen years can seem like a long time when you are eighteen years old, which I was when I recorded my first album. Looking back on the past eighteen years it feels as if no time has passed at all. And [...]

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Mazel Tov ! Songbook

Music for a Jewish Wedding & Other Joyous Occasionsby Velvel PasternakPart of the ‘Mazel Tov! Music for a Jewish Wedding’ series. 49 selections of the most popular and enduring melodies suitable for weddings, Bar and Bat Mitzvah and other joyous occasions. Music for ceremony, processionals and recessionals, bride and groom entrance, dance and Klezmer medleys. [...]

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Uncle Moishy: Our Bar Mitzvah Celebration Vol. 13

Uncle Moishy & the Mitzvah Men Mazel Tov! This recording features 10 great new kids’ songs highlighting Middos and Derech Eretz. Uncle Moishy and the Mitzvah Men are proud to celebrate out Bar Mitzvah edition with all our friends around the world! As we continue to do Mitzvos and learn Torah, our celebration never ends! [...]

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The Real Complete Bar/Bat Mitzvah Party CD

by David & The High Spirit 30 all time greatest hits mixed in medleys. Non-stop music especially designed for Bar and Bat Mitzvah’s. Hora Medleys, Klezmer, Hasidic, Folk and line dancing, Sing-a-Longs and more. Track ListingTo listen to a sample, click on the title of a song that is followed by . 1. Siman Tov [...]

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The Essential Shiron Birkon

by Michael Silverstein A beautiful ‘benscher’, in a class of its own — perhaps the most complete one you will ever find. Clear, attractive typography and layout combines with dozens of contemporary Jewish songs (perfect for a ‘kumzitz’ or a little liveliness) and English translation and transliteration throughout. Includes Birkas Hamazon (Grace After Meals), Shabbos [...]

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The NCSY Bencher / Bircas Hamazon - Photo Cover

A Book of Prayer and SongEdited by David Olivestone The NCSY Bencher is immensely popular for use in homes, synagogues, schools, youth groups and camps, as well as for weddings, bar and bas mitzvahs, and other simchos. With clear Hebrew and English type, a new translation, and complete, easy-to-read transliteration of the benching, kiddush, blessings, [...]

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TropeTrainer Deluxe 4.1 Complete wtih Megillot

World’s best Bar Mitzvah / Bat Mitzvah Trainer plus the 5 Megillot! Ages 9 to adult New Featuresand tremendous improvement in voice quality.Choose between chanting or speaking of Hebrew textImproved NavigationInstrumental accompaniment with your choice of over 100 instruments. Select accompaniment with chanting, no accompaniment, or just instrumentalImproved speech synthesis with higher quality of voicesOptional [...]

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TropeTrainer Deluxe 4.1 Complete wtih Megillot

World’s best Bar Mitzvah / Bat Mitzvah Trainer plus the 5 Megillot! Ages 9 to adult New Featuresand tremendous improvement in voice quality.Choose between chanting or speaking of Hebrew textImproved NavigationInstrumental accompaniment with your choice of over 100 instruments. Select accompaniment with chanting, no accompaniment, or just instrumentalImproved speech synthesis with higher quality of voicesOptional [...]

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The World is a Narrow Bridge

by Artist Gad Almaliah Rabbi Nachman’s guidance for life is well known and has become a popular Hassidic song. ‘The entire world is a very narrow bridge, the essential thing is to have no fear at all.’Wonderful gift for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, graduation, etc.Superior Hebrew and English calligraphy are woven together and adorn a hand embossed [...]

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Zemirot Shabbat

This bencher measures: 6-1/8′ x 4-1/8′ (16cm x 11.7cm) and has 62 pages. Its cover is white with a cream background-frame and has white embossed decorations with silver colored imprints. It is available in 3 different versions:1) Ashkenazy version2) Sephardic version3) In the same book combined both Ashkenazy and Sephardic version. This Bencher contains prayers [...]

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Birkat HaMazon

This Bencher measures 6-1/8′ x 3-1/8′ (17.0cm x 9.4cm) and has 9 pages (4 folds). It is available in Hebrew only. Its laminated cover has gold/multicolored imprints of fruits, mountain view, shoffar and the wordding ‘Rosh Hashana’ in gold. It is appropriate for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Wedding and Rosh Hashana. This Bencher contains the following prayers [...]

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Birkat HaMazon

This Bencher measures 4-2/5′ x 6-2/5′(11x16cm) and has 6 pages (3 folds). Its white laminated cover has gold/multicolored imprints, frame and flower designs. It is appropriate for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Wedding, Birthday and contains prayers and songs for the Bircat Hamazon. It is available in Ashkenaz version only. For personalizing the benchers such as adding names [...]

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Birkat HaMazon

This Bencher measures 4-2/5′ x 6-1/5′(11×15,5cm)and has 6 pages (3 folds). Its white laminated cover has gold and multicolored imprints, flowers and a Torah Arch design with Ten Commandments on top. It is appropriate for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Wedding, Birthday and contains prayers and songs for the Bircat Hamazon. It is available both in Ashkenazy and [...]

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Birkat HaMazon

This Bencher measures 4-1/5′ x 6-2/5′ (11.2x16cm) and has 6 pages(3 folds). Its white laminated cover has gold/multicolored imprints, frame and flower designs. It is appropriate for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Wedding, Birthday and contains prayers and songs for the Bircat Hamazon. Only Sephardic version is available. For personalizing the benchers such as adding names and dates [...]

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Birkat HaMazon

This Bencher measures 2-2/5′ x 3-3/5′(6x9cm) and has 8 pages(4 folds). It is appropriate for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Wedding, Birthday and contains prayers and songs for the Bircat Hamazon. It is available in Sephardic version only. For personalizing the benchers such as adding names and dates therewill be a one time additional cost of 70$ added [...]

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Birkat HaMazon

This Bencher has a brown leather binding with a gold imprint, measures 4-2/5′ x 5-3/5′ (11x14cm) and has 6 pages (4 wings). Its inner pages are laminated, matt style, with gold imprint. It is appropriate for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Wedding, Birthday and contains prayers and songs for the Bircat Hamazon, Seven Blessings,Bracha Acharona and Me’ain 3. [...]

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Birkat HaMazon

This blue colored bencher ,with gold colored decorations, measures 3-3/5′ x 5-3/5′ (9x14cm)and has 6 pages (3 folds). It is appropriate for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Wedding, Birthday and contains prayers and songs for the Bircat Hamazon. It is available in Sephardic version only. For personalizing the benchers such as adding names and dates there will be [...]

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Birkat HaMazon

This Bencher measures 3-3/5′x5-2/5′(9×13.50cm)and has 6 pages (3 folds). Its white laminated cover has gold and multicolored imprints and flower designs. It is appropriate for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Birthday and Memorial. This Bencher contains the following prayers or songs:Birkat HamazonBracha Acharona It is available in Sephardic version only. For personalizing the benchers such as adding names [...]

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