They say that all the kugel one ate in honor of Shabbat is weighed in heavenly court alongside one’s deeds and misdeeds
Yom Kippur fast menu
Way before Campbell’s iconic cans, Jews around the world prepared the savory broth. We take a closer look at its unique origins, just in time for Yom Kippur
Even if you feel like you could eat the whole table after the 25-hour fast, both nutritionists and traditionalists agree - light and sweet is the way to go.
Recipes to help make the fast easier and meaningful.
Vegan or with meat, traditional couscous with stew is a clever choice both before and after the fast.
Brooklyn-based group takes rabbis, Hasidic congregations and the NYPD to court over what it called the 'barbaric' tradition of kaparot.
Nutritionists and cookbook authors alike say there’s wisdom in communal customs for easing back into eating.
Don’t ruin your pre-fast preparations by overeating.
Easy to create and visually attractive.
A rich, satisfying but lightly seasoned dish that won't make the diner thirsty.