4 Fun Ways to Celebrate Shavuot

Countdown to Shavuot

Trick question: What does Shavuot celebrate? a)      The giving of the Torah (Z’man Matan Torateinu) b)      The harvest holiday (Hag Hakatzir) c)       Holiday of the first fruits (Hag Habikurim) d)      Feast of Weeks (Hag Shavuot) The answer is e) All of the above! Here's a short overview about Shavuot from judaism.com. Given the diversity of celebration possibilities, here are four ideas inspired by books about Shavuot that can be precursors to activities to enjoy as a family. Or, you can just jump into the activities. #1. The popular “Mountains of Blintzes” by … [Read more...]