Tag Archives: Judaism

Monster Month: The Dybbuk

The Dybbuk comes out of Jewish folklore and it first showed up in the 16th century.  Prior to that, demons were used in place of ghosts.  So, it took a little time for this creature to gain some traction.  So, … Continue reading

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Happy Rosh Hashanah!

Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year and it starts tonight.  Figured I would post up some memes to celebrate the event.  That and I became too busy and tired to research an animal for the usual Sunday fun.  Enjoy!

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How NOT to Help Your Jewish Friends on Yom Kippur

This is the Day of Fasting for Jews where we don’t eat from sundown to the following sundown.  It’s an act of atonement for the sins we did all year.  You might see a lot about this or nothing depending … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur the Day of Lone Man Fasting

For those that weren’t around last year or want to kick a man while he’s down, today is Yom Kippur.  The gist of this is that it is one of the Jewish High Holy Days.  It’s our day of atonement, … Continue reading

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