by Rabbi Mordechai Becher
A big picture look at the books of the Bible and the Oral Law.
by Rabbi Shaul Rosenblatt
Why did the Jews at Sinai accept the Torah before understanding everything in it?
by Sara Rivka Dahan
Make a gorgeous bouquet for Shavuot with cupcake liner flowers.
by Gitta Bixenspanner
A fantastic dairy menu your family and guests will love.
by Emuna Braverman
It's not about the cheesecake. But it sure does help!
by Shoshana Freedman, RD LDN
Some dairy Shavuot recipes even the lactose intolerant will enjoy!
by Charlie Harary
Why did God wait 49 days before giving the Torah?
by Rabbi Ahron Lopiansky
How Shavuot and its parallel facets of meaning represent the intertwining of God's omnipotence with man's free will.
The three prerequisites to receiving the Torah: diligence, humility and unity.
by Sara Finkel
Celebrate the holiday with this delectable menu.
by Rabbi Dr. Daniel P. Aldrich
Moving step by step towards Shavuot.
by Dina Coopersmith
Mother of royalty, paradigm of humility and generosity.
by Riva Pomerantz
Shavuot gives us the opportunity to step out of our hectic lives and rekindle the passionate love between us and God.
by Rabbi Ephraim Nisenbaum
Renewing your nuptial vows this Shavuot.
by Rabbi Avi Shafran
It's not our Intelligence Quotients that count, but our Righteousness Quotients.
by Phyllis Glazer
Dairy specialties to sweeten your Yom Tov.
Delicious dairy delicacies for Shavuot.
by Rabbi David Aaron
God does not expect us to be perfect. If we were perfect, we would not have received the Torah.
by Chef Herschel Arnow
Some of my favorite dairy delights.
by Batsheva Hirschman Frankel
How I first received the Torah, bedecked in torn jeans and a tattoo.
by Rabbi Yonason Goldson
It all began on that mountain called Sinai, and ever since, the Jewish people have labored to climb the mountain of morality and virtue, one step at a time.
by Yaakov Astor
Torah is our guidepost for traversing the maze of life.
by Rabbi Berel Wein
Why do we eat dairy foods and decorate the synagogue on Shavuot?
by Rabbi Simcha Barnett
Some things in life are changing; others are not. Knowing the difference can save you lots of time and energy.
by Rabbi Noson Weisz
Comparing the two tablets: one containing obligations toward God, the other obligations toward people.
by Rabbi Ari Kahn
The experience of synesthesia, where the Jews at Mount Sinai actually saw sounds.
Sara Yoheved Rigler
by Sara Yoheved Rigler
What would a world without Torah look like?
A meditation for Shavuot.
by Myrtle Coopersmith and Emuna Braverman
No cheesecake -- just some really good dairy recipes.
by Avi Geller
The Book of Ruth is read in synagogue on Shavuot morning. A chapter-by- chapter explanation.
by Aliza Bulow
The mystery of shoes and the transmigration of spiritual energies.
Everyone knows that the Talmud is full of disagreements. Does this mean that the information is inaccurate? Actually it proves the opposite!
The great success of Jewish tradition is the meticulous transmission of the Torah text. But actually how accurate is it?
by Rabbi Shraga Simmons
What does Torah learning mean to the Jewish people? And is it really worth staying up all night for?
by Rabbi Noah Weinberg
When the Jewish people stood at Mount Sinai, the entire nation was unified. The lesson is clear for us today.
The content of the Talmud, the accompanying oral part of the Torah, was actually transmitted before the written Bible.
by Rabbi Pinchas Winston
God told the Jewish people to put a boundary around Sinai. Much more than a white picket fence, this actually represents a deep spiritual concept.
If the Jews gathered at Mount Sinai were eager to receive the Torah, why the need for Divine coercion?
She was a Moabite princess who converted to Judaism in the 10th century BCE, but what does her story have to do with the events at Mount Sinai more than 300 years earlier?
A thousand years after Sinai, the Jews reaffirmed their commitment to Torah. Why two acceptances?
by Marshall Roth
Should acceptance of the Torah be based more on evidence, or more on faith? The answer: It depends.
by Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller
No day in history comes even close in the magnitude of its significance. It was a day when all the assumptions concerning life and its purpose were altered irrevocably.
There is a universal Jewish tradition of eating dairy foods on Shavuot. Here are some of the most mouth-watering recipes.
by Nesanel Yoel Safran
A story and discussion questions for parents and kids about Shavuot and the importance of unity.
by Aish.com staff
What's Shavuot without cheesecake? Aish.com's 4 best cheesecake recipes.
613 is one of the most famous Jewish numbers, representing all the commandments of the Torah. How many can you name?
by Rabbi Yaakov Salomon
An incredible tapestry of 7's is woven into Creation. How many can you name?
by Rabbi Doniel Baron
The inner meaning of 50 and why Shavuot has no date.
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