Article Archive for Year 2012
The Jewish people have said this prayer daily for thousands of years. On the first night of Chanukah, one candle/light is placed on the far right of the menorah. Each succeeding night, one candle/light is added to the left of the previous night’s candle(s)/light(s). The newest candle/light is always lit first.
Here are some other ways to fight the urge to be bummed about the economy!
Whether you’re in a brand new relationship or you’re headed towards being a JDate Success Story, there are some simple guidelines to follow to insure that you earn that New Year’s Eve kiss by the end of the month.
We thank JDate for creating a world where strangers can become best friends and share a life together.
“Light one candle for the Maccabee children, with thanks that their light didn’t die…”
The story of Hannah and her seven sons is the story of the Jewish resistance to Antiochus’ attempts to Hellenize the Jewish people around 166 B.C.E.
When I talk with people who date online – and I’ve spoken to MANY – one of the top complaints I hear is that when you finally manage to schedule a date with someone, they don’t turn out like you expected. And let’s face it, most of the time this feeling is accompanied by disappointment, not pleasant surprise.
Here’s a quiz: What is the primary mitzvah of Chanukah?
“One who is diligent in lighting Chanukah candles will have children who are scholars” (Shabbat 23b).
Judy, along with her best friend, created a profile on JDate. Since they lived in different cities, they felt they were not competing and, if anything, could be helpful in finding each other the man of their dreams. Judy felt she had dated all the eligible Jewish men in Northern Virginia (until Alan came along).