A traditional fast day that starts after the sunset of the day before and continues for 24 hrs. The horrible things that happened on the day named it the day of calamity. What happens when everythng goes wrong? Take a 24 hr window to think and understand your vision.
Counting of Omer, beginning from the Passover towards Shavuot has lots of in-depth messages that Rachael explains the sensitivity of the period- for a world that has not healed yet.
The story of Naomi (a Jew by birth) & Ruth(a Jew by choice) from Rachael explains how somebody choose to be a Jew. Based on the pledge of Ruth, the first Jewish convert we get to know how she is a model for the Jews and became the entry to the covenant..
Rosh Hashanah – a two day long holiday in Israel. The perceptions of Rosh Hashanah that I had was completely wrong. Check out what exactly it means the world around.
Ch:16,17. Parshat Korach and his followers challenged Moses & Aaron. Rachael analysis the scenario and explains why Moses was chosen as the leader when in fact they all had one vision.
Its an enduring but strange traditional custom to eat a looooot of diary on shavout. Rachael explains why and how for Israel its an exciting dairy meal!