Michal and Tovah: Ties That Bind Us

By Galeet Dardashti

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), May 2009

Through the story of her great aunt in Iran, Dardashti examines the more flexible observance of halakha among Mizrahi and Persian Jews and the shift in recent decades, as the Mizrahi community became influenced by Ashkenazi religious practice.

Topic: Halakha, Ritual, Jewish Law, Sephardic Jews, Mizrahi Jews, Feminism, Community Development

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.39/no.660

Page Number(s): 14-15

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Middle East , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Dardashti, Galeet. Michal and Tovah: Ties That Bind Us. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). May 2009: 14-15. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6796


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