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A Living Memorial

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On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that the Forest of the Martyrs is the single largest memorial to the Holocaust in the world.

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Yom Kippur — The Ritual Bath

September 20, 2018

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that one of the main rituals associated with Yom Kippur is the mikvah, or purifying bath.


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Yom Kippur — The Day of Atonement

September 19, 2018

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein discusses the major theme of Yom Kippur — atonement and repentance.


Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur - A Time to Fast and Purify

September 18, 2018

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that on Yom Kippur, Jews observe a 25-hour fast from sundown to sundown.


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The Holiest Day of the Year

September 17, 2018

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein continues his teachings on the High Holy Days and explains the significance of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement.