Tag Archives: Torah

The Stories Behind the Pictures – 5776

   The Stories Behind the Pictures The Jewish Eye Calendar of Art 5776/2016             Welcome to The Jewish Eye Calendar of Art.  The year 5776 begins today!  The calendar is 8.5″x11″ (11″x17″ open), and costs … Continue reading

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The Death of Jacob

  Image of the Week © DURGA YAEL BERNHARD Two studies for “The Death of Jacob” As a teacher of Judaic studies, I’ve come to associate winter with the death of Jacob.  Every year in December or January, the Torah … Continue reading

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From Passover to Shavu’ot

Drawing Holidays With Children In the Jewish tradition, the 49-day period that stretches between the springtime holidays of Passover and Shavu’ot mark a special time.  It begins with Pesach (Hebrew for Passover), which commemorates the story of Exodus, when the … Continue reading

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