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Rothschild Haggadah     View
Digitized version of this 15th-century Passover haggadah that belonged to the Rothschild family until 1939, when the Nazis looted it. In 1948, Dr. Fred Towsley Murphy acquired it and donated it to the Yale University library. "In 1980, it was id ...

Union for Reform Judaism: Pesach     View
"Pesach, known as Passover in English, is a major Jewish spring festival, commemorating the Exodus from Egypt over 3,000 years ago. The ritual observance of this holiday centers around a special home service called the seder (meaning 'order') an ...

Passover     View
Resources for celebrating this spring Jewish holiday also known as Pesach. Features background about why Passover is celebrated, suggestions for holiday preparations (such as house cleaning), a description of the symbolic foods displayed on the Seder ...

Passover Haggadah: The Feast of Freedom     View
An audio version of the Haggadah, a compilation of biblical passages, prayers, and hymns that accompanies the Jewish Passover Seder. Readings, which vary in quality, are available in English and in Hebrew. From the United Synagogue of Conservative Ju ...

Passover Through Archaeology and Rare Documents: A Teaching Site     View
This site uses artifacts and rare books to tell the story of the Jewish holiday of Passover. The items appear in chronological order and include the oldest extant Haggadah from the Cairo Genizah, a 1985 Haggadah in memory of the Holocaust, and relate ...

American Holiday Traditions     View
This IPL pathfinder is a guide to resources on holiday origins, traditions, and celebrations, primarily in America. It includes both online sources and print sources.

Judaism 101     View
Provides an immense amount of detailed information about Judaism from an Orthodox perspective.

Digital Haggadah     View
Audio files for the Passover Haggadah (the story of the Exodus, traditionally sung at the Seder dinner in Hebrew, as it is here). The files can be downloaded individually or as a set, or streamed from the site. The clear, well-sung tracks were record ... - Ceremonies for Jewish Living     View
Provides a database of feminist Jewish rituals which can be searched by ritual occasion, author, symbol, and content type, as well as guides and tools for creating contemporary ritual in the Jewish tradition.

The History of the Holidays     View
This site, hosted by the History Channel, offers the history of seasonal holidays from a variety of cultural and religious practices.



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