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  • How To Celebrate SukkotThe basic Sukkot observances, with links leading to more information. Read More
  • Why Is the Sukkah Covered With Plant Material (Schach)?The holiday is celebrated with materials typically left on a threshing floor or winepress, such as... Read More
  • Twelve Paths to Worry-Free LifeSukkot Meditations for the Ultimate Tranquility Read More
  • The (Im)possible 5-Minute Truck SukkahWhat to do when you don't have a suitable yard or balcony for a sukkah? You can make it on the back... Read More
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A sukkah is an embrace. You sit inside and G‑d is hugging you. All of you, from head to toe. Whatever you do inside your sukkah—sip a beer, chat with a friend, answer your e‑mail, or just sleep soundly—all is transformed into a mitzvah, a secure and timeless connection with the Infinite. And then, when you leave the sukkah to enter the world, you carry that hug with...