Creating and Sharing Our Bounty

By Kerry Olitzky

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, March 2012

The author reflects on the passage from the Babylonian Talmud which states that "A person should get so drunk on Purim until that person does not know (ad lo yada) the difference between the phrases (and the implied attitude toward) 'Cursed be Haman' and 'Blessed be Mordecai.'

Topic: Jewish Text, Substance Abuse, Holidays

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.42/no.688

Page Number(s): 16

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Olitzky, Kerry. Creating and Sharing Our Bounty. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. March 2012: 16.


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