Rituals that can give meaning and comfort to the Jewish Sacred Aging journey.

Sandy Taradash
Baby Boomer Bubbe

Bubbe and me

January 4, 2013 0

Have I told you the story about my Bubbe [Yiddish, grandmother] coming to my son’s Bar Mitzvah but she was already dead? This is a true story that if I had not been there to [Read more…]

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D'vrei Torah

D’var Torah: Unatana Tokef

September 17, 2009 0

A modern meditation We now confront the meaning of this day As we stare into the face of our own mortality. We form a circle. Hands and souls linked, We stand as community. Together we [Read more…]

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D'vrei Torah

Schvat- a Harbinger of Hope

February 1, 2009 0

January 20th was a day that I could not have imagined as a young Jewish girl growing up in the Jim Crow New Orleans of the 1950’s. My childhood expectations rose from a world illustrated [Read more…]