Oorah Spirit

Oorah celebrates Sukkos in Brooklyn 2

Oorah celebrates Sukkos in Brooklyn

Exuberant dancing, enlightening words from Rabbi Chaim Mintz and a joyful atmosphere made the Oorah Simchas Bais Hashoeva in Brooklyn on Monday night of Chol Hamoed Sukkos a huge success! Watch here:

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The Sky is Falling!

Adapted from an address heard from Rabbi Avigdor Miller, OB”M Parshas Noach begins with G-d telling Noah that He will bring a mabul, flood, because of the evil ways of the people of his...

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Chicken Soup

Chicken soup is a classic that doesn’t need much introduction. Enjoy on Friday night as is or with soup accompaniments like matzah balls, lukshen (noodles) or croutons. Ingredients: 1-2 chickens and/or various parts. The...

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Noach 0

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Noach

The people in the times of Noach were guilty of many severe sins. However, the sin that clinched their destruction was the sin of robbery. What was the most popular football team in Noach’s...

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Butternut Squash Soup

I’m sitting at my desk, trying to come up with the perfect recipe for the Oorah Spirit before Sukkos. I turned to a colleague sitting nearby. “Butternut squash soup?” A chorus of “yum!”s tell...

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Beraishis 0

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Beraishis

On Simchas Torah (in the Diaspora, the second day of Shmini Atzeres, the holiday that begins immediately after Sukkos), we celebrate completing a full year’s cycle of reading of the Torah and begin again...

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Apple Squares

Who doesn’t associate Rosh Hashana with apples? This super easy recipe from Mrs. Raizelle Serebrowski, assistant director of the Oorah Rebbetzins program, gives you a new way to add them to your menu. Ingredients:...