Category Archives: Jewish

The Golden Tree

A Jewish Tale from India Retold by Laura Simms An impetuous King had four wives. There was one wife who he favored. She was kind, intelligent, challenging and beautiful. The three other wives were jealous of the time he spent … Continue reading

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Honi and the Carob Tree

A Talmud Tale Told by Peninnah Schram Honi the Wise One was also known as Honi the Circle Maker. By drawing a circle and stepping inside of it, he would recite special prayers for rain, sometimes even argue with God … Continue reading

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