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Glossary of Jewish Terms 2

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Cabbla
The Jewish mystical Tradtion
Hasidic
A branch of orthodox judaism that maintains a lifestyle separate from the non jewosh world
Kaddish
A prayer in Aramaic prasing GOD, commonly associated with mourning practices
Rabbia
A relious teacher an sperson authorized to make decisions on issues of jewish law. Also perfomres many of the same functions as a protestant minister
Rosh Hashanah
The new year for the purpose of counting years
Sodom
Wicked Biblical city that suffers GOD"s Wrath
Synagogue
The most widley accepted term for a jewish house of worship
Talmud
The most significant collection of jewish oral tradtion interpreting the TORAH
Torah
The entire body of jewish teachings
Yom KIppur
a day set asaide for fasting depriving oneself of pleasures and repenting from the sins of the previous years
Zohar
The primary wrwitten work in teh mystical tradtion of teh CABBALA
Anti-Semitism
Systematic prejudice against Jews
Aryan
In the Nazi ideology, the pure suprior Germanic race
Crematory
The palce that contained the ovens furnaces and chimneys where Nazi victoms were burned dead or alive.
Death's head
Nazi skull symbol worn on SS uniforms.
Gypsy
A nomadic race persecuted by the NAzis

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