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Pour Me!

Rochel Burstyn

An image of a pouring bucket is a symbol for good mazel. Whether you’re pouring out your heart or it’s pouring with rain, the things we pour into and out of can be rather special objects. Let’s check out some other things we can pour with.

 

Sign In — Aquarius / Dli / The Bucket

Avigail Sharer

Interestingly, this constellation is one of two that are slightly different in the secular world. The Jews see Aquarius, Dli, as a bucket for transporting water. The non-Jews see it as a water pourer, someone who pours out water.

 

Buckets of Joy

Ruchama Schnaidman

“It’s time to call it a night,” Siman Mazel said. His face broke into a giant smile as he shuffled some papers into a pile and placed them in an envelope marked “Superstore Specials.” “This month is going to be wonderful!” he said. “And this time we don’t have any hearing aids to worry about.”



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Evolution vs. Revolution
Shoshana Friedman I call it the “what happened to my magazine?” response
Up, Up, and Away
Rabbi Moshe Grylak What a fraught subject Eretz Yisrael is, to this day
Where Do You Come From?
Yonoson Rosenblum Could they be IDF officers with no Jewish knowledge?
Heaven Help Us
Eytan Kobre Writing about anti-Semitism should rouse, not soothe
Work/Life Solutions with Chedva Kleinhandler
Moe Mernick “Failures are our compass to success”
An Un-Scientific Survey
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Are Jerusalemites unfriendly? Not necessarily
Out of Anger
Jacob L. Freedman How Angry Lawyer was finally able to calm down
5 Things You Didn’t Know about…Yitzy Bald
Riki Goldstein He composed his first melody at eight years old
When the Floodgates of Song Open, You’re Never Too Old
Riki Goldstein Chazzan Pinchas Wolf was unknown until three years ago
Who Helped Advance These Popular Entertainers?
Riki Goldstein Unsung deeds that boosted performers into the limelight
Your Task? Ask
Faigy Peritzman A tangible legacy I want to pass on to my children
Are You There?
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Emotional withdrawal makes others feel lonely, abandoned
A Peace of a Whole
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt Love shalom more than you love being right
Seminary Applications
Rabbi Zecharya Greenwald, as told to Ariella Schiller It’s just as hard for seminaries to reject you