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Since the Bat-Mitzvah celebration is not founded in ancient tradition, much confusion surrounds it. In Traditions and Celebrations for the Bat Mitzvah, rabbis and experienced educators, learned women and men, consider the occasion of bat mitzvah from a variety of perspectives legal, philosophical, pedagogical and personal. These essays offer reflections on the nature and form of the event itself, rabbinic responsa, source materials for study in preparation for the acceptance of mitzvot, and descriptions of existing Bat Mitzvah preparatory programs
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Truly informative and memorable essays Jan 15, 2004
Ably compiled and expertly edited by Ora Wiskind Elper, Traditions And Celebrations For The Bat Mitzvah is a very highly recommended compilation of truly informative and memorable essays written by rabbis and experienced educators concerning the Jewish occasion of bat mitzvah from halakhic, philosophical, pragmatic, pedagogical, and personal perspect-ives. An excellent source for study in preparation for the acceptance of mitzvot, Traditions And Celebrations For The Bat Mitzvah also offering descriptions of existing bat mitzvah preparatory programs, discussion of common questions concerning the tradition, and much more.