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Kaddish קדיש

The Kaddish or Qaddish (Aramaic: קדיש‎, qaddiš “holy”; alternative spelling: Ḳaddish) is a hymn of praises to GOD found in Jewish prayer services. The central theme of Kaddish is the exaltation, the magnification and the sanctification of of GOD’s Name, continuing with the wish of the imminent coming of the Messiah (the anointed one). The  Full Article…


Moshe ben Maimon (“Maimonides”)

Moshe ben Maimon (Hebrew: משה בן מימון‎‎ Moshe ben Maymon), or Mūsā ibn Maymūn (Arabic: موسى بن ميمون‎‎), acronymed Rambam (/ˈrɑːmbɑːm/; Hebrew: רמב״ם‎‎ – for “Rabbeinu Moshe Ben Maimon”, “Our Rabbi/Teacher Moses Son of Maimon”), and Graecized (and subsequently Latinized) Moses Maimonides (/maɪˈmɒnɪdiːz/ my-MON-i-deez), a preeminent medieval Sephardic Jewish philosopher and astronomer, became one of  Full Article…