Magic, myths and Yom Kippur folklore

26.09.2012                      10.Tischrei. 5773                       Jom Kippur

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Magic, myths and Yom Kippur folklore

Unusual holiday customs.

Jewish communities around the world have a miscellany of unusual beliefs and customs related to Yom Kippur, some leaving one anxious and perplexed, others reassured and humbled.
As a prelude to the solemnity of the approaching holiday, many are occupied with soul-searching emotions….