The month of Shevat is a month of endings.
Many traditional societies still maintain a separation of male and female roles, but to our eyes, these separations which are often governed by religious prohibitions, appear backward.
In autumn a number of Jewish schools will begin teaching Islam as part of the new curriculum for GCSE religious studies.
The Star Wars film series is a global phenomenon that has captured the imagination of millions, young and old, the world over (including me).
THE JEWISH CALENDAR
Do you know the origin of Abracadabra, Bedecken or Chutzpah?