As a Hasidic girl, I was denied the chance to study Torah properly. Now I want my daughter to learn more than I did.
By giving her characters perfect endings, the wildly popular writer may actually undermine them
I’ve struggled for decades to feel comfortable in synagogue as a single woman. Wrapped in a silk prayer shawl, I finally felt at home.
When I got married, my sheitel was a symbol of my vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
Women from all over the world will travel to Ukraine to pray at the grave of Hasidic leader Rebbe Nachman of Breslov
‘Not being able to process it religiously makes it a very hard experience. We thought it’s important to give it a voice.’
The first graduating class at Yeshivat Maharat may not have the title, but they do have jobs at Orthodox synagogues