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Tell It on the Mountain

A guide to all our coverage for the Shavuot holiday

Tablet Magazine
May 17, 2010
(Abigail Miller/Tablet Magazine)
(Abigail Miller/Tablet Magazine)


Shavuot FAQ: Everything you ever wanted to know about the Festival of Weeks, by the Editors

Field Study: Why the holiday of Shavuot is all but ignored across America, by Marissa Brostoff

At Sinai: A recent convert to Judaism discusses why Shavuot is her favorite holiday, by Siân Gibby


Got Milk?: The complicated history of Jews and dairy, by Liel Leibovitz

Blintz Binge: One woman’s search for the perfect cheese-filled pancake, by Katie Robbins

Dairy Heirs: Shavuot and cheese, past and present, by Joan Nathan

Light and Sweet: Shavuot provides the perfect excuse for a cheesecake pilgrimage, by Blake Eskin

From the editors at Tablet Magazine