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Simchat Torah: The beginning of the end


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This weekend brings the two days the close the fall Jewish holiday season, Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah. The second of the two, writes Zipple columnist Nurianne Tomas, is one of the most simply complex holidays of the Jewish year. "At first glance, it couldn't be more direct. We get to the end of the Torah, we rejoice and dance that we got there and we unwrap and rewrap and begin again. Simple, right? As my eight year old son, Vajih, would say, 'Yeah, right! Give me a break!'"

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