Nona And Sarah


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Nona And Sarah

  1. 1. Judaism <ul><li>By: Sarah Williamson and Nona Lozano </li></ul>
  2. 2. Stories of Origin & important people <ul><li>This is a picture of Abraham holding the ten commandments </li></ul><ul><li>Abraham : Ordered by God to worship one God, God gave him a great nation, and Abraham had to follow the 613 commandments </li></ul><ul><li>God : Jews only believed in one God, </li></ul><ul><li>Rabi : A Jewish person who speaks at a temple/ S </li></ul>
  3. 3. Holy Writings & Core Beliefs <ul><li>613 commandments : Jewish laws, top ten are the most important, and only some Jews follow the laws </li></ul><ul><li>Torah Scroll : Hand written, 2 scrolls, and Jews most sacred object </li></ul><ul><li>Mezuzah: It’s attached to the right side of doorpost, it’s in every room in the house besides closets, and there is a prayer inside of it </li></ul><ul><li>This is a picture of the Ner Tamid (The torah scroll) </li></ul><ul><li>This is a Mezuzah and it represents putting </li></ul><ul><li>blood on your door </li></ul>
  4. 4. Symbols & Objects <ul><li>Star of David : The symbol of the Jews, the triangle pointing up represents pointing up to God, and the triangle pointing down represent pointing down to us </li></ul><ul><li>Kippah : It signifies that human beings are beneath or dependent on God, worn by men and women, and some Jews wear it all the time, some do and some don’t at all </li></ul><ul><li>Tallit : Worn during morning prayers, worn for Bar/Bat Mitzvah, and the string hanging down from it is called fringes </li></ul><ul><li>Tefillin : To show God your thoughts and actions, you wear a box around your head and wrap one box on your arm, there are two boxes in total </li></ul><ul><li>The Star of David Stands for the Jews </li></ul><ul><li>This is a Kippah and its worn by men an women </li></ul><ul><li>This is a Tallit which symbolizes the ten commandments </li></ul>
  5. 5. Holy Places & Places of Worship <ul><li>Synagogue : A temple where Jews pray and there are no pictures inside cause only believe in one God </li></ul><ul><li>Western wall : Jewish people come and pray, write down their prayer on a paper and put in crack, God was buried near it </li></ul><ul><li>Israel : It’s where the first Jewish community began, where the Western Wall is, and where famous synagogue’s are </li></ul><ul><li>This a picture of a Synagogue inside </li></ul><ul><li>This is a picture of the Western Wall </li></ul><ul><li>This is a picture of an Israelis flag </li></ul>
  6. 6. Rite of Passage & Rituals <ul><li>College graduation </li></ul><ul><li>Getting your drivers license </li></ul><ul><li>Birthday </li></ul><ul><li>A bar or Bat mitzvah </li></ul><ul><li>A Ritual is a celebration </li></ul><ul><li>This Graduation hat symbolizes Rite of Passage </li></ul><ul><li> These birthday balloons also symbolize a rite of </li></ul><ul><li> passage </li></ul>
  7. 7. Celebrations & Holidays <ul><li>Chanukah : It takes eight days to celebrate. Light one candle each night, and say a Jewish prayer after lighting a candle </li></ul><ul><li>Passover : Celebrated on 15 th day of Jewish month Nissan, Passover means to Passover, to Pass Through, or spare </li></ul><ul><li>Rosh Hashanah : It takes two days to celebrate, using the Shofar (ram horn), and it’s the Jewish New year </li></ul><ul><li>Yum Kippur : It takes 25 hours to celebrate, most important holiday for Jewish year, and same as Shabbat (do no work) </li></ul><ul><li>This a menorah its used for Chanukah </li></ul><ul><li>This is a Shofar and it’s used in Rosh Hashanah </li></ul>
  8. 8. History & Modern Day <ul><li>Torah Scrolls : Hand written, 2 scrolls, and Jews most sacred object </li></ul><ul><li>613 Commandment’s : </li></ul><ul><li>Gods most important 10 commandment’s </li></ul><ul><li>The 613 commandments are all and only laws that Jews follow </li></ul>