Fasting is a unique experience

Disclaimer: I know why I’m fasting today, but I don’t really know why I’m fasting today.

Tzom Gedaliah is the fast day that falls out the day after Rosh Hashanah. Why that means I have to go without food or water for 12+ hours, though, is beyond me — Doing a quick Google search informs me that the significance is to mourn the death of Gedaliah. While helpful, that surface-level information only raises more…

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Daniel Lubofsky

Daniel Lubofsky

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I write about the NBA, MCU, other movies/shows and any other topic I feel like.