Category: Safrus

What is Megillah?

Megillah means “scroll”. Megillot or megillahs (plural) generally refers to the 5 megillahs, which are read from in the synagogue on holidays. Specifically, megillah is most identified with the megillah of Esther (megillat or megillas Esther), which is read on…

The Sacred Letters

The Aleph-Beit (Hebrew alphabet) is unlike any other alphabet. It is not merely a haphazard collection of consonants whose order was determined by convention but that could have been and could still be changed without loss of content. The individual…