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Outremont Councillor Stokes Fires against Hassidic Jewish Community

Every year, in preparation for the holiday of Passover, religious Jews rid their homes of leavened products. The last bits of bread are ritualistically burned in a symbolic gesture of cleansing.  ...

April 29, 2013 · 3 comments

Passover in Outremont & The “Burning” Issue

What is Passover? Passover (Pesach in Hebrew) also known as the “holiday of freedom,” commemorates the Jewish Exodus from Egypt (1313 BCE) following 210 years of slavery. The name “Passover” is derived from  ...

March 19, 2013 · 7 comments


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