Stumped with what to serve on Hoshana Rabba and Simchat Torah… just stuff it and you’re good! Stuffed and overflowing foods are an allusion to plenty. Check out amazing recipes from Jamie Geller!
"Simchat Torah" in Articles
The sukkah is a segula to merit the Torah. This is why after Sukkot, all the people of Israel merit Simchat Torah - to rejoice, sing, and dance with the Torah.
Our sins cover our soul so that we cannot access Hashem easily. Teshuva slowly removes the grim on our souls. On Simchat Torah, we rejoice over the Torah because it is such a joy to be so close to G-d!
Other nations - even our allies - have been threatening us that we are in danger of political and international isolation. Should we really fear isolation?