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Saturday, February 13 • 8:45am - 11:15am
Reform Shabbat Celebration with a Baghdadi-Indian Torah service

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Wake up with gratitude, light, and song, as we explore the power of prayer to create community through melodies old and new. This musical morning will feature a special Torah service led by Rahel Musleah according the traditions and musical heritage of the Baghdadi-Indian Jewish community into which she was born. Immerse in ancient texts, lilting melodies, and intriguing customs, and hear the Torah and Haftarah chanted in the distinctive Baghdadi-Indian tropes.

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Eliana Light

Through music, song-leading, experiential education, and spirited prayer leading, Eliana Light empowers children, families, and adults to make Judaism their own. She has put out two albums of original Jewish music, worked with innovative organizations like Bible Raps and G-dCast, and taught all over the country. This spring, Eliana will receive her masters in Jewish Experiential Education from the Jewish Theological Seminary. She is currently the... Read More →
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Rahel Musleah

Through the vivid prism of her family’s story, Rahel Musleah introduces audiences to the distinctive heritage of the Jews of India and Iraq. The seventh generation of a Calcutta family, she traces her roots to seventeenth century Baghdad. Her multi-media slide, song, and story presentations offer a rare and intimate view of a rich culture little-known to most. Rahel is an award-winning journalist, author, singer, speaker, and educator. She... Read More →


Saturday February 13, 2016 8:45am - 11:15am
Springdale

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