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Animals in Rabbinic Literature
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Animals of Midrash 🐒 🐈 🐄
A selection of midrashic stories and parables featuring animals as central literary characters. This array of animals in midrash demonstrate how the early rabbis used the animal world to draw insight and inspiration. Compiled for study with Kinneret Seldowitz
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The Four Small but Wise Creatures (Proverbs 30:24-28)
The Book of Proverbs provides some wonderful observations concerning animal behaviour, but for the Midrash, this is anything but simple...
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The (mostly) Animal Stages of Life
The Stages of Life: King, Pig, Kid Goat, Horse, Donkey, Dog, Monkey.
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Cats of Midrash
Loose compilation of cats and lions in Midrash
Dovi Seldowitz232 ViewsJanuary 3, 2022Midrash,Cats,Animals,Lions
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Dogs of Midrash
A loose compilation of Dogs in Midrash (and other Talmudic sources)
Dovi Seldowitz243 ViewsJanuary 3, 2022Animals,Talmud,Dogs,Midrash,Nature
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Magical Creatures in Midrash
A loose collection of magical creatures in Midrash
Dovi Seldowitz357 ViewsJanuary 3, 2022Midrash,Dragons,Animals,Phoenix,Magic
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Jewish Beliefs Around the Phoenix
Jake Campbell123 ViewsOctober 5, 2020
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Hebraic Beasts and Where to Find Them Part 8: "Unicorns" ( Re'emim V'Tachashim)
Hebraic Beasts and Where to Find Them Part 8: "Unicorns" (Re'emim V'Tachashim)
Ilan Kogan125 ViewsFebruary 21, 2021Tabernacle
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Pre-Historic Creatures of Midrash
A loose collection of Midrashic tales featuring what might be described as pre-historic creatures
Dovi Seldowitz176 ViewsJanuary 3, 2022Animals
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Phoenix in the Torah
Phoenix Rose, is the rising of the Phoenix, a mystical concept rooted in Jewish tradition.
Harry Rozenberg5737 ViewsDecember 26, 2017
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