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Amudim at Shir Hadash

Beginning this coming Elul (5782) / August (2021), Shir Hadash will add a new arrow to its Torah and programming quiver by hosting, guiding and teaching in the innovative and inspiring women’s Midrasha, Amudim. What makes this Midrasha for Women Shana B’Aretz Program so special? For starters, it offers an INTELLECTUAL ADVENTURE dedicated to providing: An innovative style which empowers…

Our New Amudim Program

Our New Amudim Program

Beginning this coming Elul (August), Shir Hadash will add a new arrow to its Torah and programming quiver by hosting, guiding and teaching in the innovative and inspiring women’s Midrasha, Amudim. Previously, Shir Hadash hosted this relatively new seminary for overseas’ students studying for the year in Israel one day a week — as part of their experience Jerusalem day.…

Current Classes

Sunday – Friday 9:05 – 10:00 AM Daf Yomi w/ Rabbi Dov Kidron: In Person and on Zoom and Facebook Sunday 10:30 – 11:30 AM Parsha Plus w/ Peta Pellach. E-mail PetaPellach@gmail.com for the Zoom link; also on Facebook. Monday 10:30 – 11:30 AM Great Jewish Ideas: The Idea of Knowing w/ Peta Pellach. E-mail PetaPellach@gmail.com for the Zoom link; also on Facebook. Thursday 9 – 10…

Gan Registration

Registration for the coming year (beginning in September) usually starts the previous December — with both classes filled within a week or so, and a long waitlist closed by the end of that month. To be sure you are kept updated about when registration begins, e-mail us your interest at shirhadash613@gmail.com and we will include you on any gan updates.…

Class Schedule

To learn more about special educational activities, be sure to register to receive our weekly newsletter (see sign-up box on our home page). Additionally, if you represent a local educational institute and/or visiting group and would like to arrange for Shir Hadash to provide tailored-made educational services, please e-mail us at shirhadash613@gmail.com for more information. The schedule for our current…

Source Sheet for Class on Kilayim – The Mitzva of Prohibited Mixtures

Source Sheet for Class on Kilayim – The Mitzva of Prohibited Mixtures

Mitzvot 244 – 245, 548 – 551 / Prohibited Mixtures SEFER HACHINUCH 444 שלא להרביע בהמה מין עם שאינו מינו – שלא להרביע בהמה כלאים, כלומר שלא נרכיב הזכר על שום מין בהמה או חיה שאינו מינו, שנאמר (ויקרא יט יט) בהמתך לא תרביע כלאים. ובבאור אמרו זכרונם לברכה (ב”מ צא א), שאין החיוב עד שיכניס כמכחול בשפופרת ואז ילקה.…

Beit Natan

Beit Natan

Shir Hadash is located in Beit Natan, our beautiful home overlooking the Moon Grove (Chorshat HaYa’reach) on the border of the German Colony and Talbiya neighborhoods. Beit Natan is named after J.J. Greenberg (Natan Yosef), a power-house of Jewish activism who served as executive director of the New York-based Jewish Life Network since its inception, where he helped develop such…