5771 — Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur: Unetanneh Tokef

Posted by Daniel Landes on September 6, 2010
Topics: Rosh Hashanah, Holidays & Special Readings, Yom Kippur


In this podcast, Rabbi Daniel Landes discusses the Unetanneh Tokef, וּנְתַנֶּה תּקֶף, a piyyut (liturgical poem) that has been an important part of the Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur liturgy for centuries.

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About Daniel Landes

Born in Chicago, Danny studied in Chicago with Rabbi M.B. Sacks, the Menachem Tzion; in Israel with Reb Aryeh Levin, the Tzadik of Jerusalem, with the great mystic R. Zvi Yehudah Kook, and with the Chief Rabbi R. Avrum Shapiro. In New York he studied with the Rav, Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik; and in Los Angeles with the Av Beit Din R. Shmuel Katz (on whose rabbinical court he served).

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