Having just returned from Istanbul with a group of Pardes students, Levi reflects on a fascinating Turkish prayer custom.
For more about the Pardes Educational Seminar to Turkey, see www.theseandthose.pardes.org/turkey.
The Maggid of Melbourne is an ongoing series by Rabbi Dr. Levi Cooper – teacher of Hasidut, community rabbi, lawyer, IDF reservist, father to six and native Australian – in which he shares some short Torah ideas on topics of current interest from his Pardes classroom, his research and from his shul in Zur Hadassa. To the Beit Midrash!
See www.elmad.pardes.org/maggidofmelbourne for more episodes in the series.