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Fasten your seat belts: The drive-thru sukkah awaits

by Julie Wiener, JTA

1 week ago

Preschool students and an SUV enjoy the drive-thru sukkah at Har Zion Temple in Penn Valley, Pa. (Courtesy Har Zion Temple)/JTA

Last week we reported on the pedi-sukkah — essentially a tricycle rickshaw with a sukkah attached, designed to bring the holiday of Sukkot to the people.

But for those on-the-go types... read full article

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