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  • Healing the Spirit, the Torah Way

    By Gaby Wenig

    February 5, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Hinda Leah Scharfstein sees the Torah as more than just the original source of halachah, Jewish law, and the earliest telling of our nation's birth.

    "The Torah takes a holistic look at the individual, and it does tend to have a sort of healing effect on people," said Scharfstein, the...

  • New Mikvah Ain’t Your Bubbes Bath

    By Lisa Keys

    January 16, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    Some say Fanit Panofsky was destined to build a mikvah. In her native Morocco, her great-grandmother operated a mikvah. So, too, did her grandmother.

    So it came as no surprise to Panofsky's friends and family when she opened a mikvah in a Fort Lauderdale suburb, her hometown. But,...