You're no Idiot, of course. You know that in the Jewish religion Yom Kippur is the Day of Atonement and that Saturday, known as the Sabbath, is the Day of Rest. But when it comes to understanding Jewish traditions, rituals, prayers, and holidays, you feel like you're parting and crossing the Red Sea without God's help. Don't put your life preserver on just yet! "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Judaism", written in a warm, conversational style by Rabbi Benjamin Blech, is a fun and easy-to-understand primer to every aspect of this ancient faith. In this "Complete Idiots Guide", Rabbi Blech gives you: Clear explanations of what the Jewish people believe. Authoritative summaries of all the holidays and how they're celebrated. Simple instruction on the Jewish blessings and the rules of being kosher. Comprehensive information on Jewish symbols, prayers, books, and accessories.
by Rabbi Benjamin Blech