Description: Shavuos is the holiday which commemorates the giving of the Torah to Israel at Sinai. This book, filled with insights that shed light on familiar Shavuous observances. Leads us through centuries of history and tradition, custom and ritual, teachers and students, challenge and triumph.
Also includes the English translation of the Book of Ruth, marginal notes and an overview by Rabbi Nosson Scherman.
By Rabbi Shimon Finkelman
Edited by Rabbi Nosson Scherman and Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz