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Sephardi and Persian Seder Traditions

Sephardi and Persian Seder Traditions: Main description: AB: “What kind of Jewish traditions can you tell me about?” AA: “Ok well we always go to our family friends house for Passover Seder and one tradition Sephardi and Persian Jews have is to run around and hit each other with celery or large green onions during… Continue Reading »

Afikoman: Jewish Holiday Folk Game

Context: AW sits with her daughter preparing for the second night of her Passover Seder, the room is bustling with activity as people get food prepared for AW’s many relatives. AW’s Daughter chimes in every so often to ask questions ——————————————————————————————————————— Performance: MW: So what do you know about the Afikoman? AW: The Matzah, the… Continue Reading »

The Passover Plate and Matzah – Symbolic Food at the Passover Seder

Item: L: This is gonna explain the Passover plate in the middle, not all things are on it ‘cause we have a big bowl of charoset and um, and we don’t have a lamb’s shank bone because yenno, where you gonna find those?  Not really, so we’ll just break something else and uh.. S: For… Continue Reading »

Mufleta Recipe: Jewish Moroccan Passover Traditional Food

Recipe: 3 cups flour (add more or less depending on desired texture) 1 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 – 2 cups water 1/4 – 1/3 cup oil 1. Mix flour and salt, add water to the other mix. You’ll you get a dough consistency. Pour some oil on top of the dough cover. Let it stand. 2. On a… Continue Reading »