Happy Shavu’ot!!

Posted by Elayne Grossbard on Thursday May 28 2009

Shavuot celebrates the beginning of the wheat harvest and, according to the Bible, any sheaves or stalks of grain that fall to the ground while the field owner’s reapers are working must be left for the poor.

Ruth Gleaning in the Fields of Boaz

Ruth Gleaning in the Fields of Boaz

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    May 28, 2009 | 3:28 pm
     

    Happy #Shavuot everyone! http://magnes.org/opensourceblog/?p=453

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    May 28, 2009 | 3:31 pm
     

    Happy #Shavuot everyone! http://magnes.org/opensourceblog/?p=453 (via @magnes)

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    May 28, 2009 | 3:49 pm
     

    • For my Jewish followers || RT “@magnes Happy #Shavuot everyone! • http://bit.ly/oz3i3 ” || Wikipedia → http://bit.ly/y3Lex

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    May 28, 2009 | 9:07 pm
     

    Happy Shavu’ot!! | opensource http://tinyurl.com/mrl7y6

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