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Limmud 2016: What the Presenters Said

It’s always great hearing what the international presenters say after their Limmud SA experience. These are people who travel far distances, come to a country most of them have never visited before (and often have strange expectations of), only to be blown away by the friendliness of our people and the awesomeness of our events....


David Wolpe is the Rabbi of Sinai Temple in Los Angeles and was named the most influential Rabbi in America by Newsweek Magazine. He will be presenting at Limmud South Africa in August

Being a “Normal Mystic”

The world is full of friction and trouble.  So when you wake up in the morning, when you walk out of your door, what should be your attitude?  According to Max Kadushin, a scholar who spent his life ...

Joe Wolfson on Devarim

 Joe Wolfson will be presenting at Limmud SA in August. He grew up in the UK, studied in Israel and is now the OU-JLIC Rabbi at NYU’s Bronfman Center for Jewish Life. 


Devarim, Rashi, and God’s Love for Israel

The Book of Devarim (Deuteronomy) opens: These are the words which Mosheh spoke to all of Israel beyond the Jordan; in the wildnerness, in the Arava, over against Suph, between Paran and Tophel, and Laban ...