Berit Engen: WEFT and D'RASH – Weaving a Thousand Jewish Tapestries
Berit Engen: WEFT and D'RASH – Weaving a Thousand Jewish Tapestries


HOLY DAYS (I)
– The Ritual Glad and Sad Days: What They Look Like
 

The holy days sound, smell, and taste different from one another, and each is also visually distinct. I enjoy connecting a special day with specific ritual objects, colors, and shapes. 

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Lulav in a Sukkah
2012
9" x 7"



It is interesting how this ritual object of three branches and a citrus fruit originally was a fertility symbol. I like that every year it is just picked from nature, from Creation itself.
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