Tag: mezuzah

Evil Eye

The Evil Eye

Just as the garlic has been thought to ward off vampires or other evil spirits, it is also found in the mythology of countries as a repellant for what is generally known as Evil Eye. The

Mezuzah

The Mezuzah

Mezuzah is of biblical origin, being mentioned twice Deuteronomy, and therefore carries great weight for any Jewish family. The Hebrew word mezuzah means “doorpost”. The mezuzah itself consists of a small scroll of parchment (k’laf ) contained in a