Jerusalem Post (26/05/2009): Are learning & cheesecake enough? - By STEPHEN GABRIEL ROSENBERG: The secular kibbutzim have it right. Since the earliest days, these kibbutzim have arranged to celebrate Shavuot with special ceremonies based on Torah laws. With song and dance they mark the end of the barley and the beginning of the wheat harvest (massechet ha'omer), and their children grow and present the first-fruits (hagigat habikurim) to the elders of the kibbutz and to their synagogue, if they have one. >>> Leia mais, clique aqui.