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In this week’s parsha, the Torah talks about one of the most impactful laws on the general lifestyle of the people of Israel – kosher animals. Have you ever considered WHY we’re restricted from eating certain animals? And the specific laws – split hooves, chewing cud – seem totally arbitrary. But what if there was a way for us to think about kosher that makes sense, and can even strengthen our relationship with God?


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Rabbi David Fohrman is the dean of Aleph Beta Academy. He has taught at Johns Hopkins University, and was a lead writer and editor for ArtScroll's Talmud translation project. Aleph Beta creates videos to help people experience Torah in way that is relevant and meaningful to them. for more videos, visit: