Judaism volcabulary

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Kiddushin
Wedding (translates as 'dedication')
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Yichud
Means seclusion - couple are left alone for a while to symbolise the holy sex that they will have in private
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Ketubah
Marriage contracting
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Sheva Brachot
The 7 blessings from God bestowed upon the couple
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Chuppah
The canopy symbolising the house that they will live in together
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The encircling
When the woman walks around the man 7 times, displaying her faithfulness and how he is now the centre of her life
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The Torah
The 1st 5 books of the Tenakah - Directly from God and contain the 613 mitzvoth
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Mitzvot
the commandments that were given to Moses by God face to face
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Halakah
the process in which new laws are made (by Rabbis) to improve laws that were unsufficiently detailed/ conflicted
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Covenant
an agreement between 2 sides
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Bet din
the rabbinical court of Judaism
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Get
divorce contract stating woman can re-marry
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Mamzerim
Bastard - a child born out of wedlock
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Mikveh
the woman's ritual bath
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Niddah
sexual purity
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Agunot
chained woman
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Means seclusion - couple are left alone for a while to symbolise the holy sex that they will have in private

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Yichud

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Marriage contracting

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Card 4

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The 7 blessings from God bestowed upon the couple

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Card 5

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The canopy symbolising the house that they will live in together

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