Cookies on
this website

This website uses cookies, some of which have already been set as they are essential to the site's operation. You may delete and block all cookies, but parts of the site will then not function.

I accept cookies from this site Allow Cookies


Eimecha Nasati

Piyut is the name given to the poetic prayers and petitions composed by rabbis, scholars and chazzanim from the time of the Roman Empire until the late Middle Ages. The term is thought to derive from the Greek poy’ein, to make; the ...

Posted on 10 September 2015, By Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg