What does sukkot mean?

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It means "huts," because we eat in special huts on the 7 days of the festival of Sukkot.

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What does sukkot mean to Jewish people?

Sukkot is a holiday commanded in the Torah (Leviticus ch.23), which commemorates God's protection in the wilderness.

What does Sukkot mean in Hebrew?

Sukkot means either booths or tabernacles. It's also the name of a holiday in which Jews build a Sukkah (sukkot is plural) ... and depending on your tradition --eat, sit, and/or sleep inside it.

What do you eat for sukkot?

There is no specific meal for Sukkot. Jews eat whatever they would like on Sukkot (provided that it is kosher).

How is the Jewish festival Sukkot linked with the environment?

sukkot is the holiday of harvest.

How is sukkot and simchat Torah are related?

Simchat Torah is right after Sukkot.

What day of the year is sukkot celebrated?

In 2009, Sukkot will be October 3rd to the 9th

What is a sukkot prayer book called?

It's called a machzor shel sukkot.

What is the sukkot festival about?

sukkot is about the gratitude to g-d for keeping us in the desert protected by the clouds of glory, our sukkot nowadays are to remind us of that protection

What does the Jewish sukkot mean?

Sukkot means booths or huts. The festival of Sukkot is commanded in the Torah (Leviticus ch.23). It commemorates the protection which God gave us in the wilderness, and it gives thanks for the annual ingathering of grain. It also marks the beginning of mentioning the rainy season in our prayers.

What is sukkot in Arabic?

Translation: Eid al-Mathal (عيد المظال) or As-Sukkot (السوكوت)

What is another name for sukkot?

If you're referring to the 'feast of Sukkot', another word for it is 'tabernacles'

Do you have to stay at a hotel to celebrate Sukkot The Philadelphia Church of God does this?

No, there is no requirement to stay in a hotel during Sukkot. In fact, the requirement of Sukkot is that you build a temporary shelter to sleep in.

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