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Shivah is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Shivah books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

My Mexican Shivah
My Mexican Shivah. Morirse Esta En Hebreo. Saturday, April 14, 8:30 pm.
The Art of Making a Shivah Call
As a comforter, making a shivah call is one of the most important acts of many people do not have the slightest idea as to why they even make the shivah call.
Shivah/Proper by MKS Volcofsky Matthew Seidman 1152 30th Rd
Shivah/Proper was first performed June 19-22, 2003, in Williamsburg, Brooklyn NY at Shivah/Proper was next presented, for 5 performances, in the.
stop sitting shivah on erev Shabbat at noon. Fact: Private aspects of shivah cease shortly before. Shabbat.
Sitting Shivah: Holocaust Mourning in Judy Blume's Starring Sally J
Sitting Shivah: Holocaust Mourning in Judy Blume's. Starring Sally J. ..

Suggested News Resources

Reflections on 9/11
Instead, she tearfully recounted the following: I have just returned from a shivah home of a family that lost a father in the 9/11 attack. The man left a family of young children.
City & State Officials Visit Misaskim
“I've seen the chesed work of Misaskim at shivah houses and I know that the organization provides an important bridge between the community and government agencies.
9/11 Ten Years Later
A week after 9/11, our rav told us it was time to sit shivah. Rescuers were not finding anyone alive any longer. We knew Avremel had been in the building at the time.
It's OK to feel good
All I have to do is hint at that and any shivah is destroyed, and people begin enthusiastically to eat the pretzels and drink lukewarm diet cola, and silence descends upon the room.
Misaskim: One Crisis At A Time
Immediately, you recognize the familiar objects in a shivah house: The low, black leather seats, the tall wax candles, the chazzan's shtender, the coat rack and hangers, the aron kodesh, and the blue mishnayot sign-up sheet.

Suggested Web Resources

Shiva (Judaism) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alejandro Springall's 2007 film Morirse está en Hebreo (a.k.a.
Sitting Shivah - Judaica Guide
Sitting Shivah - detailed information about the Sitting Shivah and the meaning of the Sitting Shivah in Judaism and Judaica.
The Shivah Call:Comforting the Mourner
What do I do? What do I say? The importance of visiting a mourner.
What Is Shivah?
Ever wonder what it means to sit Shivah? What is Shivah? Learn about the meaning and practices of this Jewish tradition in mourning one's death.
Soul Talk - The shivah and other mourning observances - Shivah
May 6, 2011 The shivah and other mourning observances.

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