A group of Jewish teenagers explain the importance of the Torah for Jews. They discuss the origin and history of the Torah, what it consists of, how it is copied and how it is used.

This clip is from:
Belief File, Judaism: The Torah
First broadcast:
25 March 2011

The Torah is a guide to daily life for Jews. Ask students to discuss in groups what they look to as a guide to daily life, and to comment on the reasons for their choice.