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Mourning – traditions in Judaism

Chief Rabbi, Ephraim Mirvis discusses the traditional practises of mourning in Judaism with Euella Jackson who is keen to find out what we can learn from other cultures and faiths.

Euella Jackson meets Chief Rabbi, Ephraim Mirvis to hear about the structured approach to mourning offered in Judaism which aims to guide the mourners through their loss and ease them back into the world beyond grief. Having a Jamaican heritage, and a tradition of mourning called Nine Nights, Euella is keen to find out what we can learn from other cultures and faiths to help us through the grieving process. Producer Sarah Blunt

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