16 2018

Talmudic Tales of Lusty Women: Women's Sexual Desire in the Talmud

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Temple Israel 1301 Prince of Wales dr
Ottawa, ON K2C 1N2

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What do the sages have to say about lusty wives and husbands who’d rather be studying?

How did the rabbis understand female (and male) sexuality?

What makes for a positive sexual marital relationship? From Eve in the Garden, to weeping rebbetzins, to seductive courtesans; take a tour of rabbinic tales of lust and pleasure.