Fast – צום

fast צום

Fasting – צום No food Consumed.
Picture was adapted from FDBs madpyramide 2011.jpg source: wikimedia commons

Leviticus 23:27 command to “afflict yourselves” on Yom Kippur was interpreted by the sages as prohibition on any pleasure, including the pleasures of food and drink. Therefore Yom Kippur is a day of fast.

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