We would like to recommend hagalil as a website with very diverse information about Judaism in Germany. There is information in English as well, even though most part of the website is in German. You will find a lot of materials referring to a wide range of issues.
You also find a lot of information about Judaism and the situation in the communities in Germany on www.talmud.de.
Here you find the Dossier of Judaism from the WDR (in German).
- www.myjewishlearning.com: Information about the holidays etc.
- The "Distant learning" site of the JTS: www.learn.jtsa.edu.
- The Shefanetwork: statements regarding the torah portion and resources for
- The website of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism:
Materials regarding Halachah and Jewish everyday life.
- You find the current torah portion in a new translation, especially for children and
youngsters, including questions for a discussion under
www.juedische-bibel.de (website in German)
- Materials of the ZWST for Jewish Youth work (use carefully, may be judgemental)
(website in German)
Melodies for Services:
- Zemirot Database with songs for services, kiddush, chagim and simches.
- www.sidduraudio.com: This website follows the pages of the Siddur Sim Shalom,
with mp3 audio files for the individual melodies.
Compiled by Rabbi Mark Zimmermann, Atlanta, GA.