Evyatar Marienberg

Evyatar Marienberg is a graduate of Yeshivat ha-Kibbutz ha-Dati of Ein Zurim, the Institut Catholique de Paris, and the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales. He has taught at McGill University in Montreal, and was a visiting scholar at Yeshiva University in New York. His first book, Niddah. Lorsque les juifs conceptualisent la menstruation, was published in 2003. Currently (2004–2006), he is a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Tel Aviv. His forthcoming book, due in 2006, is an introduction in Hebrew to the contemporary Catholic Church.

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Baraita de-Niddah

The term niddah is used in Jewish tradition in relation to menstruation. It implies “a menstruating woman,” “menstruation,” “menstrual blood,” “bleeding period,” “menstrual impurity,” “laws related to menstruation,” etc. The root of the term is ndd or ndh, which means wandering or exclusion, related most certainly to the exclusion of the menstruant from ordinary social activities.

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