Bee Season: A Novel Setting & Symbolism

Myla Goldberg
This Study Guide consists of approximately 34 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Bee Season.
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Torah

The first five books of the Old Testament. Also known as the Books of Moses, the Torah is the foundation of the Jewish religion.

Synagogue

A place of worship for Jewish people.

LSD

A hallucinogenic drug, used by many during the 1960s, thought to aid in the expansion of the mind.

Japa Beads

Meditation beads used by those who belong to the Hare Krishna religious movement.

Bhagavada-Gita

Sacred Hindu scripture.

Vedas

Ancient Hindu texts, written in Sanskrit.

Zamboni

A large machine used to resurface an ice rink.

Kaddish

A prayer that is part of the Jewish worship service.

Menorrah

A candelabrum with nine branches, most commonly used at Hannukah.

Challah

A special braided bread which is eaten on Shabbat (the Jewish sabbath).

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