bas mitzvah

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(Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 12th birthday of a Jewish girl and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility

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Obviously, the bas mitzvah is a recent development but the tradition of female puberty isn't.
28 /PRNewswire/ -- When 13-year-old Sydney Goss of Glencoe was preparing for her bas mitzvah, she decided her "mitzvah" or good deed would be to give a needed piece of equipment to a child with a disability.
Rickles, who said that Lasorda attended the bas mitzvah of his daughter, Mindy, now 30, illustrated the point with a story about a round of golf he took Lasorda on in Las Vegas.
L'Chayim to Life cards are also available for Jewish New Year, Hanukkah and everyday sending situations, such as Bar and Bas Mitzvah, Get Well, Congratulations and Birthday.
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