Community, Reflection and a Shared Meal: UCSB’s Jewish Community on Celebrating Passover

As the Jewish holiday of Passover continues through this week, UC Santa Barbara students spoke to the Nexus about how they observe the holiday and reflected on the significance behind its celebration. 
The holiday is observed through a variety of food restrictions as well as special meals and different prayers, recitations and activities. Kaitlyn Smith / Daily Nexus 
Passover is a weeklong holiday beginning on April 15 and ending on April 23 that commemorates the exodus of Hebrews from slavery in Egypt in 13th century B.