“Kosher Meat”…”Kosher Pickles”…”Kosher Deli” ….. In the international market, we hear the word “Kosher”
You may know that “Kosher” has something to do with the Jewish food market.
But what does it actually mean? Read on for some answers.

Definition of "Kosher"

“Kosher” is a Hebrew word that literally means “fit” or “proper.” In relation to food products, “Kosher” means that the food item meets the dietary requirements of Jewish law. The principles governing what is kosher and what is not, are rooted in the Written Torah (the Bible) and the Oral Torah. These laws have been observed by Jews for over 3,000 years. Over the centuries, the Rabbis have explained, detailed and organized these Divine laws, applying them to ever-changing situations and developing technologies.

Kosher Glossary

Here you can find all the meaning to Kosher words and terms as well as other Jewish words. KosherJewish dietary laws HashgachaKosher food supervision MashgiachPerson

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Kosher Symbols

Each kosher certification agency has its own symbol, which you may have noticed on food packages. The symbols are registered trademarks and cannot be placed

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Why do Jews eat Kosher?

Throughout the years, people have suggested theories about the health benefits of kosher food. Some say that kosher food is less vulnerable to parasites and

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