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Spiritual Infusion: Balancing Body and Soul, Anger and Gratitude
 
Holocaust Survivors Return to Auschwitz to Mark 70 Years of Liberation

January 27, 2015 - 1:30 AM
 
Yesh Atid Announces Knesset List

January 27, 2015 - 12:15 AM
 
Important Message For Our East Coast Readers

January 26, 2015 - 10:38 PM
 
Israeli Wine Exports Sparkle [video]

January 26, 2015 - 7:45 PM
 
NY Blizzard Forces El Al to Cancel ’001′ Flight to JFK

January 26, 2015 - 7:23 PM
 
‘Let’s Go Jew-Bashing’ Muslims Hauled into British Court

January 26, 2015 - 7:11 PM
 
Founder of Autism Self-Advocacy Org. Wins Ruderman Prize in Inclusion

January 26, 2015 - 5:49 PM
 
IDF Soldiers Dragged to Missionary Revival in Jerusalem After Gaza War

January 26, 2015 - 5:19 PM
 
Hotovely Wins Court Appeal against Likud Recount of Ballots

January 26, 2015 - 4:41 PM
 
Egypt Marks Anti-Mubarak Uprising by Freeing his Sons and Killing 20

January 26, 2015 - 4:13 PM
 
UPDATED: Jean-Marie Le Pen Injured in House Fire (and Not Shot)

January 26, 2015 - 3:33 PM
 
Did Apple Sell Out Its Clients in China and Abroad?

January 26, 2015 - 3:33 PM
 
Drone Found on White House Lawn

January 26, 2015 - 2:39 PM
 
ISIS-Linked Cyber Warfare Strikes Malaysia Airlines

January 26, 2015 - 1:18 PM
 
Canada’s Harper Govt to Introduce Anti-Terror Legislation by Weekend

January 26, 2015 - 12:55 PM
 
Pres. Rivlin Meets with Henry Kissinger

January 26, 2015 - 11:03 AM
 
Gaza’s Hamas Allows Israeli Imports After 5 Years

January 26, 2015 - 10:40 AM
 
Northeastern United States Gears Up for Epic Blizzard

January 26, 2015 - 9:27 AM
 
Jewish Agency Planning for Massive Aliyah of 120,000 French Jews

January 26, 2015 - 2:28 AM
 
Iranian News: ‘Teheran Targeted Netanyahu’s Sons’ in Retaliation

January 25, 2015 - 11:06 PM
 
‘No Opportunity’ in Obama’s Schedule for Hosting President Rivlin

January 25, 2015 - 8:48 PM
 
Israel Extends Reservists’ Duty in North

January 25, 2015 - 7:59 PM
 
Argentine Journalist Flees for Life, Lands in Israel

January 25, 2015 - 7:52 PM
 
Palestinian Authority Incitement: Israel Planned French Terror

January 25, 2015 - 7:08 PM
 
Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Remarks Prior to Cabinet Meeting

January 25, 2015 - 6:06 PM
 
Pipe Bomb Found at Entrance to Neve Tzuf

January 25, 2015 - 6:04 PM
 
Egged Drivers May Shut Down Buses on Monday in Warning Strike

January 25, 2015 - 4:33 PM
 
United Hatzalah Newest ‘Ambucycle’

January 25, 2015 - 3:47 PM
 
Israel’s Condolences to Japan on ISIS Beheading

January 25, 2015 - 2:18 PM
 
Netanyahu ‘Will Go Anywhere Invited’ to Prevent Iran from Achieving Nuclear Weapons

January 25, 2015 - 1:58 PM
 
Forensics Prove Jewish Center Bombing Case Prosecutor Alberto Nisman Murdered

January 25, 2015 - 1:35 PM
 
‘Leave Canada’ Graffitied on Canada Shul

January 25, 2015 - 12:38 PM
 
A Yishai–Ben-Ari Mashup Would Hurt Bayit Yehudi, but No Mashup Will be Even Worse

January 25, 2015 - 11:42 AM
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Felafel on Rye
Pharaoh was tired and beaten down by the first series of plagues.
 

Posted on: January 2nd, 2013

BlogsFelafel on Rye

A discussion of various practices related to the shovavim period.

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burning-bush1
 

Posted on: January 1st, 2013

BlogsFelafel on Rye

Mount Sinai was to be a temporary stopover to pick up the Torah, but the goal of the Exodus was to bring the Jews to Israel.

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get-out
 

Posted on: December 31st, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

It’s time for the Jews of America to get out of the country with their money while they can.

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eden
 

Posted on: December 30th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

According to Kabbalah, the period of "Shovavim" is especially conducive to rectifying sexual transgressions.

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Posted on: December 26th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

The history of January 1st should make Jews think twice before they celebrate New Year’s and take part in its heathen festivities.

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Oy Yoy Yoy
 

Posted on: December 25th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

How can the Jews of the Diaspora put up with it?

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An Arab dressed as Santa Claus handing out Christmas trees donated by the Jerusalem municipality near the Old City wall.
 

Posted on: December 24th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

In galut, wee become possessed by the foreign lands and cultures where we live.

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Adolf Santa
 

Posted on: December 23rd, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

If you think that living in a Xtrian land doesn’t affect you at all, it’s because your brain has been so saturated with dreams of white Christmases.

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aliyah
 

Posted on: December 21st, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

Each individual Jew should put his life in line with the goal of Clal Israel and not just live a private, ritual Judaism, practicing personal precepts, stripped of our national essence.

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Galut
 

Posted on: December 19th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

Jewish life changes when we are in Galut. Not only does our Clalli soul disappear, but every detail of our life is affected.

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Posted on: December 18th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

Thriving and prospering, materially and even spiritually in galut, with an abundance of Torah learning and observance, is nevertheless defined by the Torah, our Prophets and Sages, as death.

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Posted on: December 16th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

By and large, American Jews are not really waiting for Mashiach to come.

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Posted on: December 13th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

This is the Land of Miracles, where our Redemption is unfolding today.

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fathersday
 

Posted on: December 12th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

Our Sages teach that when Chanukah comes around, we are to thank Hashem, not only for the miracles that He performed for us in Israel long ago, but also for the miracles which He performs for us today. So, with your permission, I want to take this opportunity to thank Hashem for all of the […]

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Imagine Cover
 

Posted on: December 11th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

My rendition of John Lennon's "Imagine."

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Posted on: December 10th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

We become a “light to the nations” precisely when we are living together in Eretz Yisrael.

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joseph-potiphars wife
 

Posted on: December 9th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

Recognizing the terrible danger of unsupervised Internet viewing has extra significance now, at the time of Hanukah.

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Canukkah-1
 

Posted on: December 7th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

The modern day Hellenists are the Jews of the Diaspora who have the ability to move to Israel, but prefer to identify with a foreign country and foreign culture.

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Greek Kefiyah
 

Posted on: December 5th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

“It wasn’t the Greeks whom the Israelis conquered. They were Palestine refugees from Syria."

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jerusalem bus station
 

Posted on: December 4th, 2012

BlogsFelafel on Rye

Emunah, the very heart of the Torah, teaches us what God and the Nation of Israel are all about.

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