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Spiritual Cafe: Fighting The Sin of Forgetfulness
 
Bad Day for Nuclear Iran Deal Opponents

September 2, 2015 - 4:48 AM
 
Tel Aviv Restaurant Breaks Down Boundaries Between Eating Out and at Home

September 1, 2015 - 10:30 PM
 
US Says It Doesn’t Even Know How Many Americans Live in West Bank

September 1, 2015 - 7:30 PM
 
‘Undecided’ Sen. Cardin Predicts Congress Will Back Obama on Iran Deal

September 1, 2015 - 6:40 PM
 
Gal Hirsch at Vortex of War between Right and Left, Old and New

September 1, 2015 - 6:23 PM
 
Greece Seizes Suspected ISIS Weapons Ship Destined for Libya

September 1, 2015 - 6:19 PM
 
ISIS Video Claims Burning of Four Men Fighting with Iran-Backed Forces

September 1, 2015 - 6:03 PM
 
Report: With Little to Show for his Long Career, Abbas Told Jordan’s King He Plans to Resign

September 1, 2015 - 6:00 PM
 
Momentum Building for “Day of Jewish Unity” Ahead of Congress Iran Vote

September 1, 2015 - 4:41 PM
 
SanDisk Hiring 90 New Employees n Israel

September 1, 2015 - 3:54 PM
 
White House and Columbia U. Splash Cold Water on ‘Prof. Obama’ Rumor

September 1, 2015 - 3:39 PM
 
Auschwitz Showers Only A ‘Public Safety Measure,’ Says Museum

September 1, 2015 - 3:12 PM
 
Good Jewish Boy from Israel Tries to Join the ISIS

September 1, 2015 - 2:41 PM
 
White Supremacist Gives Nazi Salute After Kansas City Murder Conviction

September 1, 2015 - 1:43 PM
 
Netanyahu Spokesman Officially Appointed Ambassador to England

September 1, 2015 - 12:31 PM
 
2.2M Israeli Children Return to the Classrooms

September 1, 2015 - 11:45 AM
 
ISIS-Linked Gaza Terror Rocket Fails to Reach Southern Israel

September 1, 2015 - 10:29 AM
 
3 NYC Ds Disappoint Area Residents and Announce Support for Nuclear Iran Deal

September 1, 2015 - 3:34 AM
 
Update: Counter-Terrorism Soldier Injured in Jenin Battle [Video]

September 1, 2015 - 2:31 AM
 
Gaza: Islamic Jihad and Hamas Threatening Rocket Fire

September 1, 2015 - 2:27 AM
 
Five Palestinian Administrative Detainees Begin Hunger Strike

September 1, 2015 - 12:12 AM
 
Maccabi Tel Aviv and European Champs EA7 Emporio Armani Milan To Play First “Euro Classic” Games in U.S.

August 31, 2015 - 11:57 PM
 
BREAKING: IDF Soldier Wounded in Shootout with Terrorists During Jenin Arrest Operation

August 31, 2015 - 11:50 PM
 
Congressman Insulted by Pro-Iran Colleague’s Suggestion He Opposes Deal to Get Jewish Money

August 31, 2015 - 11:30 PM
 
Nazi Gold Train Discovery May Bring New Claims from Holocaust Survivors

August 31, 2015 - 11:12 PM
 
Extraordinary Cooperation between Israeli, Gazan Potato Farmers

August 31, 2015 - 11:04 PM
 
Obama Cashes in on Separating Israel from American Jews’ Concerns

August 31, 2015 - 7:30 PM
 
Jerusalem Arabs Attack Jerusalem Light Rail with Rocks

August 31, 2015 - 4:49 PM
 
President Rivlin Warns not to Accept Iran ‘with One Click of a Pen’

August 31, 2015 - 4:23 PM
 
Auschwitz Provides Tourists with Outdoor Showers to ‘Cool Down’

August 31, 2015 - 3:39 PM
 
Israel to Beef Up Security in Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria

August 31, 2015 - 3:15 PM
 
Palmyra’s Ancient ‘Temple of Bel’ Destroyed in New Blast

August 31, 2015 - 1:48 PM
 
Second Temple-Era Podium May Be Discovery in City of David

August 31, 2015 - 11:44 AM
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Holidays
Ahava=Love; Happy Tu B'Av!
 

Posted on: July 30th, 2015

JudaismHolidays

Six events occurred on Tu B'Av, the 15th of Av, making it a festive day in the Jewish calendar.

Destruction of the Temple of Jerusalem
 

Posted on: July 24th, 2015

JudaismHolidays

(JNi.media) Tisha B’Av (Heb: 9th of the month of Av) is a fast day according to rabbinic law and tradition, commemorating the destruction of the First Temple in 586 BCE by the army of Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon, and the destruction of the Second Temple in the year 70 CE by the Roman army led […]

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17th_of_Tammuz_(medium)_(english)
 

Posted on: July 5th, 2015

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17th of Tammuz: Beginning 3 weeks of mourning for the destruction of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem.

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Torah
 

Posted on: May 22nd, 2015

JudaismHolidays

This Shavuot let's give G-d a gift too: Let's make this year different by doing just 1 more mitzvah

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Napping Yehuda Barkan and Daniel Dayan from the movie, "Stories of Rebbe Nachman"
 

Posted on: May 6th, 2015

JudaismHolidays

Many think they're serving G-d but they're really asleep-Rebbe Nachman taught stories to wake people

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Safar-050115-Califlower
 

Posted on: May 5th, 2015

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Cauliflower is one of my favorite ingredients to cook with – it blends so easily into whatever dish I am preparing.

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Rav Yehuda Amital (zt"l)
 

Posted on: April 22nd, 2015

JudaismHolidays

The day after Israel was declared a State, everyone recited Hallel and people danced in the streets.

YS
 

Posted on: April 21st, 2015

JudaismHolidays

Though an ardent Zionist, I'm neither blind nor naïve and have ambivalence for each of the 3 dates

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Region of Lemba
 

Posted on: April 14th, 2015

JudaismHolidays

The Lemba tribe (Southern Africa) have an oral tradition they're descendants of Israel's Lost Tribes

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Pesach-Table-040315
 

Posted on: April 2nd, 2015

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Rabbi Yosef Mendelevich arriving in Israel after 11 years in Russian prison
 

Posted on: April 2nd, 2015

JudaismHolidays

All members of "Operation Wedding" were freed, emigrating to Israel-A true "Exodus from the Gulag"

Jewish Holidays' Guide for the Perplexed by Yoram Ettinger
 

Posted on: April 1st, 2015

JudaismHolidays

German poet Heinrich Heine: “Since the Exodus, freedom has always been spoken with a Hebrew accent.”

Mordechai on the King's horse, being led by Haman
 

Posted on: March 4th, 2015

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Just like Moses and Aaron, Mordechai decides to ruin the party…

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Jewish Holidays' Guide for the Perplexed by Yoram Ettinger
 

Posted on: March 4th, 2015

JudaismHolidays

Purim points to peruse and ponder.

An anti-Semitic poster seen in Europe.
 

Posted on: March 4th, 2015

JudaismHolidays

The Holocaust was the latest attempt of Amalek to destroy the special bond that we enjoy with God.

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wine
 

Posted on: March 3rd, 2015

JudaismHolidays

One can drink up to the Talmud's criterion to confuse Mordechai and Haman-but not beyond.

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Hur and Aharon holding up Moshe's hands as Joshua battled Amalek.
 

Posted on: March 2nd, 2015

JudaismHolidays

“The voice is the voice of Yaakov, but the hands are the hands of Esav” gives great insight to Purim

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Esther Denouncing Haman
 

Posted on: March 1st, 2015

JudaismHolidays

Purim is the battleground of extremes, Amalek and Yisrael, with Zoroastrian Persia in between.

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Niehaus-022715
 

Posted on: February 27th, 2015

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One should not give the money before Purim morning or after sunset.

Mendlowitz-022715-Basket
 

Posted on: February 27th, 2015

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The mishloach manos of times gone by were sometimes simple and sometimes elaborate, but the main focus was on the preparation of the delicious food they contained.

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