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Independence Day Capoeira

Mickey Hayat practices Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that combines elements of dance, acrobatics and music, as he holds an Israeli national flag, ahead of Israeli Independence Day.


Israelis stand at attention during the moment of silence in the Har Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem.


The Rakeffet (cyclamen) flowers include 23 species of perennials growing from tubers, native to Europe and the Mediterranean Basin east to Iran, with one...

2 Men of God

Our photojournalism provider Flash90 says this image is of "Ultra orthodox men who wear covers on their faces to avoid seeing woman as they...

To Be or Not To Be

Professor Israel Hershkovitz (above) of the David-Manot Cave project compares a Neanderthal skull (R) and a Homo Sapiens skull (L), outside the excavation cave in...

Good Morning!

Three hens and a rooster at dusk in a Bedouin camp in the Jordan Valley, near Umm Qais. I want one!

51,000 Cranes Visit Northern Israel’s Hula Valley

The birds are taking a short breather as they travel on their annual migration across the region between the northern and southern hemispheres during the cold season.

A Presidential Pardon

Israel's President Ruby Rivlin recites Slichot, the prayers for forgiveness that are said leading up to Yom Kippur. This slichot prayer session was held...

The Silbersteins’ Picnic

This is the Silberstein family picnicking at Turtle Lake, in the summer of 1918. I wonder how long they had to sit like that, with...

One Last Ride

Outgoing IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz takes one last ride on an IDF navy warship.

Hamas on Patrol

This is a Hamas security foot patrol in the Rafah area, on the Gaza Strip's border with Egypt, June 30, 2013. Hamas has boosted its...

4,550 Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbis from 90 Countries Visit Rebbe’s Resting Place

This year marks 75 years since the Lubavitcher Rabbi, Menachem M. Schneerson and his wife, arrived in the U.S.

Just a Normal Day in Rami Levy

I know it looks scary... big K-9 dog, masked and heavily armed IDF soldiers, and inside a Rami Levy (Gush Etzion) supermarket to top...

Back to School

On Sunday, millions of Israeli school children went back school.

Stars in the Negev

Long exposure of the stars and the Milky Way galaxy from the Negev Desert. Photos by Matthew Hechter/Flash90.

That’s Some Kiddush Cup

On the morning of the day he was elected to lead Israel's Rabbinate, Rabbi David Lau attended the brit mila of his grandson at...

Toys for Big Boys

It doesn't matter how old you are, boys like their toys. In this case, the boy is Israeli President Ruby Rivlin sitting in a fighter...

Shofar So Good

A man blows a shofar at the Kotel during Selichot on Thursday night, ahead of the Rosh Hashana holiday.

One Nation, Under God

Thousands of Jewish people gather for a mass prayer for the release of three Jewish teenagers at the Kotel in Jerusalem's Old City on...

Haredi Zionists

The people in this picture are residents of the colony of Petach Tikvah who, sometime between 1930 and 1936, celebrated adding a new Sefer...

First Exhibition of Soviet Jewish Works on the Holocaust

Opening event: December 29th, 7:30 pm at the Menachem Begin Heritage Center, Jerusalem Jerusalem, Israel, December 24, 2013 – A moving first-of-its-kind exhibition showcasing the...

Those Mount Sinai Gals

Here's a photograph of a sketch that was performed by the members of the Mount Sinai Auxiliary. They were volunteers who waited tables at...

UN Troops on the (Israeli) Golan Heights

The UN troops took advantage of the Israeli tourist site to see what's happening inside Syria.

What is Aryeh Deri Doing?

I don't know what was going on during the Knesset vote when this photo of Minister of the Development of the Negev and Galilee...

The Hamas Museum

Hamas has created a museum exhibit, currently showing at al-Aqsa University in Khan Younis, Gaza. Hamas is showing off its weapons and propaganda pieces from...

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