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Students, Adults Celebrate Tu B’Shevat With Hikes, Gardening, Tree Plantings

In addition to planting new trees, it is traditional to eat dried fruits and nuts that symbolise the Holy Land, including figs and dates.

30 Free Museums and Other Fun Places in Israel on Chol Hamoed Pesach

The sites and the museums included in the project combine contemporary Israeli culture with the history of the people and the land.

#Funjews Taking Israel Day Parade to Next Level: River and Sky

'We wanted to take American support for Israel to new symbolic heights – and show our all-encompassing pride across sea, air, and land.'

See the World’s Largest Menorah on Fifth Avenue (Sunday Night)

The World’s Largest Chanukah Menorah will be proudly standing at New York’s most fashionable plaza, Fifth Avenue and 59th Street, by Central Park.

The Shabbos Project: Jews Worldwide Keeping This Shabbos Together

This Friday, millions of Jews in 340 cities around the world will be 'keeping it together.' The 7th day. Shabbat.

Tel Aviv Yafo Celebrates Water Sports This Week in ‘Sail 2016’

Israelis and tourists from all over the country and abroad are in Tel Aviv this week to celebrate water sports.

Israeli Tourism Helps Inscribe Georgian Jewry in the Book of Life

Israeli tourists have found a new "paradise" to replace Turkey -- they now flock to Tbilisi, Georgia, where kosher options are growing.

Worldwide Chanukah Project: Lighting Up Places of Darkness

"Our goal was to motivate WBA members and Jews around the world to utilize their inner light to illuminate any place in the world where they see darkness..."

The Curious Customs of Lag B’Omer [photos]

The mysterious customs and origins of this mystical holiday.

Jerusalem Police Bans Four Species from Temple Mount – They ‘Harm the Status Quo’

"In the framework of the rules of the Temple Mount, in accordance with the status quo in the area, ritual activity with overt external features, including the four species, is forbidden."

A Nation in Unity on Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Remembrance Day

Israel’s flag waves at half mast for 23,169 lost Israeli soldiers and victims of terror as quiet reigns in the streets on the nation's Remembrance Day.

Anti-Semitic Protesters Demand Kremlin Outlaw Chabad in Russia

Anti-Semitism is again raising its ugly face in the Russian city of Perm, thinly veiled this time with the mask of "anti-Chabad."

Hamas Purim Terror Plot Foiled by Shin Bet

The Shin Bet foiled a plot by Hamas to attack Israeli military forces in Jerusalem this past Purim.

Israeli Kids Try Their Hands at One of the Busiest Matzah Bakeries in the...

Similar model matzah bakeries bring the experience to Jewish children (and children at heart) all over the globe.

Israel Police, Jordanian Islamic Waqf Play ‘Good Cop, Bad Cop’ With Danish Reporter at...

Israel Police and the Jordanian Islamic Waqf appeared to be playing "good cop-bad cop" with an international journalist at the Temple Mount this week.

Fire it Up for the Southern New England Kosher BBQ Contest

Kosher barbecue experts, fire up your grills! You will be tested in southern Connecticut this fall.

Report: IDF Foils Rosh Hashana Terror Attack Set for Gush Etzion

Israeli Defense Forces have foiled a Hamas terror attack set to take place in Gush Etzion on Rosh Hashana.

Israel Rocks Shushan Purim in Jerusalem and Walled Cities!

During the day expect to see LOTS of costumes and happy faces in Jerusalem, especially around Safra Square, the biggest Purim street fair in the country.

Israeli Foreign Ministry to Open Temporary Consulate in Uman for Rosh Hashanah

The Ministry said the consulate will deal with matters such as lost or stolen travel documents, and any other emergency assistance.

Koren Shavuot Mahzor Reveals Surprise

"According to the written sources, biblical and post-biblical, there was intense debate as to when Shavuot is celebrated and why."

New Orleans Hebrews Swept in Ol’ Mardi Gras Shabbat Excitement

We have no idea how one can maintain the two warring notions of 'Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans' and 'avoiding immodesty' in the same sentence

King of Jordan Refusing to Speak with Netanyahu, Imports from Israel Banned

King Abdullah II of Jordan is refusing to speak with Israel's PM Netanyahu over tensions at the Temple Mount.

Products that Do Not Require Passover Certification and Much More in OU Guide to...

So, go, download, study the material (as prescribed by halacha, come to think of it) and start the three-week countdown to the seder night … Now!

PM Netanyahu’s Rosh Hashana Greeting [video]

On this Rosh Hashanah, I send warm greetings from Jerusalem to all the Jews around the world...

Istanbul Jews to Hear Megillah in 500-Year-Old Synagogue

This Purim the Jews of Istanbul will find the reading of the Megillah especially meaningful at Ahrida Synagogue.

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