Seconds often make the difference between life and death and new technology makes the difference…
Posted on: September 29th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
A semi-pro skier whose soul loves to fly in the sky even when his body is grounded finds he can integrate both in a Torah-observant lifestyle.
Posted on: September 28th, 2014News & Views → Global → Asia
A mistake made by a clerk who stamped a visa the wrong way sent a Chabad emissary to prison in Nepal for the Rosh HaShanah holiday this year.
Posted on: September 28th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
The city of Uman has fined its Jewish community $15,000 for the erecting an unlicensed tent city to greet pilgrims for the Rosh HaShana holiday.
Posted on: September 27th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
An anti-Semite shot a wake-up call for Jews in Baltimore.
Posted on: September 27th, 2014Judaism → Holidays
On Sunday, Jews will be refraining from food and drink from dawn until sunset to commemorate the Fast of Gedaliah. Following Nebuchadnetzar’s destruction of the First Temple and exile of most of the Jews, the Babylonians appointed Gedaliah ben Achikaam as governor of Judea. Under Gedaliah’s leadership, Judea and the survivors began to recover. On […]
Posted on: September 24th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
Technical difficulties canceled the flight, and everyone was sent home...
Posted on: September 23rd, 2014News & Views → Israel → Government
PM Netanyahu has sent out his Rosh HaShana greeting to Jews around the world.
Posted on: September 22nd, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
For the record, Jewish law allows you only to hear on shofar at a time on Rosh HaShanah.
Posted on: September 22nd, 2014News & Views → Eye on "Palestine" → Hamas
Israeli Defense Forces have foiled a Hamas terror attack set to take place in Gush Etzion on Rosh Hashana.
Posted on: September 21st, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
An Arab media outlet appears to be having issues with the closure of the Cave of the Patriarchs to Muslims over Rosh Hashana.
Posted on: September 20th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
Ashkenazi Jews begin saying Selichot tonight, the week of Rosh Hashana.
Posted on: September 17th, 2014News & Views → Israel → #EyalGiladNaftali
Naftali Frenkel's mother's message for Rosh HaShana is for the Jewish people to remain united, as one family.
Posted on: September 8th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
There are many ways to let Jews know when it's time to light candles for the Sabbath -- in Tel Aviv, Chabad sends a para glider to fly over the beach.
Posted on: August 5th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
“Today, on Tisha B'Av, the day upon which the Holy Temple was destroyed, we came together with hundreds of Jews to the Temple Mount to fulfill the commandment of being in the holy place, to pray there for the welfare of the IDF soldiers who are defending all of Israel..."
Posted on: July 31st, 2014News & Views → Eye on "Palestine" → Gaza
Israel's Chief Rabbis give ruling exempting IDF soldiers from fasting on Tisha B'Av.
Posted on: June 10th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
Kosher barbecue experts, fire up your grills! You will be tested in southern Connecticut this fall.
Posted on: June 3rd, 2014News & Views → Business and Economy
The Israeli cow is considered a global leader in milk yields, with the highest national milk and milk solid yields in the world according the Israeli Dairy Board.
Posted on: May 19th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
Police report that tens of thousands of people visited the grave of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai in Meron this year. It’s become a popular tradition in Israel to visit Meron on Lag B’Omer. There were fewer complaints of traffic jams, as police didn’t allow private transportation to the site.
Posted on: May 18th, 2014News & Views → Jewish → Holidays
Is this a new Lag B'Omer tradition in the making?
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