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Israel Bans Entry of ‘Four Species’ at Airport, Distributes Free Local Sets

The ban is due to fears of plant diseases and the spread of insects and other pests, even in those brought in for ritual purposes.

European Jewish Cemeteries Initiative, Chabad, Unveils Historic Preservation at Lubavitch Jewish Cemetery

Joseph Popack: “The impact that this small town had has on the entire world is tremendous, and to me personally it means everything.”

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.

High Court Orders State to Explain What Law Limits Jewish Prayer on Temple Mount

A useful clause intended to assist police in an emergency has been turned by police and the prosecution into a de facto legislation favoring Muslim worshipers over Jewish

NYC Council to Name Brooklyn Street After Chabad-Lubavitch Couple

"Their critical work to advance education and civil rights is a model for all of us."

After 500 Years, Bnei Anousim of Central America to Receive Permanent Rabbi

Rabbi Elisha Salas is Shavei Israel's new emissary to the crypto-Jews of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala.

Orthodox Union’s Women’s Initiative Launches New Online Lunch N’ Learn

Viewers will be able to post real time questions and comments which will be moderated by the OU Women’s Initiative.

Bali Presents Unique Kosher Culinary Challenge, Says Chef Sara Black

"I love cooking. It's creative, artistic; I love surprising myself with new capabilities. I love feeding people."

Arabs Attack Jews Entering to Pray at Joseph’s Tomb

The worshipers came under a hail of rocks as they entered the tomb, as did the IDF soldiers who were escorting them.

Daughter of Shas Party Founder Rav Ovadia Establishes New Party

The party list features names from a variety of sides inside Israeli society.

Indiana Synagogue Hit with Anti-Semitic Grafitti

“There can be no equivocation when it comes to rejecting Nazism, white supremacy, and antisemitism."

Israel’s Love Stats in Wake of Tu B’Av

The crude marriage rate was 6.2 for every 1,000 Israelis, which is among the highest in the OECD countries.

Prayers Requested for Rabbi & Rebbetzin Feinstein

The public is asked to pray for the recovery of Shalom Reuven ben Shima, and Chava Sarah bas Ita Devorah.

Tisha B’Av at Jerusalem’s Western Wall: Thousands of Jews Sing ‘I Believe’

With one voice, they sang the declaration of ultimate faith in the coming of Moshiach Tzidkenu, the Messiah, who is expected by Jews at any moment.

The Grieving Habits of Israeli Jews

Four percent of Israeli Jews (almost two hundred and fifty thousand) say they visit the Western Wall on Tisha B'Av.

Joint Initiative to Collect Testimony of Jews from Arab Countries, Iran

Each testimony collected by students will be added to Israel’s National Collection.

Cops Who Arrested Conservative Rabbi for Conducting Illegal Wedding – More Power to You!

In our Jewish and Democratic State, we cannot, as a Jewish community, allow ourselves to be exposed to halachically illegal marriages.

110 Orphaned Academic Scholars Receive Scholarships For Excellence

“It was very exciting and emotional to see students who began their journey in our program finish... with top grades and awards of excellence."

Kosher Supervisor Star-K Parts Company with Starbucks

See the Star-K Starbucks Recommendations Chart inside the article.

Israeli Kashrut Supervisors Protest New Work Conditions

The kashrut supervisors were employed directly by the State of Israel and now are required to work for an outsourcing firm.

The Mezuzah Can Stay

The French tenants association demanded the elderly couple remove their Mezuzah from the door.

IDF’s Commando Rabbi Wasn’t Joking about Rebuilding the Temple

Captain Rabbi Avrumi Levin: In case the Temple is rebuilt, consider this [Tisha B'Av] document null and void.

Report: 55 Complaints Against Ritual Circumcisers in 2017, Out of 75,000 Circumcisions

Attorney Ella Skat of the ITIM Institute asked, “Why not compel mohalim to carry malpractice insurance?”

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