As Purim approaches, thousands of Israeli children and families grapple with poverty
Posted on: May 4th, 2012News & Views → Photo of the Day
A mother in Beitar Illit (pronounced “ee-leet”), in the Judean Mountains west of Gush Etzion, 6 miles south of Jerusalem, lights Shabbat candles together with her daughter. Beitar Illit, named after the ancient Jewish city of Beitar, was established in 1984 and initially settled by a small group of young Religious Zionist families. The city […]
Posted on: May 3rd, 2012News & Views → Photo of the Day
We met these fine soldiers down in the Jordan Valley where they serve at the equivalent of a US Army MASH unit. In addition to taking care of soldiers all across the valley, they also make time for the occasional Palestinian who comes up to their compound when he or she need better quality medical […]
Posted on: May 2nd, 2012News & Views → Photo of the Day
Several different Tel-Aviv Segway touring companies take folks on this unique atroll along the First Hebrew City’s marina, port and beach promenade, the Tayelet. You owe it to yourself to experience gliding from the Hilton to the old Jaffa port when all you have to exercise is your sense of balance – watch out, no […]
Posted on: May 1st, 2012News & Views → Photo of the Day
A silhouetted soldier extends his arms to the sky. Here’s hoping for a sunny day wherever you are on the planet.
Posted on: April 30th, 2012News & Views → Photo of the Day
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with his son Yair, at the funeral of the Prime Minister’s father, Benzion Netanyahu, in Jerusalem on April 30, 2012. Benzion Netanyahu died at the age of 102, early Monday morning, in his home in Jerusalem.
Posted on: April 9th, 2012News & Views → Photo of the Day
This year's Priestly Blessing in Jerusalem drew thousands of Jews (and a few gentiles as well) to the Western Wall. Take a look at these pictures and maybe you too can partake of the Biblical blessings.
Posted on: April 3rd, 2012News & Views → Israel
As Israel and the Jewish world prepare for the 5772/2012 Pesach holiday and pilgrimage, JewishPress.com is proud to present a photo essay illustrating the colorful season of Passover in Israel.
Posted on: April 3rd, 2012News & Views → Jewish
The air at the event in Jerusalem was rife with the kind of excitement one finds in rock concerts. The thick crowd pushed, shoved, pressed, retreated temporarily, then pushed as relentlessly and eagerly as before. If the core idea of the entire event was to urge our Redemption from above by starting it down below, then this one had to have cut through a whole bunch of "klipot."
Posted on: March 13th, 2012News & Views → Israel
Life did not go on as usual today in southern Israel as this photo-essay will show you.
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