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Tunisia Seeking UNESCO Recognition for Jewish Priests’ Island

20 Iyyar 5777 – May 15, 2017
The Jewish population of Djerba consisted mainly of kohanim (priests), and some claim that they are the only bona fide kohanim we have today.

Soldiers Barred from the Temple Mount on Independence Day for Saluting

6 Iyyar 5777 – May 2, 2017
'The ban was issued without proper authority and we will take steps against it in the courts.'

Yom Hazikaron 5777 – Watch the Ceremony Live

5 Iyyar 5777 – April 30, 2017
Yom Hazikaron, Israel's Memorial Day for the Fallen Soldiers of Israel and Victims of Terrorism, has begun in Israel, on Sunday night.

Watch: ‘Home’ – Nefesh B’Nefesh on Yom Ha’atzmaut 2017

An emotionally charged video to accompany the joyous occasion and celebrate the millions of Jews for whom Israel is home.

Record Increase In Jewish Temple Mount Visits During Passover

22 Nisan 5777 – April 18, 2017
More and more Jews are taking advantage of the opportunity to visit our holiest site.

The Modern Jewish Home – Serenity Now! … even on Chol HaMoed Trips! [audio]

17 Nisan 5777 – April 13, 2017
Keeping the family entertained AND maintaining your sanity.

The Tamar Yonah Show – Passover Panic! [audio]

25 Adar 5777 – March 22, 2017
Passover cleaning made easy? No, Passover cleaning made JOYFUL.

Custom Ordered Rabbis

24 Adar 5777 – March 21, 2017
People, communities, need to build relationships with their leaders. And the leaders have to be able to understand and relate to their followers.

Two Torah Scrolls Added to Prague’s Old-New Synagogue

22 Adar 5777 – March 20, 2017
The Old New Synagogue or Altneuschul, located in Josefov, Prague, is Europe's oldest active synagogue and the oldest surviving medieval synagogue of twin-nave design.

Tackle the Tabernacle

5 Adar 5777 – March 3, 2017
Can't handle those blueprint Torah portions? Can't understand the knobs and flowers on the Menorah? Don't worry about it - Moses has a tough time too! Rabbi Mike Feuer joins Rabbi Yishai for a discussion that is part engineering, part art, and 100% the sweet Torah of Zion. Plus: your emails!

Kosher Food is Going Global!

12 Shevat 5777 – February 8, 2017
The Largest Worldwide Online Delivery Marketplace for Kosher Travelers!

Not Volunteering on Thanksgiving? Here Are 7 Ways to Help Feed the Needy Now

23 Heshvan 5777 – November 24, 2016
Here's 7 easy ways to help others this Thanksgiving.

Jewish Singer and Songwriter Leonard Cohen, 82 [video]

10 Heshvan 5777 – November 11, 2016
Leonard Cohen passed away this week at age 82.

#TRUMPORTUNITY

The Trumportunity of a lifetime!!! Yishai speaks in front of a gentile audience as Donald Trump wins the US presidency! Share the moment and learn what the improbable victory could mean for Israel. Then, a powerful Spiritual Cafe about the Torah portion of Lech Lecha (starts at hour 1 minute 19). Rabbi Mike Feuer and Yishai discuss God's call to Abraham to leave his native land, go to the Promise Land, fight wars, circumcise his flesh, and finally, perfect the whole world. Finally, Aliyah Day is born as a celebration of the ingathering of the exiles to Israel!!

2000 Years of Jewish Culture Exhibition at London’s Shapero Rare Books

2 Heshvan 5777 – November 3, 2016
Bernard Shapero said that “the whole exhibition shows the positive side of Judaism. There’s no Holocaust material or anti-Semitic material, which forms a large part of collecting in this field.”

‘Holy Trash’ Exhibition Turns Lost Synagogue Books into Stone [video]

26 Tishri 5777 – October 28, 2016
My Genizah is a hard-edge, personal commentary on the making of the Jewish archive from the documents of the Genizah.

Survey: Vast Majority of Israeli Businesses Prefer to Stay Shut on Shabbat

11 Tishri 5777 – October 13, 2016
The vast majority of respondents said staying closed or open on Shabbat should be left to them to decide, while 19% preferred that the decision be enforced by the authorities.

Top Jewish Foodies at ‘Devil’s Thumb’ in Colorado

17 Tishri 5776 – September 30, 2015
Top restaurateurs, chefs, farmers, entrepreneurs, bloggers, cookbook authors and other Jewish food world stars are at The Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort in Colorado’s Rocky...

Milan Fashion Celebration Suffers Yom Kippur Blues

12 Tishri 5776 – September 24, 2015
Earlier in the month, Rosh Hashana overshadowed New York Fashion Week, with shows by Carolina Herrera and Tommy Hilfiger suffering the consequences.

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