Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel urged Israeli consumers to begin buying fresh fruits grown in Israel for their celebrations, noting that dried fruits became traditional only due to the difficulty in successfully transporting fresh produce from Israel to places around the world.
About two thousand Jewish visitors participated in the event.
“Farmers are today’s pioneers, and Israel’s agricultural produce is among the best in the world.”
Last year the president celebrated only with Jewish members of Congress who were supportive of him.
"We will still be holding the Hanukkah celebration in the market square. The attackers want to intimidate us, but they won't succeed."
The gold cache was found hidden between two stones on the side of a well, in a house in a neighborhood dating to the Abbasid and Fatimid periods, some 900 years ago.
"I remember when I was in military service, there were several Haredi soldiers with me. We did not change our way of life and we did not try to change our comrades’ way of life. We were all brothers in arms.”
A miracle did not take place for us / A can of oil we did not find.
Most Israeli Jews partake in several Hanukkah activities, such as eating sufganiyot (doughnuts) and latkes (79%) and giving Hanukkah gelt (64%).
"Women and girls are welcome to light at our stand."
“You brought a spirit of heroism and nobility that was sorely tested on the difficult journey you undertook."
Dancing and singing in Efrat in memory of Ari Fuld.
Herzog urged the dancers to simply keep the commandment of “love thy neighbor” – “Ahavat Yisrael, Ahavat Yisrael, Ahavat Yisrael.”
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The sukkah was erected by a group of foreign office employees from various departments and diverse backgrounds, which is dedicated to promoting religion and faith.
"And every firstling of an ass thou shalt redeem with a lamb; and if thou wilt not redeem it, then thou shalt break his neck."
In Arab Newspeak, every Jew is a settler and every Jew who visits the Temple Mount is, in fact, storming the Al-Aqsa mosque.
Of course, this entire drama would have been prevented had there been even a couple of Reform or Conservative Jews to celebrate Chol Ha'Mo'ed at the Kotel.
The public is asked to pray for the complete recovery of Moshe ben Sarah.
"It is forbidden to provide a livelihood to the villains of Gaza at the expense of the farmers who suffer from their persecution."
“I apologize to the Jewish community of Gdansk. In the city of Freedom and Solidarity, we respect all religions and do not accept acts of hooliganism," the mayor said.
Rabbi Getz came to Uman with the last strength in his body to stay near Rabbi Nachman's gravesite during the days of Judgment.
"We are one people, with a shared history and a shared future. We share a commitment to the future of the Jewish people, despite our differences."
"Tashlich is a good time to reevaluate, to see where we have missed our mark.”
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"All my life I've heard that's the hardest deal to make, and I'm starting to believe that maybe it is. But I will say that if it can be delivered, we will deliver it."