"I feel so overjoyed at having saved this man’s life on Purim. It felt to me like I had won the lottery.”
Endangered and locally extinct animals mentioned in the Bible are bred here for possible reintroduction into the Negev desert.
In order to prevent Purim gatherings in Jerusalem, bus and train traffic to and from the city has been blocked starting Saturday night.
“There’s no corona, the corona is ended,” sang one partygoer.
Purim has a unique status of celebrating two days of the Jewish holiday.
The significant changes in the practice of Purim apply mainly to the surrounded cities, out of which we know for certain only about Jerusalem and Jericho.
Health Minister Yuli Edelstein (Likud) attacked the participants in those parties, saying "the jump in morbidity will be registered in your name."
“If the guidelines are not observed, we may find ourselves again facing the closure of educational institutions."
"2,500 years ago another Persian tyrant tried to destroy the Jewish people and just as he failed then – you will fail today.”
According to experts, there are very few extant Esther scrolls from the medieval period in general, and from the fifteenth century in particular.
“The Western Wall is a unique ecological environment that supports its own life forms.”
Edelstein put it: "Those who celebrate too much on Purim may shut us down on Passover."
The health ministry wants to postpone the opening of commerce by ten days, while Blue&White demand starting a staggered reopening immediately.
The program sends Modern Orthodox, Religious Zionist rabbis, and educators to serve in communal and educational leadership positions in Jewish communities around the world.
On Tu BiShvat 1890, Rabbi Ze'ev Yavetz, one of the founders of the Mizrachi movement, took his students to plant trees in Zichron Yaakov, just south of Haifa on the Mount Carmel.
This year it appears that the Palestinian Authority has culturally appropriated Tu Bishvat, in defiance of the law.
99% of the people reading this article may not realize the incredible importance of this year’s Tu B’Shvat.
Jewish Republican Leader Contracted Covid-19 at White House Chanukah Party, Regrets Not Wearing Mask
"Wear a mask,” he told viewers who are planning to celebrate the new year.
At the inclusive kindergarten, children born with multiple disabilities and their non-disabled peers are integrated throughout their daily activities.
Herzliya Mayor Moshe Fadlon deserves a bunch of kudos for his municipality's all-out Chanukah celebrations.
No Kamala, Chanukah is not about Tikun Olam and McLightly Light.
Precautions would have to be taken and the event would be shorter than usual, but it would indeed take place.
Later, after dark, the president lit six Chanukah candles with the men and women of the Valleys Brigade at Metzukei Dragot.
Bringing the desecrated remains to rest . . . reaffirmed the unbreakable bond between the Jewish People, the Land of Israel, and Jewish history and heritage.
“Who would have believed that peace would come to our home in such a glorious way? It is a Hanukkah miracle,” says Western Wall Rabbi Shmuel Rabinovitch.
"The occupation state ... is exploiting every opportunity, and particularly the so-called 'Jewish holidays,’ in order to commit crimes," says P.A. Supreme Sharia Judge Mahmoud al-Habbash.
The site covers an area of 30 acres and only a portion of the Second Temple period's Jericho.
The victim would not allow the perp "to stop us from celebrating our faith and spreading the light, which is the very message of Chanukah."
Powerless Crown Prince of Defunct Kingdom Sends Chanukah Greetings to Post-Holocaust Jewish Remnants
This is so sad, but wait, there's even more "complicated" stuff.
"Everybody knows the tremendous friendship shown by the kings of Morocco and the people of Morocco to the Jewish community there."