Jerusalem Day began at sundown on Thursday, celebrating the liberation and reunification of Israel's eternal capital.
The Jerusalem Municipality, the Western Wall Heritage Foundation, the Office for Jerusalem Affairs and Heritage, and the Jerusalem Development Authority for the Development of Jerusalem will hold a special festive broadcast on Thursday.
In their petition to the High Court, the flag dance parade organizers demanded to be permitted to form a human chain from the city center to the Western Wall, with 3,000 participants.
Everyone is invited to register for the free live-streamed Yom Yerushalayim Concert.
At some point, violent rioting began, including the throwing of rocks and other objects at the police, as well as forceful resistance to the police’s instructions.to leave the scene.
According to data analytics, more than 40,000 Jewish people of all ages gathered online for this inspiring event.
Meanwhile, on Mt. Meron, some of Israel's religious leaders lit legal bonfires.
Fifty participants celebrate with the Rebbe of Boyan as he lights the bonfire on Mount Meron; musicians and singers provide music for dancing.
The revolt lasted about five years, causing heavy casualties among the Roman legions – so much so that they had to deploy large military units from around the Roman Empire to complete their ranks.
After coming out of a month-long coma, Eli' beer's first question was, "When is Pesach?”
Six ambulances, two MICUs, a command vehicle and other designated emergency vehicles will be deployed in the field.
Police will block off Mount Meron and the surrounding area with checkpoints. Israelis are also reminded: no local bonfires this year either.
The directive was issued in order to prevent the gatherings that could lead to the subsequent return of multiple COVID-19 coronavirus infections.
"We feel the need to salute and put in the center those who are really at the forefront," said Air Force Manpower Chief Brigadier General Itamar Reichel.
And just to help you appreciate the rare beauty of Park HaYarkon on this Independence Day, see how the same park looked on Independence Day, 2014.
"Chai" -- sung by Israelis from the balconies around the country as Independence Day got underway, is a symbol of Israeli survival.
“We urge the public to comply with the health directives and follow police orders to make sure the citizens of Israel remain safe."
“I remember the first Yom Haatzmaut, and here we are today, 72 years later and I am together with you. Yom Atzma’ut Sameach, my dear ones!”
"The initiative was created to show we still remember and honor each and every one of the people who died and show our support for their families."
Chabad Rabbis in Israel Prohibit Emissary to Katmandu Hani Lipshitz from Lighting Independence Day...
Lipshitz, for her part, posted a message on Thursday on the Facebook page of Chabad of Kathmandu, announcing she preferred to give up the honor and avoid the turf war altogether.
She called her family in Bnei Brak for help, but Bnei Brak was under a lockdown, and no one would have been to leave town, much less enter the quarantine hotel.
In 2008, Palatnik revealed that she had donated one of her kidneys to a stranger.
"Demand is higher than on any other Passover I remember, and the amount of eggs we marketed in the last month is significantly higher than our normal market share."
The sale remains in place until conditions allow for people to go to the mikvah.
Pesach programs are now taking calls from customers who want a refund, and getting one is not always simple.
Obviously, now it's time for Rabbi Pearl's people at Zomet to come up with a gramma version of Zoom.
"And for the Jews there was light and happiness and joy . . . "
"Judaism belongs to all of us and therefore needs to be made accessible to everyone."
The Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest archive offers several Purim-related images.
The 1933 Adloyada featured a puppet of Adolf Hitler riding a horse with a sign saying "kill Jews" on its neck.