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An Israeli’s Guide to Feeling Great this Winter

The middle of January is pretty much the same all over the northern hemisphere (unless you live in Florida!). It’s bitterly cold and achingly tempting to stay huddled indoors with heating, Netflix and steaming hot drinks. Januarys in Jerusalem are icy and bitter, with bone chilling winds and either glaring sun or grey clouds and […]

The Hebrew Language

Hebrew is the language of the Jewish people. It is composed of 22 letters, read right to left, and like most ancient Semitic languages its origigal alphabet has no vowels. However, eventually a system of dots and dashes was instituted to indicate how words were to be pronounced. There are several types of Hebrew script. […]