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Read all about this momentous occasion in Israel’s history and key step towards Independence, and how the date is honored in Israel today. The 29th of November – known in Hebrew as Kaf Tet b’November – is a date so iconic that there are streets named after it in many Israeli cities: Jerusalem, Ashdod, Petach Tikva, Herzliya, and more. It [...]
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Ranked among the world’s leading art and archaeology museums and one of Jerusalem’s top attractions for Jewish history, the Israel Museum holds countless artifacts that were found throughout Israel and the Jewish Diaspora. Its impressive collection spans the vast history and cultural heritage of both the Land of Israel and the Jewish People from all different time periods, from the [...]
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The Second Temple stood in Jerusalem from 516 BCE to 70 CE and was the focal point of Jewish religious and national life, as well as the most magnificent and important building in Jewish history. It was the meeting point between the Jewish people and the Divine, where sacrifices were offered, sins were forgiven, harvests were celebrated, musicians heralded the [...]
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During Rosh Hashanah 2021, we welcomed the beginning of the Hebrew year 5782. While it may feel like just another year, 5782 is a big deal in the Land of Israel — it is a shmita year. What does shmita mean? How does this affect Jewish communities outside of Israel? Where does this shmita thing come from? We have the [...]