Yom Yerushalayim 2021, also known as Jerusalem Day, will be celebrated in Israel from sundown on Sunday, May 9 to sundown on May 10. While some communities outside of Israel celebrate Yom Yerushalayim, there are plenty of people who have never heard of the occasion. Whether this is your first or your 50th Jerusalem Day, read on to learn more about the holiday! What is Yom Yerushalayim? Yom Yerushalayim is […]
The Star of David is the most recognizable sign of Jewish identity, pride and unity. So where did it come from?
Mother’s Day in the United States is celebrated on Sunday, May 9, 2021. While the holiday isn’t religious per se, Judaism has a strong tradition of honoring our mothers and the other strong women who raise us, take care of us, guide us, and make us the people we are today. Within the Tanakh (also known as the Hebrew Bible), there are dozens of women mentioned. In honor of Mother’s […]