Everything You Need To Know About the Tallit

The Tallit is perhaps the most recognizable and universal Jewish ritual object, with a rich history going back millennia. Despite its long history, plenty of questions regarding the Tallit remain, even for people who have been wearing it for years! This guide will tell you everything you need to know about the Tallit, including its […]

73 Fun Facts About Israel

2021 marks 73 years since Israel’s first prime minister, David Ben-Gurion, declared Israel’s independence on May 14, 1948 (the 5th of Iyar) in Tel Aviv only hours before the British Mandate was set to expire. Ben-Gurion was also fighting the clock as it was a Friday afternoon, and Shabbat was only hours away. The 5th […]

10 Incredible Facts About the Israel Defense Forces

Israel’s army has come out in full force over the last few weeks as threats against the Jewish state continue. Known as the Israel Defense Forces, or the IDF, the Israeli Army works year-round and around the clock to ensure that the Jewish state is kept strong and safe and that its borders are always […]