hello 8 Classic Hanukkah Foods for a Festive Holiday All 8 Nights

Oct 24, 2021  |  By Evelina G

Hanukkah is eight nights, so if you’re planning on making a traditional Jewish meal for every night, you are probably looking for a bit of variety. We’re here to help you expand your menu and learn more about traditional Hanukkah foods, from the classics you probably already know about to more surprising customs from Jewish communities around the world.       Hanukkah foods tend to fall under one or […]

 

hello 10 Popular Phrases You Didn’t Know Came from the Bible

Oct 18, 2021  |  By Evelina G
Hebrew Bible

If you’re an English speaker, you’ve probably heard or used these popular sayings and idioms. But did you know that they all originate from our most holy Jewish text? Check out some of the most commonly used phrases from the Hebrew Bible, or Tanach, along with their original context. And take a moment to take pride in your Jewish heritage and the timeless wisdom of our tradition, still used in […]

 

hello Connect with the Land of Israel with Jerusalem Stone

Oct 17, 2021  |  By Evelina G
Jerusalem Stone

Did you know Israel has its own iconic stone, used by Jews in the Jerusalem area for thousands of years till this day? You might have heard of “Jerusalem Stone” or seen Judaica items made out of it – read on to learn its long history and significance in the Land of Israel! What is Jerusalem Stone? “Jerusalem Stone” is a term used for three types of stone – limestone, […]