Pesach VII

Passover; the Feast of Unleavened Bread

Yom HaZikaron & Yom HaAtzmaut – Israeli Memorial Day & Independence Day

Since the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948, four new holidays have been added to the Jewish calendar – Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day), Yom HaZikaron (Memorial Day), Yom HaAtzmaut (Independence Day), and Yom Y’rushalayim (Jerusalem Day, which celebrates the reunification of the city in 1967). In Israel, these days are observed as national holidays; […]

Erev Shavuot

Festival of Weeks; commemorates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai

Shavuot I

Festival of Weeks; commemorates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai