From Indian independence in 1947 until 1956, there was no synagogue in the capital city. After its construction in 1956, the synagogue served as the unofficial Israeli Embassy โ€” until 1993, when India and Israel established diplomatic relations and an official embassy was set up. Now the synagogue serves the […]

Every city. Every town. Everyoneโ€™s invited. COUNT ME IN! It all started in South Africa in 2013, when Chief Rabbi Dr Warren Goldstein called on the community to keep the Shabbat of 14 October together โ€“ to astonishing effect. In the days and weeks that followed, communities across the Jewish […]

ืœืคื ื™ ืฉื ืชื™ื™ื ืื ื™ ืขืœื™ืชื™ ืœืืจืฅ ๐Ÿ’œ โ€œTwo years ago George moved to Israel to come live w/ me. I moved a month earlier to set up our apartment to make his transition as easy as possible. Some days I wake up and think, I can’t believe I adopted a big […]

Sandy Koufax born Sanford Braun on December 30, 1935 is a former American Major League Baseball (MLB) left-handed pitcher. He pitched 12 seasons for the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers, from 1955 to 1966. Koufax, at age 36 in 1972, became the youngest player ever elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. […]