🏆 What coming together for sport really means! World Cup fans from Israel and Iran unite in Russia! Source: StandWithUs
CONDOLENCES: Charles Krauthammer, a longtime Fox News contributor, Pulitzer Prize winner, Harvard-trained psychiatrist and best-selling author who came to be known as the dean of conservative commentators, died Thursday. Krauthammer was born March 13, 1950 in New York City. His father was from Bolekhiv, Ukraine (then the Austro-Hungarian Empire) and […]
Happy First Day of Summer from #telaviv 🌞 Today is the longest day of the year #summersolstice Source: @niv.glaz
🗽 View from the Top of One World Observatory Source: GO Kosher Travel via Bentzi Sasson
Let’s face it, we love Friends and we love Jewish references. So let’s dive in: Season 1, Episode 7: The One with the Blackout When a blackout hits New York City, Joey stumbles on an old Menorah when in search of candles. Joey: (enters with a menorah, the candles lit) […]
Top Countries by Jewish Population Is your country on the list? Israel USA France Canada UK Russia Argentina Australia Germany Brazil South Africa Ukraine Hungary Mexico Source: @welovemapsandfacts
Dad. #fathersday Source: Humans of Tel Aviv
FIFA World Cup Fans: The Jewish community of Rostov welcomes you! Please contact the Jewish Community of Rostov if you are in the area. Tonight Brazil vs Switzerland at the Rostov Arena.
Visitors pray with others at the resting place of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson to mark the 24th anniversary of the Rebbe’s passing, at Old Montefiore Cemetery in the Queens borough of New York on Friday, June 15, 2018. Tens of thousands of people were expected to visit the resting place, […]
76 Years Ago Today: June 12, 1942 Anne Frank received a blank diary for her 13th birthday.
William Rosenberg, born on June 10, 1916 in Boston, Massachusetts, was an American Jewish entrepreneur who we thank for the yummy donuts and coffee we can buy at almost every corner. Yes, William is the founder of the Dunkin Donuts franchise. William, who went by Bill, was one of the […]
“We are thrilled to wish a BIG Mazal Tov to this beautiful Chicago couple who celebrated their 71st wedding anniversary by making #Aliyah last week in our office in Jerusalem. It’s never too late to become #OfficiallyIsraeli Doris Levitz, 91, now officially known as Devora, and Norman Levitz (who will […]
Anthony Bourdain was an American celebrity chef, author, and television personality. He was noted as one of the most influential chefs in the world. In 2013, Bourdain traveled to Israel for an episode of “Parts Unknown”. In the show he said his father was Catholic and his mother was Jewish, but […]
Andy Cohen visits Yad Vashem: World Holocaust Center, Jerusalem for the first time and his message is powerful.
Andy Cohen visits Yad Vashem: World Holocaust Center, Jerusalem for the first time and his message is powerful. “This is my first visit to Yad Vashem… It was absolutely incredible, unforgettable and very emotional, I’m completely overwhelmed. Even if you think you know, there are points of entry that will […]
These Holocaust survivors stood in the same line at Auschwitz in 1944 — and they just met for the first time
These Holocaust survivors stood in the same line at Auschwitz in 1944 — and they just met for the first time Source: Now This
What do Ehud Shabtai, Uri Levine, and Amir Shinar all have in common? They are the co-creators of an app that makes our lives easier. This app is… Waze! If you aren’t on the Waze train yet, go check it out. Waze is a community-driven GPS navigation software that provides turn-by-turn […]
Mazal of the Day: Bravo’s Andy Cohen at the Western Wall today in Jerusalem, Israel
Check out thisNYPD officer at evening prayer service in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Source: Bentzi Sasson
World Record: The Jewish community of Atlanta, Georgia, has broken the Guinness World Record for the largest cookie mosaic, by building an enormous Israeli flag.
? World Record The Jewish community of Atlanta, Georgia, has broken the Guinness World Record for the largest cookie mosaic, by building an enormous Israeli flag. Congregation Beth Jacob – in the presence of Michael Empric, a judge from Guinness World Records – used about 117,000 blue-and-white cookies on Sunday […]
Together on Fifth to Celebrate Israel What a day in New York City. Photographed above is the Fire Department of New York (FDNY) Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) Government of the State of Israel, Official Delegation March of the Living (MOTL) New York Police Department (NYPD) Bravo’s Real Housewife […]
The Royal Family posted: The Queen presents 101 year old Lieutenant Colonel Mordaunt Cohen with an #MBE at today’s Investiture Ceremony, held at Buckingham Palace. Lt Col Cohen received his MBE for his services to Second World War Education. Every year around 25 Investiture’s are held by Members of The […]
It’s True! Check out his initials on the bottom of the Penny, VDB. Victor David Brenner (born Avigdor David Brenner; June 12, 1871 – April 5, 1924) was a Litvak-American sculptor, engraver, and medalist known primarily as the designer of the United States Lincoln Cent. Brenner was born to Jewish […]
Just moments before Enrique Iglesias took to the Tel Aviv stage, he helped one of his many fans, Sharon Dagah fulfill her dream of meeting the singer, while she battles cancer. Iglesias has said that he never had any second thoughts about performing in Israel, “I’ve sang in so many […]
?? #memorialday Normandy’s largest WWII cemetery is home to 9,387 graves at Colleville-sur-Mer, 149 are marked as Jewish graves. Instead of crosses, these burial sites bear marble Stars of David ✡️ Source: hankewitz.com
SPOTTED: On the Red Carpet at the 2018 Cannes film festival, Polish/French actress Monika Ekiert posted this photo: “Red Carpet for Star ⭐Wars – with one real ⭐ of ISRAEL ?? Dress by Amazing Vietnamese designer @dotrinhhoainam pochette @patetpatcreations” – @monikaekiert
SHABBAT ? SHALOM Source: Bentzi Sasson
#tbt May 24, 1949, 69 years ago today, the Knesset approved the state flag and symbol. Prime Minister David Ben Gurion decided that “on Independence Day the State flag will be raised on every government or public building and on every private home.” Source: Avi Ohayon, GPO Israel
? Dentists that make you smile. This video has gone viral and is making it’s way around the internet. Enjoy! Source: Riverfront Pediatric Dentistry- Eyal Simchi, DMD
Isidor Straus, born on February 6, 1845, was an American Jewish businessman, politician, and co-owner of Macy’s department store. Isidor was born into a Jewish family who lived in Otterberg, Germany. He and his family immigrated to the United States when he was almost 10 years old in 1854. They […]