Source: Humans of the Old City
Asaf lost his hands in a horrible accident a week before his bar mitzvah. After many painful surgeries and recuperation, at 14.5, he was able to lay tefillin on his own with the help of his bionic hands. Let’s all wish Asaf a big Mazal Tov! Thanks to @thenextstep.org.il 📷 […]
Source: Israel Defense Forces
So this happened today, Jerry Seinfeld shared a Humans of Judaism story to his Facebook and Twitter!
That’s time that Jerry Seinfeld shared a Humans of Judaism article on his social media. Facebook JERRY SEINFELD AT ISRAEL’S RAMON AIRBASE WITH THE ISRAELI AIR FORCE… Posted by Jerry Seinfeld on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 Twitter JERRY SEINFELD AT ISRAEL’S RAMON AIRBASE WITH THE ISRAELI AIR FORCE https://t.co/k46pAWxRcl Bombing. World […]
🇮🇱❄️ Flag still standing after ‘bomb cyclone’ in Stamford ☃️ 📷 @agold34 🌎 Stamford, Connecticut 📰 Everyone Has A Story, What's Yours? 📧 email@example.com 📱 www.humansofjudaism.com #⃣ #humansofjudaism A post shared by Humans of Judaism (@humansofjudaism) on Jan 8, 2018 at 11:36am PST
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Hi everyone, it’s me, Nikki Schreiber from Humans of Judaism. One of my cousins did an incredible thing. He put together a book tracing our family history back to the year 1470. Titled, ‘Links in a Chain, B’nai Yonah’s Legacy 1470-2011’, “This book testifies to the commitment of our family […]
"A very old man came in to my Starbucks. Halfway through struggling to understand his order through his thick accent, he… Posted by Humans of Judaism on Tuesday, July 12, 2016
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😘✈️ Kissing goodbye to one of EL AL אל על older planes, a 747-400 named “Rishon LeZion”, which has made thousands of journeys across the world.
Did you guys know that El Al planes are named after Israeli towns? Source: StandWithUs
“75 years ago my father was crammed in a ghetto from which he would soon escape only to be hunted from the country of his birth.”
“Today, during Channukah, my son was called to Torah before what remains of our Temple in the reestablished Jewish State – Israel. “Ti-kon Beit T’fi-la-ti V’sham To-da N’za-bei-ach” – Restore my House of Prayer and there we will bring a thanksgiving offering. #NesGadolHayaPo #AmYisraelChai #Shehechiyanu#TearsOfJoy”
🕎 “The Chanukah Song" by Adam Sandler"Okay…This is a song that uhh..There's a lot of Christmas songs out there and uhh..not too many Chanukah songs.So uhh..I wrote a song for all those nice little Jewish kids who don't get to hear any Chanukah songs.Here we go…"Put on your yarmulkeHere comes […]
“It was around the time of the First World War,” said Miriam, “when a group of evil bandits came to town.”
“Pogroms were quite common in Zaporozhe, Ukraine during those years. When they entered the synagogue, they found an old, pious-looking man deep in prayer. They grabbed him by his beard and dragged him through the streets of the town.” “Four days later, he died from the wounds. His family […]
“It was on a Friday afternoon right before Shabbat that this photo was taken. My grandmother realized that this was a historic photo, and she wrote on the back of the photo that ‘their flag wishes to see the death of Judah, but Judah will always survive, and our […]
Jewish volunteers of the British auxiliary territorial service celebrating Hanukkah in Cairo, Egypt, 1942.
Source: Kluger Zoltan, Government Press Office
Source: Sharon Gabay – Art Photographer — in Jerusalem, Israel.
“In the center of this photo is my amazing grandfather, whose family left Poland for New York when he was ten years old. At 21, he was drafted into the Army where he fought in every major battle of World War II – with the exception of D-Day. His service […]
“As a parent, the best way to lead is by example. My husband wakes up with a million things on his mind as he approaches the work day – but he always makes time for Tefillin. All 4 of our children have grown up watching him put Tefillin every morning. […]
🕎 #mood Shavua Tov 🤗 Good Week 🔜 #Chanukah 🎁 Click bio link for Chanukah Gift Guide 🎥 @uncchillel, @hillelintl 🌎 Charlotte, NC 📰 Everyone Has A Story, What's Yours? 📧 firstname.lastname@example.org 📱 www.humansofjudaism.com #⃣ #humansofjudaism A post shared by Humans of Judaism (@humansofjudaism) on Dec 2, 2017 at 6:26pm […]
A Muslim woman covers the yellow star of her Jewish neighbor with her veil to protect her, Sarajevo, 1941.
Source: History In Pictures
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“My grandfather Mikhail Lubarsky who fought the nazis in WWII currently lives in Brighton Beach Brooklyn. He’s 94 years old and was at my house this past Thursday for Thanksgiving and sang the yiddish song “Le Chaim”.
My grandfather was born in 1926 in a small Jewish village called Saroki back then it was a territory of Romania which eventually was renamed Moldova and became part of the Soviet Union. When WWII started my grandfather was only 15 when he was given the task of evacuating his […]