Albert Einstein was born 139 years ago today, March 14, 1879. Source: The Israel Project
Western Wall employees remove millions of handwritten notes from between the ancient stones. The notes are placed in a repository in accordance with Jewish law, with the laborers – working under the supervision of Western Wall and Holy Sites Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz – taking care to not read their content. […]
#ShavuaTov! 800 Jews from around the world at JLI – The Rohr Jewish Learning Institute Land and the Spirit tour, enjoying a musical #havdalaoutside the old city walls at the Jaffa Gate in Jerusalem. Source: Bentzi Sasson
The Abuhav Synagogue is a 15th-century synagogue in Safed, Israel, named after 15th-century Spanish Rabbi and kabbalist, Isaac Abuhav. Its design is said to be based on Kabbalistic teachings. According to tradition, Rabbi Abuhav designed the synagogue and his disciples erected the building in Safed when they arrived in the […]
#JerusalemMarathon this morning in Israel Did you or someone you know run in this year’s marathon? Tag them in the comments! Source: GO Kosher Travel via Bentzi Sasson
Meet Hannah Senesh. A Jew, a feminist, a paratrooper, and above all else, an individual whose story exemplifies bravery & courage. In 1944, Senesh parachuted into Yugoslavia as part of a group of paratroopers whose mission was to rescue Hungarian Jews about to be deported to Auschwitz. As she crossed […]
I am woman hear me roar! #InternationalWomensDay
Matzah Bakery preparing for Passover. Kfar Chabad, Israel. Have you ever baked Matzah before? Source: Bentzi Sasson
Meet the Tzarfati twins, Tahel and Liel, in the best Purim costumes ever! Photo: Spivak – Israel’s Sport Center for the Disabled
A Guide to Purim Customs! Stories! Food! Costumes! Things tend to get a little confusing (especially when alcohol is involved), so we’re here to make it simple. “Mishenichnas Adar Marbim B’simcha” “When the month of Adar arrives we should increase our joy” When Is Purim? Purim falls on the 14th […]
“Happening right now in Tel Aviv, Ichilov Hospital children’s department. Volunteers “Angels” disguised in Superman, Batman, Spiderman…a.s.o. distributing “Mishloach Manot” to every child through the windows of their rooms. That’s my country!!!!” – Simon Gleicher
You know it’s almost #Purim when… Transformers are spotted at the Western Wall Purim: Begins Wednesday at Sundown
“On the left is a picture of my grandfather, Naftali Deutsch, born in Munkacs, an area which is now Ukraine, holocaust survivor, veteran of the War of Independence of Israel (1948) and author of “A Holocaust survivor in the footsteps of his past”. On the right is a picture of […]
Guinness World Records: The largest Megillah The largest Megillah is 19.59 m² (210.87 ft²), created by Itzhak Shayer (Israel) in Rishon LeZion, Israel, on 13 March 2017. This Megillah was created so that all attendees in the synagogue would be able to read the scroll. Megillat Esther, the book of […]
So… the Dead Sea can support 600lbs of offensive lineman. @mitchschwartz72 #nflvoices pic.twitter.com/GYytvsBLWO — Geoff Schwartz (@geoffschwartz) February 17, 2018 Geoffrey Isaiah “Geoff” Schwartz (born July 11, 1986) is a former American football offensive guard and author. He was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the seventh round of the 2008 […]
🤙🏼 Window cleaners give some Purim entertainment at Shneiders Children’s Medical Center in Petah Tikvah, Israel.
Window cleaners give some Purim entertainment at Shneiders Children’s Medical Center in Petah Tikvah, Israel. #PURIM: Coming Soon
AJ Edelman is a four-time Israeli National Champion in the skeleton event and Israel’s representative at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. Edelman holds Israeli track records on almost every track he has raced on, and competed in two World Championships for Israel (2016, 2017). He is Israel’s most […]
Athletes of Israel arrive during the Opening Ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium, Pyeongchang county, South Korea.
Athletes of Israel arrive during the Opening Ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 #Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium, Pyeongchang county, South Korea. Source: Vos Iz Neias Israel will compete at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, from February 9 – 25, 2018 Meet the team. Source: timeout.com Adam […]
#shavuatov Good Week from Beautiful Jaffa, Israel Source: @stateofisrael
Today’s Spark by Esther In this weekly torah portion minute we talk about Moshe’s ascent to the heavens… Check out more from Esther on her youtube channel: Click here.
Noted. Source: Taglit-Birthright Israel
#SuperMoon over Jeruslaem Source: The Israel Project
“My mom always had a strong work ethic. After she passed away when I was in high school, I did my best to become more like her, to help everyone around me and put my own needs aside for everybody else. I am now a Company Sergeant in the Paratroopers […]
🚀🇮🇱 “Desde el espacio, Israel luce tal como es: muy pequeño y muy hermoso.” Ilan Ramon. Hace 15 años, el 01 de Febrero de 2003, perdimos al Col. Ilan Ramos, un piloto combatiente de la Fuerza Aérea Israelí y el 1er astronauta israelí para la NASA. Ramon fue el especialista […]
“From space, Israel looks just like it is: very small and very beautiful” – Ilan Ramon 15 years ago, February 1st 2003, we lost Col. Ilan Ramon, an Israeli Air Force fighter pilot & Israel’s 1st astronaut for NASA. Ramon was the space shuttle payload specialist of STS-107, the fatal […]
🌳 Happy Tu B’Shvat from Israel #TuBeshvat is the Jewish “New Year of the trees”. On Tu B’Shvat we plant trees for future generations. Tu is the number 15 in the biblical numbering system (which uses the letters of the Hebrew Alphabet). B’ is Hebrew for “in”. Shvat is the […]
Feliz Tu B’Shvat desde Israel #TuBeshvat es el “año nuevo de los árboles” judío. En Tu B’Shvat plantamos árboles para las futuras generaciones. Tu es el número 15 en el sistema numérico bíblico (el cual usa las letras del Alfabeto Hebreo). B’ es el hebreo de “en”. Shvat es el […]
Today is Holocaust Remembrance Day. A day to honor the Holocaust Victims. May we never forget. #WeRemember pic.twitter.com/iinponofd2 — Gal Gadot (@GalGadot) January 27, 2018 Gal Gadot Tweets #WeRemember in honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
#WeRemember January 27, 2018 International Holocaust Remembrance Day Source: ידיעות אחרונות Yedioth Ahronoth