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Haredi Kids’ Paper Shuns Israeli Flag

Haredi Kids' Paper Shuns Israeli Flag

On the eve of Independence Day, the Israeli flag seemed to adorn virtually every home and car across the country; but it was hardly mentioned in an article published that day in an ultra-Orthodox children’s paper, which featured a thorough review of the flags of the world. Last week’s edition of the paper, Haverim (“Friends”), [...]

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AllJewishLinks.com Newsletter Issue #6 - November 30, 2011

Rabbi Yona Metzger announced the discovery of a special goose species that tastes like pork. This presented a culinary and halachic revolution, as it offered a solution that allows religious and traditional Jews to discover the taste of pork. Israeli producer Aviv Giladi is named the CEO of Icon UK, one of Hollywood’s largest production [...]

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History Timeline of Jewish People in America

History Timeline of Jewish People in America

1630 Holland captures Pernambuco, Brazil from the Portuguese and invites Jewish settlement. A significant Jewish community develops in Recife.  (Recife is the 4th largest metropolitan area in Brazil with 4,136,506 inhabitants. 1649 Solomon Franco was a merchant, who was granted a weekly stipend by the Puritan authorities on the condition that he leave on the [...]

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Traditional Jewish ceremonies

Baby naming ceremonies Every individual is born different. They say that no two individuals are alike, twins may look identical, but not everything about them is the same. But what’s special and unique about each and every one of us, is our names. One of the most exciting times for a parent is naming their [...]

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Passover Splendor

Cherished Objects for the Seder Tableby Barbara Rush ‘Why is this night different from all other nights?’ The festival of Passover, which commemorates the liberation of the Israelites from slavery in Egypt, is the most widely observed home holiday in the Jewish calendar. The central event of this week-long celebration is the seder feast, held [...]

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A Night To Remember

The Haggadah of Contemporary Voicesby Mishael Zion and Noam ZionIllustrated by: Michel Kichka The people behind A Different Night, the Family Participation Haggadah, are two of the most creative and witty minds in Jewish publishing today. When they team up with Israeli illustrator Michel Kichka, we are treated to a truly different haggadah experience. A [...]

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Passover Splendor

Cherished Objects for the Seder Tableby Barbara Rush ‘Why is this night different from all other nights?’ The festival of Passover, which commemorates the liberation of the Israelites from slavery in Egypt, is the most widely observed home holiday in the Jewish calendar. The central event of this week-long celebration is the seder feast, held [...]

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First Steps in Hebrew Prayer

The Most Important Jewish Prayers, Blessings and Principlesby Dr. Danny Ben-Gigi Learn Jewish prayer for beginners with the friendliest prayer tutorial. Hear every prayer and blessing on the enclosed CD. See text in English, Hebrew and transliteration.A Book and a CD or Tape Together! This best-seller beautiful book provides an easy and pleasant start with [...]

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Passover Splendor

Cherished Objects for the Seder Tableby Barbara Rush ‘Why is this night different from all other nights?’ The festival of Passover, which commemorates the liberation of the Israelites from slavery in Egypt, is the most widely observed home holiday in the Jewish calendar. The central event of this week-long celebration is the seder feast, held [...]

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Six13 A Cappella

With a Back Street Boys sound to it, the production of this recording is very slick. All songs are originals by group members, using, among other texts, traditional Hebrew prayers and parts of the worship service. Lyrics are printed on the liner notes - most songs are in Hebrew (the exception being the hard-edged statement [...]

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Songs of Israel

Songs of IsraelDVD/NTSC - 32 songs in Hebrew with English transliteration for you to sing along! God, people, land and, of course, food… These are the things that make a country what it is. Israel, unique amongst the nations of the world, is also the most diverse religiously, ethnically, geographically, and culinarily due to its [...]

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Eco -Ardyn Halter

This natural yet elegant Ketubah includes pressed wild flowers and ferns in the actual fabric of the paper. Additional floral forms are embossed into this exquisite hand-made paper endowing it with a tactile beauty. 20″x 26″ About the Artist Ardyn Halter was born in London England. Halter was raised in a traditional home, a factor [...]

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Passover Splendor: Cherished Objects for the Seder Table

Barbara Rush Publisher: Stewart Tabori & Chang “Why is this night different from all other nights? The festival of Passover, which commemorates the liberation of the Israelites from slavery in Egypt, is the most widely observed home holiday in the Jewish calendar. The central event of this week-long celebration is the seder feast, held at [...]

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A Night to Remember - The Haggadah of Contemporary Voices

Haggadahs-R-Us, Noam Zion (editor), Mishael Zion (editor), Michel Kichka (illustrator) Publisher: Zion Holiday Publications This one is different! — And it can make a real difference at your Seder. 156 pages full color, soft cover Table Talk. Bring this haggadah to the table and turn your Seder into a lively exchange of ideas. Full of [...]

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