Feast of Weeks in 21th Century Style

Feast of Weeks in 21th Century Style   One of the Shalosh Regalim, the tree biblical pilgrimage festivals and marks the conclusion of Counting the Omer, Shavuot occurs on the sixth day of the Hebrew month of Sivan. Long days at work, busy time, family and other engagements mean that we don’t have the freedom […]

Celebrating Jerusalem

Jerusalem’s Day is just around the corner. It is an Israeli national holiday commemorating the unification of Jerusalem in the aftermath of the Six Day war in June 1967. This year the celebrations will take place on 4th-5th of June. Jerusalem is not only a sacred city, the capital city of Israel and a place […]

The Ultimate Lag BaOmer Experience

On the 33rd day Counting of the Omer, Lag BaOmer arrives and it is celebrated in the memory of Bar Kokhba revolt and defeating the Romans. Sweeping hidden corners and collecting wood supplies around the city, choosing the ideal location for the bonfire are only two of the things involved in having a fantastic Lag […]