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Jewish Holidays

Celebrate and observe the Jewish holidays: Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Simchat Torah, Hanukkah, Tu Beshevat and more.

 A POSTER from the late 1940s depicting the Shavuot festival in Israel.

Shavuot: The beauty of the Jewish Torah, agricultural holiday

 THE APPLICATION of ‘international law’ to Israel has become farcical. Pictured: ICC Prosecutor Karim Khan seen April 25.

Shavuot 2024: A new 10 commandments for Israel and Jewish destiny

Shabbat candles

Shabbat candle-lighting times for Israel and the US

 PHARAOH’S ARMY engulfed by the Red Sea, by Frederick Arthur Bridgman, 1900. ‘The wind dropped, the waters flooded back, and the entire Egyptian force was drowned.’

Miracles do happen: A look at the biblical splitting of the Red Sea

 Visitors watch sunrise from Mount Sinai in Egypt, where Moses is believed to have received the 10 Commandments.

Passover 2024: The Jewish experience and learned wisdom

By Stanley Ringler
 The first American depiction of the Four Sons. (‘Haggadah for Passover,’ Hayyim Liberman, Chicago, 1879)

The Kaplan Collection brings Passover to life

 ONE ACCEPTING the yoke of heaven enters into a relationship of love and friendship with God.

Shabbat Passover: Song of love, longing, and illumination

 A depiction of the Roman triumph celebrating the conquest of Jerusalem on the Arch of Titus in Rome, featuring the menorah and other items taken from the Second Temple.

The story of Passover: Jewish-Roman wars and the power of friendship

 ‘THE TREES can teach us about embracing change, as they are always shedding their skin. Letting go of the old layers to make room for new growth.’

Passover: Universal lessons from the environment


Passover 2024: Five hidden gems of Israel to experience on Hol Hamoed

 THE HAGGADAH by Meshullam Zimmel from 1719.

Passover: The storied Haggadot of the National Library of Israel

 NO MATTER what traditions people bring to the Seder, the constant is the Haggadah.

Passover 2024: The different Jewish traditions for the Seder night

 Photos of the Bibas family, thought to be held hostage in Gaza, are seen at a Passover ceremony in Kibbutz Nir Oz, on April 11, 2024.

What lessons can we learn from the Haggadah this Passover?

 THE SEDER takes place, last year, in the Land of Israel.

This Haggadah can help you have a Zionist Seder this Passover

 A FAMILY participates in their Passover Seder in 2023.

How the Israel-Hamas War shadow looms over the Passover Seder

 Ultra Orthodox Jews prepare Matza, traditional unleavened bread eaten during the 8-day Jewish holiday of Passover, in Jerusalem on April 9, 2024.

Passover: What you need to know about the Jewish holiday

 A traditional Seder table setting.

Passover during war: Why is this Seder different from all other Seders?

 ISRAELI AMBASSADOR to the UN Gilad Erdan shows a video of Iranian drones and missiles heading toward Israel, at a UN Security Council meeting in New York City, April 14.

Passover 2024: Finding God's presence as the Jewish state fights to survive

 DISTINGUISHING US from the Greeks: Seder cups, 1790-1810, Jewish Museum of Switzerland.

The duality of the Passover Seder

 CHILDREN WALKING in Tekoa, located in Judea and Samaria, 2019.

'Raizi and the Passover Plans': A book for ages 9-120

 THE SPONGEBOB SquarePants extravaganza at Dizengoff Center.

Passover 2024: Activities to do throughout Israel

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