Yearly Archives: 2014

1 January is Sylvester Day יום סילבסטר

Once you know the history of Sylvester Day, you will just consider 1 January just a regular day and not a day to party. Israeli society flows according to the Jewish calendar. Schools and businesses are closed on Shabbat, and the whole country shuts down on Jewish holidays like Yom Kippur. For that reason the […]

Hanukkah-The 8th night with Chickens

Why Make Aliyah Sherut Leumi – National Service The Chanukah Map – Sites of the Maccabees 166-161 BCE For more information about Hanukkah go to: http://www.jr.co.il/t/chanukah-map/index.html THE MAGICAL DREIDEL Posted by Rabbi Farhi – December 17, 2015 – Breishit, Parsha http://thinkingaboutme.org/the-magical-dreidel/ THE MAGICAL DREIDEL An incredibly interesting question was asked by R’ Zacharia Wallerstien. The […]

Cell Phones:The Day Einstein Feared Has Arrived

20December2014 http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-12-20/day-einstein-feared-has-arrived Via BostonBob at Jim Quinn’s Burning Platform blog Read More about the dangers of Smartphones and Texting Is Social Media The New Tobacco? What you can turn into using a Smartphone like an iPhone Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? Cell Phones and Cancer How to protect yourself from Cell Phone radiation Texting and-Driving […]

REACTING TO ACTS OF TERROR IN ISRAEL

From a school principal which is good for everyone to do: Think about the importance of two letters: A & R.   A representing “Awareness” and R representing “Responsibility”. Awareness meaning being aware of what is happening around you when you are outside the home. We recommended that you don’t walk around the streets with your […]

I Am Israel

This is Israel. (HD) The Volunteers: Answering the Call of History Mark Twain in the Holy Land, 1867, and the Innocents Abroad http://ameicainpalestine.blogspot.co.il/2013/11/mark-twain-in-holy-land-1867-and.html Quotations from The Innocents Abroad On Jerusalem It seems to me that all the races and colors and tongues of the earth must be represented among the fourteen thousand souls that dwell […]

A Rosh Hashanah Message 5775 תשע״ה

Mother of Murdered Israeli Teen: A Rosh Hashanah Message A Rosh Hashana Song from Latma For Rosh Hashanah Dream it. Do it. Technion New Year Message      We gather as a nation for the ימים נוראים to proclaim HaShem King and to ask for מחילה.  An individual asking for forgiveness from The King of […]