Jewish Holidays

Freedom’s Flag

May 4, 2006, by

A photo slideshow in honor of Yom Ha’atzmaut With stripes inspired by the tallit (Jewish prayer shawl) and a Star of David as the common symbol of B’nai Yisrael from Biblical times, the flag of The State of Israel blows in the breeze. First displayed in Rishon-LeZion in 1885, it can be seen here from […]

Pesach in Pictures

April 26, 2006, by

A VISIT TO THE MATZAH FACTORY A Photo Story View Slideshow Many like to take part in the mitzvah of matzah, personally going to bake the matzot. Each finds some aspect of the process to contribute to. Every year, erev Pesach, my father, and many others, take a trip to the matzah factory to bake, […]

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