On the flight deck of the USS Germantown. (Patrick Dionne/US Navy)

These 11 Instagram Photos from Around the World Will Inspire You This Sukkot

Check out these snapshots of Jews (and friends) getting their sukkah on.

Sukkot, the holiday of eating and sometimes even sleeping in temporary dwellings, is often referred to as zman simchateinu, or “the time of our joy.” With that in mind, we scoured Instagram for the best images of people preparing for and enjoying the holiday.

1. Girl Power in Brooklyn

2. Family Time in Boulder

3. Congregation Hovevei Zion in Mizoram, India

A post shared by Shavei Israel (@shaveiisrael) on

4. Is That A Large Doghouse?

A post shared by Nikki (@nikki.kopelson) on

5. Aerial View

A post shared by Calev Myers (@calevmyers) on

6. The Lego Sukkah

A post shared by Yanky Ascher (@yankyascher) on

7. In Krakow, Poland

8. Working on the Roofing

A post shared by Ealz (@ealz) on

9. In Lodz, Poland

10. Outside a Church

A post shared by Kim Soles (@solescreates) on

11. A Sukkah made of Magnatiles!

View this post on Instagram

Our Magna-Sukkah party is on Thursday, October 10th from 7-8:30 pm! Kosher pizza, fresh fruit, and kosher snacks included! Have you signed up yet? ⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ SPECIAL OFFER: Visit the world's first magnetic tile sukkah at Genius Gems in Millburn, NJ during Chol HaMoed Sukkot (October 15-20, 2019) and receive $5 off each regular priced ticket. Register in advance using discount code SUKKOT (valid online only). Cannot be combined with other offers. •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ •⠀⠀ #geniusgems #geniusgemsllc #stem #kids #family #momlife #amazing #localbusiness #kidsatplay #playmatters #newjersey #inspiremyinstagram #momsofinstagram #STEMprojects #learningideas #instalike #sukkot #njmoms #photographykids #sukkahousut #stemeducation #playbased #sukkah #millburnnj #everydaymoments #glowinthedarkparty #magnatiles #playmags #glowinthedark #njmoms

A post shared by Genius Gems (@geniusgemsllc) on

Discover More

This Map Shows Where to Get the Best Bagel in Every State

You don't have to travel to New York for awesome bagels.

Exodus 33:12-34:26: Observing the Festivals

The Torah reading for the Shabbat that falls on the intermediate days of Sukkot.

The Best Falafel in NYC

7 places that make the best falafel in New York City.

Must-Know Sukkot Words and Phrases

Key terms for the holidays of Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah.

What Is A Sukkah?

Dwelling for Sukkot.

Celebrating Sukkot without a Sukkah

How to creatively approach the fall harvest holiday, even if you can't build a hut.

Sukkot for Families

Creative tips for the happiest time of the year.

Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah at Home

Although both Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah are curiously bereft of special home customs, both are full festivals marked by holiday meals, special blessings, and a prohibition on work.