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The celebration of Israeli independence is marked each year on the fifth day of the Hebrew month of Iyar.
From hummus to homemade pita, these are the foods you should enjoy this week.
Multiple version of the Al Hanisim prayer have been composed to thank God for Israel, each emphasizing different aspects of the Jewish state's creation.
While following a tradition of praying for the government, this prayer has some significant differences.
Within Israel and in the greater Jewish world there are differing views as to whether there is a religious nature to Israel's Independence Day.
Religious observance of Yom Ha'atzmaut draw on a variety of Jewish customs.
What can I do if there aren't any other Jews around?
Rabbis Without Borders
During the Holocaust we died in vain. We had no homeland and no state.
Israel Independence Day begins the evening of April 28, 2020
Southern & Jewish
Hi! Remember me? It’s Missy! Last May I was finishing up my ISJL Education Fellowship with visits to two different ...
Last night we moved from Yom Hazikaron to Yom Ha’atzmaut – from Remembrance Day to Independence Day in Israel. We ...
A week after we celebrated the 66th anniversary of the founding of the modern State of Israel, I’ve been reflecting ...
I love making pizza at home, and especially enjoy trying new flavor toppings. Some of our favorites include white pesto ...
The importance of Israel for Jews who do not live there.