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(photo credit: Machon Meir Network)
It was a magical gift Sami received that took him back in time to pre-exodus
Egypt, from where he may – or may not – take part in the dramatic exit of the
Israelites from slavery. And no less importantly, find his way back in
This is the storyline of a highly popular televised children series
broadcast online by Arutz Meir, which earlier this week launched a special
Pessah series dubbed into English.
The new channel, available at
www.meirkids.com free of charge, will show the educational endeavors of Asi and
Tuvia, two of the stars of Arutz Meir’s children channel.
Head of Machon
Meir Rabbi Dov Bigon, whose institute is behind the television stations, said
that the idea behind opening the station’s content to an English-speaking
audience came to him while on a trip to the US. While there, educators bemoaned
the lack of educational and Jewish content available to Jewish
The success of Arutz Meir in Israel led him to believe that it
would work with English speakers as well.
“We think that the new channel
will serve the children – but also parents and educators abroad in strengthening
their Judaism and Zionism – which is an important mission for us,” he said on
Bigon himself is also part of a new series in the works of
bedtime stories to be broadcast on Arutz Meir children’s channel, which offers
movies and programs aimed at a religious and young viewership.