‘We did not invent the wheel. We kept one of the most important days in the history of the people of Israel, no less than Yom Kippur’
The Sigd holiday enables Ethiopian Jews to do communal introspection, become stronger, unite and to dream of a better future: a mutual and spiritual future in Jerusalem.
Sigd - a unique Ethiopian Jewish holiday marking the deep connection between the Ethiopian Jewish community and Jerusalem - will be celebrated on Monday.
I dedicate my column this week to the traditional foods eaten by the Ethiopian Jewish community to celebrate Sigd, as well other dishes that are eaten on a daily basis.
Tamano-Shata is a proud member of Beta Israel, the formal name for the community of Jews from Ethiopia.
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The students who have just begun their studies in the 2020-2021 academic year are all Ethiopian Israelis with Bachelor's degrees, who are eager to preserve and study their heritage.
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"It is time to connect the torn families, embrace them and integrate them in the best way here in Israel alongside their families."