ethiopian jews

Sigd holiday, November 16, 2020
Deputy minister calls for Sigd to be celebrated by all Jews

‘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’

16/11/2020
Thousands of Ethiopian Israelis celebrate the holiday of Sigd on November 27, 50 days after Yom Kipp
Sigd - A sign of social and personal vaccination

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.

By MICHAL AVERA SAMUEL
16/11/2020
AN ETHIOPIAN-ISRAELI spiritual leader participates in the main Sigd holiday prayer gathering at the
Israel prepares for Ethiopian Jewish holiday of Sigd under lockdown

Sigd - a unique Ethiopian Jewish holiday marking the deep connection between the Ethiopian Jewish community and Jerusalem - will be celebrated on Monday.

Pascale's Kitchen: Wonders of Ethiopian cuisine

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.

Aliyah Minister Pnina Tamano-Shata
Pnina Tamano-Shata: From the desert to the Knesset

Tamano-Shata is a proud member of Beta Israel, the formal name for the community of Jews from Ethiopia.

By LAUREN ADILEV
10/11/2020
The time has come to pursue justice for Ethiopian Jews - opinion

Many of us tend to forget, or do not even know, that Sudan was part of the route taken by Ethiopian Jews on their way to Israel.

Einalem Mengesto, who works at the Faitlovitch Collection.
Ethiopian Jewry's biblical texts are disappearing. TAU is saving them.

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.

Outstanding soldier, caught between two cultures

Ethiopian, Bedouin, officer of distinction: Hadas Daniel’s exceptional journey

By TALIA LEVIN
14/10/2020
Ethiopian-Israelis worry that airlift of loved ones won’t get off ground

Many call Netanyahu plan ‘campaign promise’ that highlights lack of serious immigration policy

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
14/10/2020
Aliyah of 2,000 Ethiopians approved by government

"It is time to connect the torn families, embrace them and integrate them in the best way here in Israel alongside their families."

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