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AN ETHIOPIAN-ISRAELI spiritual leader participates in the main Sigd holiday prayer gathering at the
COVID-19 restrictions threaten role of Ethiopian Jewish holiday in Israel

Sigd is being observed in a scaled-down fashion this year.

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
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
Jerusalem hosts eighth annual Pianos Festival for free, completely online

Thursday saw the debut of a new project by composer Tom Cohen, featuring guests Dudu Tassa and pianist Omri Mor, which blends the works of Beethoven with classical Andalusian music.

The Journey Through Music History: Celebrating music in Jerusalem

The Magazine spoke to the Ohalecha management husband-and-wife team of Meir-Simchah and Devora Panzer, as well as the center’s musical director, David Frankel, about the upcoming event.

By BEN BRESKY
12/11/2020
21st Jerusalem International Oud Festival - 21 years ago today

Twenty years after it took its first tentative steps into the world of cultural enterprise, the festival has come of age, and is clearly rising to the occasion this time round.

12/11/2020
A theater stage
Roi Segev to be new director of Haifa Intl Children's Theatre Festival

Segev has been a writer and director for many years in theater and for television.

A tale of two festivals

The Israel Festival usually happens around June, but it was moved to September within the restrictions imposed by the Health Ministry.

By MORDECHAI BECK
05/11/2020
Documentation of the working process including: a screenshot of a photo by Dan Robert Lahiani, a fil
Jerusalem's Manofim Festival takes to Zoom for 2020

This year’s online program runs October 27 to 29.

24/10/2020
Jerusalem hosts free Poetry and Song Ushpizin Festival

The vast majority of the shows feature poetry excerpts from various cultures and eras, with some discussion by specialists in the particular field.

30/09/2020
Display by Israel's Embassy in Berlin Light Festival, 2020
'Best of Israeli culture' displayed at Berlin Festival of Lights

"In the place that books were burned purely because of the Jewishness of their authors, the best of Israeli culture in all its forms is displayed in public 87 years later."

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