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First-ever International Talmud Quiz in Jerusalem, Dec. 2019

12 year-old Israeli wins First International Talmud Quiz

The competition was held for both parents and children at the Jerusalem Theater and was an initiative of the Talmud Israeli project.

Archaeological discovery helps prove Babylonian conquest of Israel

The current find is one of the oldest and perhaps the most prominent in its historical significance, as the Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem is a major moment in Jewish history.

Rav Druckman with Mr. Kurt Rothschild..

Marathon Talmud study session unites national-religious community

Some of the most senior rabbis in the national religious community participated in the study session.

 People’s Talmud creator Gedaliah Gurfein exhibits his repository of Talmudic wisdom at the General

People’s Talmud launches online

The new resource will contain 7,000 entries from the pages of the Talmud to make the wisdom of the ancient Jewish text accessible and relevant to all.

Maimon Cohen

Bringing the synagogue to the stage

The A’irra Shachar concerts feature four styles of bakashot.

SKIERS RIDE a ski lift on Mount Hermon in the Golan Heights

Halacha matters: Fighting the dark after the festival of light

Growth, transformation and renewal can take place on numerous levels only when we appreciate that transitions are often an opportunity.

AN IRAQI RESIDENT walks past an old building destroyed during an electrical fire in Baghdad in 2011.

Remembering Baghdad

The exodus of the Jews from many parts of the world is frequently and sadly sometimes a precursor for other forced migrations.

Age-old superstitions: Amulets and talismans from the ‘Angels and Demons Jewish Magic Through the Ag

Double, double toil and trouble: Exploring modern-day witches

People may buy into magic in private, but many sectors of the modern world don’t tend to embrace such beliefs, viewing them as ridiculous or weak.

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