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Holocaust and Hanukkah: Judaism's survival from attempted annihilation - opinion

The seminar and study day was held as the world marked 80 years to ‘Wannseekonferenz’ followed closely by the Jewish people’s celebration of Hanukkah.

By YISROEL FRIEDMAN
30/11/2021
Jewish refugees from Triploi arrive in Haifa.

Israel commemorates expulsion of Jews from Arab lands

The underlying message by all the speakers was that more than two thousand years of the achievements and traditions of Jews in Arab lands had been largely ignored in Israel.

Israeli archaeologists dig up new info on Sanhedrin era in Yavne

The site, like many others nationwide, is open to the public to tour and take part in a number of events throughout Hanukkah for Israel Heritage Week.

29/11/2021
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On This Day: UN passes 1947 Palestine partition plan

The plan was accepted by many Jews, albeit some with reluctance due to territorial concessions, but was opposed by Arab leaders, leading to the plan's failure and the start of war.

29/11/2021

Historic Hanukkah sling stone discovered in South Hebron Hills

The 3 cm. projectile carries the name of Diodotus Tryphon, a Greek king who reigned over the Seleucid Empire from 142-138 BC.

Large asteroid stronger than nuke heading towards Earth late December

2018 AH is estimated to be around 190 meters long, similar to the Tunguska asteroid, meaning it would be far more powerful than a nuclear bomb.

26/11/2021

Hanukkah: The history, rules and traditions of the Jewish Festival of Lights

Hanukkah is not one of Judaism's most important or holy holidays, but it is one of its most well-known.

26/11/2021
A man stands in fron of closed Eyup Sultan Mosque during the first day of Ramadan and the second of

Archaeologists discover 14,000-year-old settlement in Turkey

Stone tools and bones were also found, all dating back to the Epipaleolithic Period.

Is there a secret history of Jewish women publishing Hebrew books?

A look into fake title pages on Hebrew books and the role of female publishers.

By LEVI COOPER
26/11/2021

The untold true story of the ‘other’ Schindler - book review

The Lost Café Schindler: The difference between family, history and truth.

By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
25/11/2021
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