Magician

At platform 9¾, Harry Potter fans mark 20 years of magic

Twenty years to the day after the first book in the Harry Potter series was published, fans gathered online and in the real world to express their enduring love for J.K. Rowling’s magical creation.

By ESTELLE SHIRBON
28/06/2017
Halla bread
The people sound off

How do people in Israel protect themselves from the evil eye?

tea-leaf reading
It’s not necessarily in the stars

Greer Fay Cashman puts her cards on the table about her fortune-telling experiences.

Tea and spice
Do you believe in magic?

Introducing a series on magical practices in Israel. In Part 1, we explore its relationship with Judaism, and the evil eye.

By RACHEL MYERSON
22/06/2017
David Merlini, fondateur du musée dédié au magicien Houdini
La magie Houdini, plus vivace que jamais

Le plus grand illusionniste de tous les temps possède désormais son musée à Budapest

By TIBOR KRAUSZ
26/02/2017
Spoon-Bender and "CIA agent" Uri Geller
'Spoon-bender Uri Geller was Cold War CIA agent'

The British 'Sun' reports that Geller worked for the CIA; Geller says he only worked on "positive missions" and not on "dark things."

By JPOST.COM STAFF
16/06/2013
Former PM Ehud Olmert after verdict
Analysis: Olmert’s attorneys pull off legal magic

Olmert, if he beats every case against him, may earn the nickname “magician.”

Local celebrity magician Tomer Dudai
Do you believe in magic?

An enchanting array of performers will delight audiences at Israel’s first international Magicians’ Festival.

By ORI J. LENKINSKI
24/04/2012
Museum in Appleton built in Houdini's memory.
A magical holiday in Houdini’s hometown

Appleton has the greatest living authority on the Jewish magician; “Houdini is Wisconsin’s favorite son,” says Sid Radner.

By KEVIN PILLEY
23/10/2010
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