Prime Minister Naftali Bennett takes a hike; opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu stays home.
Movers and shakers in Israeli society
The Jewish Agency's main Passover Seder took place at the Jewish emergency center in Warsaw, Poland, while another one took place in Budapest for thousands of Jewish refugees from Ukraine.
Nechama Leibowitz redeemed traditional commentary. We have needed 25 years to come to terms with her absence.
The seders were held in multiple languages, including English, Hebrew, French and Russian.
Thousands of Ukrainian Jews are preparing to celebrate the Jewish holiday in dozens of group seders – both in Ukraine and outside it.
Movers and shakers in Israeli society.
It makes sense to choose Elijah because in the Bible he does not die – he is carried up to heaven in a whirlwind (II Kings 2:11). Since Elijah did not die, he should be the one to return.
One of the central commandments at the Seder is drinking four cups of wine. It might be understood that drinking a lot of wine makes a person feel free. But why four cups?
This week, I’m bringing you recipes for easy salads that can be made at the last minute, and served at your table at the Seder or the other Passover meals.