The Ladino Festival at Habimah Theater has been named after Yitzhak Navon.
The two former presidents have been honored with a new gate at the residence.
Keshet Eilon celebrates its 26th anniversary.
The fifth President of Israel, Yitzhak Navon personified a moral and modest leadership, which those currently at the helm of the state, unfortunately, lack.
Remembering Yitzhak Navon, the Jewish state’s fifth president who died last weekend at 94 – one of those unusual figures who found favor in the eyes of nearly all who knew him.
The fifth president was brilliant but modest, erudite in the Bible and Judaism, able to communicate in six languages with cleaning workers and kings, a talented playwright and lover of Jerusalem.
Yitzhak Navon's noble character contributed to the correct impression that Navon was worthy of respect.
Netanyahu calls Navon "the jewel in the crown of Jerusalem."