National Religious / Yom Yerushalayim

Today is YOM YERUSHALAYIM (Jerusalem Day)

B”H Exactly 50 years ago, the Israeli army liberated Jerusalem’s Old City from the Jordanian occupation. However, YOM YERUSHALAYIM (Jerusalem Day) is an annual holdiday in Jerusalem. The most famous event is the flag parade where thousands of Jews wave Israeli flags and march from Sacher Park down to the Kotel (Western Wall). Today after … Continue reading

Jerusalem News / Yom Yerushalayim

Many Jerusalem Streets closed due to “Jerusalem Day” celebrations and Donald Trump

B”H Starting tomorrow afternoon, various streets in Jerusalem will be closed to traffic. Jerusalem is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Six – Day – War and the liberation of the Old City from the Jordanian occupation. After the Israeli army liberated the Old City in June 1967, Jews gained free access to the Western … Continue reading

Anti - Israel Policies / Media / My Videos / Yom Yerushalayim

Yom Yerushalayim and how the international media is twistig facts

B”H Last night I heard that the international media is, once again, bashing Israel and twisting facts. This time it is about Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) and Israel being falsely accused of forcing Palestinian shopkeepers to close their businesses. Every year on Yom Yerushalayim, the famous March of the Flags or also called Dance with … Continue reading

Jewish Concepts / Judaism / Rabbi Moshe Chaim Luzzatto / Shabbat Times / Teshuva / Torah Parasha / Yom Yerushalayim

Parashat BECHUKOTAI and the Meaning of Reward & Punishment in Judaism

Photo: Miriam Woelke   B”H Parashat BECHUKOTAI is the last Parasha in the Book of Leviticus (Sefer Vayikra). Next Shabbat we are starting to read the Book of Numbers (Sefer Bamidbar). At least in Israel because I think that Diaspora Jews are still a little behind due to the seventh day of Pessach. This week’s … Continue reading