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Mark Zuckerberg Surprises Everyone by Blowing the Shofar

Facebook President and CEO Mark Zuckerberg uploaded a video of himself blowing the shofar along with wishes for a happy new year to his...
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Iranian Foreign Minister Wishes Jews Happy New Year

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif tweeted Jewish New Year greetings to Jews in Iran and around the world.“As the sun gives way to...

Israeli tourists return to Sinai: “We’re not scared”

While severe travel warnings caution tourists to stay away from the unstable area, thousands of Israelis chose to spend the holiday in the Sinai...

Tens of thousands celebrate second day of Jewish new year at Israel’s nature reserves

Tens of thousands of Israelis took advantage of the long weekend by visiting the country’s various national parks and nature reserves on Friday. The...

70,000 visit Israel’s national parks during Rosh Hashanah

Israelis did not miss the chance to take advantage of the long holiday weekend and travel, with more than 70,000 people visiting the country’s...

Rosh Hashanah kid-friendly fun in Israel

Jewish Holiday season will start this month in Israel with Rosh Hashanah on September 20. What is Rosh Hashanah, and what can you do...

Watch: Ambassadors to UN wish Jewish people worldwide happy new year

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon uploaded to his Twitter account a shot video in which envoys to the UN wished the Jewish...

5 ways to make this Rosh Hashanah extra sweet

Along with other important customs, no Jewish celebration is complete without its traditional foods. And Rosh Hashanah is certainly no exception! ...

Israel in numbers: Population tops 8.7 million, 26,000 new Olim arrived in past year

The Central Bureau of Statistics has published its end-of-the-year stats ahead of Rosh Hashanah. It shows that Jews account for 74.6% of the Israeli...

Record-breaking demand for lone soldier guests this Rosh Hashana

It's hard for Israelis to imagine anyone missing out on a Rosh Hashana meal or spending the holiday alone- so when it comes to...