bible

Who are the “little foxes” in Song of Songs (2:15)?

Recently, we started a new series on our Hebrew Youtube channel about selected Bible verses. In the following episode we’re taking a closer look at Song of Songs, 2:15: “Take us the foxes, the little foxes, that spoil the vineyards; for our vineyards are in blossom.” In order to make this series more accessible for Hebrew … Continue reading

January 19, 2017


children

Taking Care of Orphans

They tell the story about Shmuel’s father, that people used to deposit orphans’ money in his place as a trust. Why there? Because Shmuel’s father used to hide that money in the inner space of a millstone. One sunny day Shmuel asked his father: “Father, father, where do you hide the orphans’ money?” And the father answered: “In the … Continue reading

February 14, 2012


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The Morning Star and Leah Goldberg’s Doe

When Leah Goldberg was 8 years old she started learning Hebrew in Kaunus (Kovno) Lithuania, and after only six months she learned the language! She turned to be the first Hebrew secular female poet: she had translated poetry and plays and was a literature professor in the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. She was among the … Continue reading

May 26, 2011


children

Cute Butterfly פַּרְפַּר נֶחְמָד Parpar Nechmad

Cute Butterfly פַּרְפַּר נֶחְמָד Parpar Nechmad is the name of a Israeli kids TV Program which was produced in the 80s and 90s. The program dealt with different topics such as seasons of the year, holidays, families and friendships: The situations were introduced by actors/ singers conversing with puppets. The puppets were: Shabi שבי the snail, … Continue reading

May 19, 2011