What Does A Carrot Symbolize?

Carrot – Gezer Every year at the beginning of fall, Hebrew people all over the world are celebrating the birth of humanity, and the beginning of new Hebrew Year. Because according to the Hebrew believe Adam and Eve were born in this time of the year, and with them, the perception of time was born … Continue reading

August 30, 2018

Holidays of Israel

Happy Hanukkah! (and a free book)

Shalom le’kulam, Today is the first day of Hanukkah and we wish you a hearty Chag Sameach (Happy Holiday). Since Hanukkah is not just the Festival of Lights but also a season of miracles, we will shake a few surprises out of our sleeves during the next eight days. And yes, of course there’ll be freebies, too. … Continue reading

December 8, 2012

Holidays of Israel

Why Do We Celebrate Lag BaOmer ?

Before we answer this question, we have to ask even more profound questions: 1) What is the Omer ? 2) What is the counting of the Omer ? 3) What is Lag BaOmer ? I shall try to answer these questions one by one, and build a general picture. Please feel free to comment or … Continue reading

May 23, 2011