Articles in "Culture"

8,571 Books Were Published in Israel in 2018

8,571 books were published in Israel in 2018, an increase of 879 titles over the 7,692 books published in 2017, according to the National ...

Literary Figure Max Brod’s Stolen Papers Transferred to Israel After Protracted Battle

Thousands of papers written by Jewish writer, composer and playwright Max Brod were transferred to Israel's possession after a prolonged a ...

Survey: Israelis Prefer State and Religious Law Over Western Values

Israeli Jews are more influenced by the laws of the country and their religious values than by the values of the Western world when they ...

Israel Wishes Muslim World a Ramadan Kareem

Israeli officials issued greetings to the Muslim world in honor of the month of Ramadan, while Jerusalem has undertaken a special project ...

WATCH: Hand-Made Matzahs Prepared in Just 1 Minute!

Well OK,....not really one minute, but definitely within the required 18 minutes for the Matzahs to be Kosher for Passover. Get a quick ...

Rare 1952 US Military ‘Korean War Haggadah’ Finds New Home in Israel

The National Library of Israel has recently purchased an extremely rare Haggadah printed in Korea for the use of US military personnel in ...

66 Years After Being Composed, Jazz Suite Inspired by Israel Visit Comes to Life

Ben-Gurion University on Sunday hosted the first Israeli performance of the King David Suite, written 66 years ago by legendary jazz ...

Just in Time for Purim: Persian Jar Decorated with Mask Found in Jerusalem’s Old City

A fragment of a clay jar decorated with a human face dating back to the Persian period was discovered in the Givati parking lot excavation ...

Israel’s National Library Joins Google’s Virtual Exhibit Showcasing Humanity’s Best Inventions

Google Arts & Culture recently launched the "Once Upon a Try" exhibit, the largest online display about inventions and discoveries ever ...

Rivlin after Oscar Win: ‘Proud to be Israeli’

President Reuven Rivlin on Monday sent a message to Israeli filmmaker Guy Nattiv, congratulating him after he was awarded the Oscar for the ...