Holidays

Shavuot in Kibbutz Yehiam

The festival in Kibbutz Yehiam in northern Israel for the Jewish holiday of Shavuot, which marks the wheat harvest in Israel and the day when God gave the Torah to the nation of Israel at Mount Sinai. Yehiam, May 17, 2021. Photo by Sara Yahimovich/TPS

Lag BaOmer at Mount Meron

The Boyan's Hassidic leader prays after lighting the first bonfire, the symbol of the holiday, at Mount Meron during the celebration of Lag BaOmer, the Jewish holiday which commemorates the death of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai. Meron, May 22, 2019. Photo by Kobi Richter/TPS *** Local Caption *** האדמו"ר מבויאן מממש את זכות ...

Jerusalem Arabs celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Israeli police maintain the order in the Muslim Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem during the Arab celebration of Eid al Fitr, the Muslim religious holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting. Jerusalem, May 1, 2022. Photo by Eitan Elhadez-Barak/TPS

Holy Light ceremony on Saturday of Light in Jerusalem 2018

Christian worshippers attending the Holy Fire ceremony of Saturday of Light in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem. According to the belief the holy light emanates within Jesus Christ's tomb and spread to the world. Jerusalem, Apr 7, 2018. Photo by Kobi Richter/TPS *** Local Caption *** שבת האש הקדושה שבת האור ה ...

Slichot at the Western Wall

Jewish men wear masks and pray Slichot (forgiveness) at the Western Wall which has been divided into capsules. Jerusalem, Sep 12, 2021. Photo by Shalev Shalom/TPS

The Israeli Air Force airshow

Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II - The Israeli Air Force airshow on Israel's 69th Independence Day in Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv. May 2, 2017 Photo By: Kobi Richter/TPS *** Local Caption *** המפגן האוירי של חיל האוויר הישראלי

Selichot at the Western Wall

Jewish people praying Selichot ( forgiveness ) at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. Jerusalem, Oct 4, 2019. Photo by Yaron Blustein/TPS *** Local Caption *** ?????? ? ???? ?????? ? ??????? ??? ??? ???? ? ??? ????? ????? ????? ?????? ???? ??? ????? ??

Christmas in Jerusalem

Christmas lights in the streets of Jerusalem. Jerusalem, Dec 14, 2021. Photo by Shalev Shalom/TPS

Holy Light ceremony on Saturday of Light in Jerusalem 2018

Christian worshippers attending the Holy Fire ceremony of Saturday of Light in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem. According to the belief the holy light emanates within Jesus Christ's tomb and spread to the world. Jerusalem, Apr 7, 2018. Photo by Kobi Richter/TPS *** Local Caption *** שבת האש הקדושה שבת האור ה ...

Purim Party in Tel Aviv

Celebrating the Jewish holiday of Purim at a costume party in Tel Aviv. Mar 22, 2016. Photo by Hillel Maeir/TPS *** Local Caption *** פורים חג יהודי מסיבה תחפושות תל אביב