Glances in "Jewish World" Category

Inside Jerusalem’s Famed Hurva Synagogue

A close look inside Jerusalem's Hurva synagogue in the heart of the Old City.

PHOTOS: Israel’s First Lady Nechama Rivlin Laid to Rest

Israel’s First Lady Nechama Rivlin was laid to rest on Mt. Herzl Cemetery in Jerusalem on Wednesday.

PHOTOS: Lag B’Omer on Mount Meron

Hundreds of thousands of Jews ascended Mount Meron on Wednesday evening to celebrate Lag BaOmer, the Jewish holiday which commemorates the ...

PHOTOS: WWII Veterans March in Jerusalem in Honor of VE Day

Hundreds of World War II veterans and their families marched in Jerusalem on Tuesday in honor of the 74th anniversary of Victory in Europe ...

Western Wall Undergoes Stability Inspection

The Kotel, the Western Wall, underwent its periodic stability inspection late Tuesday night. The Western Wall Heritage Foundation does a ...

Netanyahu Plants Tree at Knesset Plaza in Honor of Tu B’Shvat

Prime Minister Netanyahu and Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein on Monday planted a tree at the Knesset Plaza in honor of Tu B'Shvat and the ...

Sweet Holiday: IDF Soldiers Eat 10 Tons of Dried Fruits on Tu Bishvat

The Ministry of Defense purchased some 10 tons of dried for the IDF's soldiers in honor of Tu Bishvat. The 10-ton purchase included ...

Celebrating unity in Jerusalem

Jerusalem's first ever Unity Parade, celebrating Israel's connection with world Jewry has kicked off in Jerusalem on Monday afternoon.

Praying at Joseph’s Tomb

Hundreds of Israeli prayer goers were allowed entrance to Joseph's Tomb in Nablus on Tuesday night, guarded heavily by the IDF. According ...

Thousands mark Shabbat Chayei Sarah in Hebron

Thousands of people spent the sabbath in Hebron this weekend to mark Shabbat Chayei Sarah, the Torah portion that describes Abraham's ...