613 Mitzvot

613 Mitzvot The basic concept in Judaism relating to practice is the Mitzva, a commandment from HaShem. The Torah helps people to lead a life that will be inline with HaShem's laws. Moses ben Maimon, Maimonides, carefully wrote down all of the...

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248 Positive Mitzvot

248 Positive Mitzvot 1 Believing in HaShem Ex. 20.2 2 ...

365 Negative Mitzvot

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Aleph-Bet

Learn the Aleph-Bet The Aleph Bet, the Hebrew Alphabet (the Hebrew Alphabet), has 22 letters (five of which appear in a different form at the end of a word) which are all consonants. Hebrew is written from right to left....

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BeMidbar

  BeMidbar (Numbers)   BeMidbar means "in the wilderness" and it is the fourth book of the Torah. It begins with the census of the tribes and continues with the journey through the wilderness. ...

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Bereshit

Bereshit (Genesis) Bereshit means "in the beginning". The is the first book of the Torah and it tells the story of the creation, the patriarchs and matriarchs (people like Abraham, Sarah, and Jacob), and goes on to tell...

Bereshit 1st Aliyah Hebrew

Bereshit 1st Aliyah Hebrew Bereshit   בְּרֵאשִׁית Genesis 1:1–6:8 First Aliyah               1:1   In the beginning G-d created the heaven and the earth. Bereshit bara Elohim et hashamayim ve'et ha'arets. בּ...

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Bereshit 2nd Aliyah Hebrew Bereshit   בְּרֵאשִׁית Genesis 1:1–6:8 Second Aliyah               2:4   These are th...

Bereshit 3rd Aliyah Hebrew

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Bereshit 4th Aliyah Hebrew

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Bereshit 5th Aliyah Hebrew

Bereshit 5th Aliyah Hebrew Bereshit   בְּרֵאשִׁית Genesis 1:1–6:8 Fifth Aliyah               4:19  And Lamech took unto him two wives; the name of one was Adah, and the name of the other Zillah. Vayikach-lo...

Bereshit 6th Aliyah Hebrew

Bereshit 6th Aliyah Hebrew Bereshit   בְּרֵאשִׁית Genesis 1:1–6:8 Sixth Aliyah               4:23  And L...

Bereshit 7th Aliyah Hebrew

Bereshit 7th Aliyah Hebrew Bereshit   בְּרֵאשִׁית Genesis 1:1–6:8 Seventh Aliyah               5:25  And Methuselah lived a hundred eighty and seven years, and begot Lamech. Vayechi Metushelach sheva ush...

Bereshit Crafts

Bereshit Crafts Creation Panels Materials List 7 large sheets of paper or one very large piece of paper Poster paint Sponges and brushes for paint collage materials glue Each of the panels are one day of creation....

Bereshit Haftara Hebrew

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Bereshit Hebrew

Bereshit Hebrew Bereshit Beginning Tsehlem Image Melechto His work Adam Adam Havah Eve Kayin Cain Havel Abel...

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Blessings

Basic Blessings According to the great Jewish philosopher Moses Maimonides (know as RaMBaM), there are three types of blessings: Blessings Birchot Hanehenin Birchot Hamitzvot Birchot Hodaah Birchot Hanehenin...

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Braiding Challah

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Carrot Tzimmes

Shabbat Recipes Carrot Tzimmes Large bunch of carrots Oil Flour Salt Honey Cut carrots into thin slices. Saute carrots lightly in oil. Add 1/4 cup of water and let simmer until carrots are almost soft. Add...

Challah

Shabbat Recipes Challah 1/2 cup Oil 4 teaspoons salt 1 tablespoon sugar 1 Cup boiling water 1/2 cup cold water 2 packages of dried yeast 1/3 cup warm water 3 eggs 7 cups flour sesame or poppy seeds (optional) ...

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Chayay Sarah Puzzle

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Devarim

Devarim(Deuteronomy) Devarim means "words" and is the fifth book of the Torah. It is Moses' view of the journey and it concludes with the death of Moses...

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Haftara Noah

Haftara Noah Isaiah 54:1 - 55:5 Sing, childless women, you who have not given birth. Break into a song, and cry aloud for the children of the abandoned are more numerous than the children of the married wife, says HaShem. ...

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Hanukkah

Hanukkah Hanukkah starts at sundown on: 12 December 2017 at sundown (25th of Kislev, 5778) 2 December 2018 at sundown (25th of Kislev, 5779) 22 December 2019 at sundown (25th of Kislev,...

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Hanukkah Traditions

Hanukkah Traditions Hanukkah is the story of a great victory of the Jews over the Syrian-Greeks. In 165 BCE, led by the Hasmonean family of Mattathias the High Priest and his youngest son, Judah, the Jews succeeded in evicting the Syrian-Greeks...

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Hebrew Calendar

Hebrew Calendar The Hebrew (Jewish) calendar is a lunar calendar that is adjusted. It divides time according to the cycles of the moon. To understand what that means you need to become a moon watcher. Some nights the moon is full and round and on...

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Israel Facts

Israel Facts Israel Geography Israel Government Israel Climate - Flora & Fauna Israel History Timeline Israel Maps Israel Prime Ministers Israel Presidents Israel Symbols More facts...

Israel Timeline

Israel Timeline     1948 State of Israel proclaimed. 600,000 Jews in the land. (5 Iyar 5708 - - 14 May 1948) End of British Mandate - 14 May Israel invaded by five Arab states (15 May) War of Independence...

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Jewish Holidays

  Jewish Holidays Rejoice in your festivals; celebrate in gladness. V'sa-mahta b'hageha v'ha-yita ah sameyah. ...

Jewish Songs

Jewish Songs for Children Here are some great songs for home and classroom. Mi She-Tov Lo If you're happy and you know it Mi She-Tov Lo (If you’re happy and you k...

Judges

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Ketuvim

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Kosher

Kosher :: Jewish Dietary Laws Basics of Kashrut Just an introduction about the laws concerning being kosher and a few 'how-to' hints. Kosher list A list of animals, birds and fish -- What is and is...

Lag B'Omer

Lag B'Omer Lag B'Omer comes between Passover and Shavout, between spring and summer. It is the thirty-third day of the Omer. The word "lag" (ל״ג) means thirty-three - Lamed (ל) is thirty & gimmel (ג) is three (total of 33 when you add them toge...

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Mattoth Puzzle

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Modern Heroes

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Nevi'im

Nevi'im (Prophets) The Books in Nevi'im English Name    Transliteration Hebrew Joshua Yehoshua Judges Shofetim 1 Samuel Shmuel Aleph 2 Sa...

Noah Crafts

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Noah Hebrew

Noah Hebrew Yo-NahDove HamHam - Son of Noah NoahNoah GueshemRain KeshetRainbow ShemShem - Son of Noah

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Omer

Counting the Omer According to the Torah we are to count the days between Passover and Shavuot Every night, from the second night of Passover to the night before Shavuot, we recite a blessing (you can click on the correct day below) and state...

Parashat Shemoth

Parashat Shemoth Exodus (Shemoth) 1:1 - 6:1 Israel's Growth These are the names of Israel's sons who came to Egypt with Jacob, each with his family: Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Zebulun, Benjamin, Dan, Naphtali, Gad and...

Parsha Puzzles

Parsha Puzzles   Bereshit Bereshit Puzzle Noah Puzzle Lekh Lekah Puzzle VaYera Puzzlev Chayay Sarah Puzzle Toledoth Puzzle Vayetze Puzzle VaYishlach Puzzle VaYeshev Puzzle Miketz Puzzle ...

Passover

Passover (Pesach) Passover or Pesach is an eight day celebration beginning on the 15th of Nisan. Click on the pictures above for more information about the...

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Places in Israel

Places in Israel Ashdod -- אשדוז Ashkelon -- אשקלון Beersheba -- באר שבע Dead Sea -- ים המלח Elat -- אילת Golan Heights -- הגולן Haifa -- חיפה Hebron -- חברון Jerusalem -- ירושלים ...

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Presidents

Israel Presidents     Chaim Weizmann 1949 - 1952 Itzhak Ben-Zvi 1952-1963 Zalman Shazar 1963-1973 Ephraim Katzir 1973-1978 Yitzhak Navon 1978-1983 Chaim...

Prime Ministers

Israel Prime Ministers David Ben Gurion (1886-1973) 1949 - 1954 Mapai Party Moshe Sharett (1894-1965) 1954-1955 Mapai Party David Ben Gurion (1886-1973) 1949 - 1954 Mapai Party Levi...

Purim

Purim Purim is a great holiday of fun food and festivity for everyone. It is the celebration of a great victory and our survival as a Jewish...

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Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah Rosh Hashanah Happens: 9 September 2018 at sundown (1st of Tishrei, 5779) 9 September 2019 at sundown (1st of Tishrei, 5780) 18 September 2020 at sundown (1st of Tishrei,...

Rosh Hodesh

Rosh Hodesh Rosh Hodesh is the head or beginning of every Hebrew month which begins it is marked by the appearance of the new moon It is either a one or two day celebration depending on the month itself. Click on the pictures...

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Sh'lach Puzzle

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Shabbat

Shabbat Shabbat is the holiest day in the Jewish calendar and it is also a holiday that happens each week, Friday...

Shabbat Blessings

Shabbat Blessings Blessing the candles to begin Shabbat     Baruch ata Adonai, Eloheynu melech ha-olam. asher kid-shanu b'mitzvotav, v'tzivanu l'hadlik ner shel Shabbat. I praise Adonai, who is Lord and Ruler over...

Shabbat Lesson modules

Modules for Jewish Learning Shabbat Modules Introduction to Shabbat and it’s traditions When does Shabbat stop and start? What do you do to prepare for Shabbat? What do the students do at home during Shabbat? Traditions w...

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Shavuot

Shavuot Shavuot is a two day festival (one in Israel) it is to celebrate the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai. Shavuot falls on the fiftieth day after the beginning of Passover. Click on the Icons to...

Shemini Atzeret

Shemini Atzeret Shemini Atzeret ("The Eighth Day of Assembly") celebrated on the 22nd day of the Hebrew month of Tishri, right after the Festival of Sukkot. According to the Torah (BeMidbar) - "On the eighth day you should hold a solemn gathering;...

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Shemoth

  Shemoth (Exodus)   Shemoth means "Names" and it is the...

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Shushan Purim

Shushan Purim Shushan Purim (the 15th day of Adar) is the day on which Jews in Jerusalem and Shushan (in Iran) celebrate Purim. The Book of Esther explains that while the Jews in non walled cities fought their enemies on the 13th of Adar and rested...

Simchat Torah

Simchat Torah Simchat Torah ("Rejoicing with the Torah") annual cycle of reading the Torah is completed and begun again after a festival parade of the Torah scrolls. Simchat Torah festivities begin with the evening service. All the synagogue's...

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Sukkot

Sukkot   Sukkot is the festival of booths or Chag Ha-Sukkot. It is a seven day holiday that begins on the fifteenth day of Tishrei, five days after Yom Kippur.   Sukkot Happens at sundown on: 23...

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Ta'anit Bechorot

Ta'anit Bechorot Ta'anit Bechorot (or Ta'anit Bekhorot - "Fast of the First Born") is a fast day from sunrise until sunset on the day before Passover, the first born male of every Jewish household fasts in commemoration of the 10th plague of Passover,...

Ta'anit Esther

Ta'anit Esther Ta'anit Esther ("The Fast of Esther") commemorates the three days that Esther fasted before approaching King Ahasuerus on behalf of the Jewish people. The original fast that Ester made was on the 14th, 15th, and 16th days of Nisan(the...

Tallit

Tallit   A Tallit (or Tallis) is prayer shawl worn while reciting morning prayers (Shacharit) as well as in the synagogue on Sabbath and holidays. The tallit has special twined...

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Tefillin

Tefillin   Here are the basic steps in wearing Tefillin: 1. To begin with roll up your sleeve on your weaker arm (right handed people left and left handed people...

Terumah Puzzle

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Tetzaveh Puzzle

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Timeline

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Tisha B'Av

Tisha B'Av :: The 9th of Av Tisha B'Av (the ninth of Av) is a day of mourning where we fast. It marks the destruction of the First and Second Temples. Click on the pictures to learn more about the fast. Tisha B'Av...

Toledot Puzzle

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Torah

Torah The Sefer Torah is made up of five books: Genesis Bereshit Exodus Shemoth Leviticus VaYikra Numbers BeMidbar Deuteronomy Devarim ...

Torah Heroes

Torah Heroes Noah (נֹחַ) Abraham (אַבְרָהָם) Joseph (יוסף) Sarah (שָׂרָה) Isaac (יִצְחָק) Leah (לֵאָה) Rebecca (רִבְקָה) Benjamin (בִּנְיָמִין) Jacob (יַעֲקֹב) Moses (מֹשֶׁה) Aaron (אַהֲרֹן) ...

Tribes of Israel

Tribes of Israel Asher Asher was the eighth son of Jacob and the father of the tribe of Asher, one of the twelve tribes of Israel. His mother was Zilpah, Leah's maidservant. Leah named him Asher, saying "Happy am I" (Genesis 30:13). Asher...

Tu B'Shvat

Tu B'Shvat - The New Year for Trees Tu B'Shvat is "The New Year For the Trees" and is celebrated on the fifteenth day of the Hebrew month of Shevat. Click on the pictures to learn more about Tu B'Shvat. ...

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Tzom Gedaliah

Tzom Gedaliah - The Fast of Gedaliah Tzom Gedaliah (Fast of Gedaliah ) is an annual fast day instituted by the Jewish Sages to mark the assassination of Gedaliah Ben Achikam, the Governor of Israel during the days of Nebuchadnetzar, the...

Tzom Tammuz

Tzom Tammuz :: The 17th of Tammuz The 17th day in the Jewish month of Tammuz, Jews fast and lament to commemorate the many tragedies that have befallen our people on this day.

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VaYechi Puzzle

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VaYera Puzzle

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VaYetze Puzzle

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VaYikra

  VaYikra (Leviticus)   VaYikra means "and He called", and it is the third book of the Torah. Most of...

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VaYishev Puzzle

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VaYishlach Puzzle

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Yom Ha'atzmaut

Yom Ha'atzmaut Yom Ha'atzmaut (Israel Independence Day) celebrating the declaration of the state of Israel by David Ben-Gurion in Tel Aviv on May 14, 1948, and the end of the British Mandate in Israel. Although Yom Ha'atzmaut is normally observed...

Yom HaShoah

Yom HaShoah Yom HaShoah ( "Holocaust Remembrance Day" ) was established by Israeli law by David Ben-Gurion the Prime Minister of Israel in 1959. Commemorations range from synagogue services to communal vigils and educational programs. Many Yom...

Yom HaZikaron

Yom HaZikaron Yom Hazikaron, Israel's Memorial Day for fallen soldiers, is April 14-15, 2013. The following day, April 15-16, is Yom Ha'atzmaut, Israel's Independence Day. The days are always linked together in recognition of the fact that Israel...

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur Yom Kippur Happens at sundown on: 18 September 2018 at sundown (10th of Tishrei, 5779) 8 October 2019 at sundown (10th of Tishrei, 5780) 27 September 2020 at sundown (10th of Tishrei,...

Yom Yerushalayim

Yom Yerushalayim Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) falls on the 28th day of Iyar and celebrates the reunification of Jerusalem during the Six Day War that ended 19 years of separation following the War of Independence in 1948. Many people from all...

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Abba Eban

Abba Eban (1915-2002) אבא אבן Abba Eban was a great speaker, statesman and diplomat for Israel. He was born in Cape Town, South Africa and brought up in England. He studied languages in Cambridge and was a lecturer in Arabic from 1938 ...

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Adon Olam

Adon Olam אֲדוֹן עוֹלָם Sung by: Leah Cassorla אֲדוֹן עוֹלָם אֲשֶׁר מָלַךְ בְּטֶרֶם כָּל יְצִיר נִבְרָא לְעֵת נַעֲשָׂה בְחֶפְצוֹ כֹּל אֲזַי מֶלֶךְ שְׁמוֹ נִקְרָא וְאַחֲרֵי כִּכְלוֹת הַכֹּל לְבַדּוֹ יִמְלוֹ...

Aleph

Aleph     Aleph is the first letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Aleph is also the number "One".     Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the...
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Aleph Flash Cards

Aleph Flash Cards A list of the Hebrew flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Aleph (א). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. ...

Aleph Words

Aleph Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

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Ashdod

Ashdod אשדוד Located on the Mediterranean coast, Ashdod was built in 1957 it was incorporated as a city in 1968. The first modern Israeli settlement in Ashdod was made in 1955, and in 1965 the deep water port was completed. Bein...

Australia

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Blessing Eating Bread

Blessing before eating bread (HaMotzi) Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam hamotzi lechem min ha'aretz. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who brings forth bread from the earth. Please note that...

Block Menorah Craft

Block Menorah Craft Materials: 10 Blocks to spell out Hanukkah and two others 9 metal bottle caps 9 Carpet tacks Piece of wood for the base Hammer & Small nail wood glue 1. Pain or stain the wooden...

Book of Jonah Craft

Book of Jonah Craft Materials Long piece of paper Glue Markers Poster board Fold the long paper accordion-style. Glue the poster board to the ends for the front and back covers. With markers or...

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Children's Hebrew Dictionary

Children's Hebrew Dictionary   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun...

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Climate

Israel Climate Climate Israel is located, between 29°-33° north of the equator, which is characterized as a subtropical region, between the temperate zone and the tropical zone. Israel's climate is characterized by much sunshine, t...

Currency

Israel Currency Israel coins are either coins of agorot or shekels. It takes 100 Agaot to make up a Shekel. Agorot coins are of 1, 5, 10 and 50 agorot (or half Shekel), and Shekel coins are of 1, 5 and 10 Shekels. Israel bank notes, paper money,...

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Education Flash Card

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Finger Knit Kippah

Finger Knit Kippah Materials Inexpensive Kippah 1 Skein of yarn (any color) Thread to match yarn Sewing needle Make a chain of slip knots. Cross the end of the yarn over itself forming a circle. Pull...

Forward Flash Card

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founding

State of Israel is Born 5 Iyar 5708 14 May 1948 David Ben-Gurion (First Prime Minister of Israel) publicly pronouncing the Declaration of the State of Israel, May 14 1948, Tel Aviv, Israel, beneath a large portrait of Theodor Herzl,...

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Fruit Crate Craft

Fruit Crate Craft Materials 30 Popsicle sticks Glue Small Saw Felt Tip Marker Small Fruits (Figs, Raisins, Grapes, Etc.) First step: Glue the sticks in place for the bottom and the top of...

Geography

Israel Geography Location Israel is located in the Middle East, along the eastern coastline of the Mediterranean Sea, bordered by Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and Egypt. It lies at the junction of three continents: Europe, Asia and Africa. Geography...

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Government

Israel Government Israel is a parliamentary democracy with legislative, executive and judicial branches. The head of the state is the president, whose duties are mostly ceremonial and formal; the office symbolizes the unity and sovereignty of...

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HaAzinu Puzzle

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Haftara Bereshit

Haftara Bereshit Isaiah 42:5 - 43:10 I have called you to be righteous. I took you by the hand and kept you. I made you into a covenant for the people, a light to the nations, to open the eyes that are blind, to bring...

Hamantashen

Hamantashen 1     Makes 36 cookies Directions 1. To make the filling, simmer the prunes and raisins together in the water, covered, for 15 minutes or until the prunes are softened but still firm. 2. Add the nuts, then put the mixture through a...

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Hanukkah Blessings

Hanukkah Blessings Blessing Cards For Hanukkah

Hanukkah Blessings First Night

Hanukkah Blessings First Night Place the candles in the menorah as you see. The one that is in the taller position (or separated from the other candles) is the Shamash. Use the Shamash to light the candle. To best publicize the miracle,...

Hatikva

Hatikva :: Israel's National Anthem HaTikva is the National Anthem of Israel. It was written by Naphtali Herz Imber in Zolochiv (Ukraine) in 1878. When the State of Israel was declared in 1948 HaTikva became the unofficial anthem. It didn't...

Hebrew Words Kashrut

Hebrew Vocabulary Words :: Kashrut AsurProhibited   MutarPermitted   ShehitahRitual slaughter   ShochetThe one who performs Shehitah   TriefUnfit (not...

Kedoshim Puzzle

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Ki Tavo Puzzle

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Ki Titze Puzzle

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Kiddush Flash Card

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Kitchen Flash Card

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Kosher Basics

Kosher Basics "You shall not cook a kid in its mother's milk" (Ex 23:19) The word "kosher" means "fit" or "proper". It means that something is OK to eat. The laws of Kashrut (dietary laws) come from the Torah and were added to over...

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Lesson Flash Card

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Lulav Flash Card

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Maps

Israel Maps Israel under the Kingdom of David and Solomon - 1000 BCE Israel under the Maccabees - 167 BCE Balfour Declaration committed to reconstruction of the Jewish homeland in what was known as the Palestinian Mandate. - 1917...

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More Facts

More Facts About Israel Population Israel is a country of immigrants. Since its inception in 1948, Israel's population has grown seven-fold. Its over six million inhabitants comprise a mosaic of people with varied ethnic backgrounds, lifestyles,...

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Noah

Noah נֹחַ Quick Facts Father Lemekh Mother Unknown ...

Omer :: Day 1

Omer :: Day 1 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of...

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Parashat VaYikra

Parashat VaYikra Leviticus (VaYikra) 1:1 - 5:26 Burnt Offerings of Cattle HaShem called to Moses, speaking to him from the Communion Tent. He said: Speak to the Israelites, and tell them the following: When one of you brings...

Parashot BeMidbar

Parashat BeMidbar Numbers (BeMidbar) 1:1 - 4:20 The Census HaShem spoke to Moses in the Sinai Desert, in the Communion Tent on the first day of the second month in the second year of the Exodus, saying: Take a census of the...

Parashot Devarim

Parashot Devarim Parashat Devarim Deuteronomy (Devarim) 1:1 - 3:22 Forty Years in Review These are the words that Moses spoke to all Israel on the east bank of the Jordan, in the desert and in the Aravah, near Suf, in the...

Parshat Bereshit

Children's Torah Portion Bereshit Genesis 1:1-6:8 The First 7 days A very long time ago...

Passover Traditions

Passover Traditions Pesach or Passover is observed for seven days, eight outside of Israel. Pesach celebrates the freedom from almost four hundred years of Egyptian slavery. Pharaoh was asked to let our people go but he refused. It...

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Pink Flash Card

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Purim Traditions

Purim Traditions Purim is celebrated on the day after the great battle in the Book of Esther, which is on the 14th of Adar. In walled cities, such as Jerusalem it is celebrated on the 15th because the Jews had to defend the walled city of Shushan...

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Re'eh Puzzle

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Rosh Hashanah 3D Paper Greeting Card

Rosh Hashanah Craft: 3D Paper Greeting Card Materials: Poster board - 3-1/2" long x 5-1/2 wide Ruler Pencil Scissors Copy the design on your poster board. Be sure to include the tabs so you can glue it together.You...

Rosh Hashanah Traditions

Rosh Hashanah Traditions Rosh Hashanah, the New Year, and Yom Kippur, the day of atonement, are two very important holidays in the Jewish calendar. On Rosh Hashanah, Jews all over the world gather in synagogues to celebrate the day HaShem created...

Rosh Hodesh Traditions

Rosh Hodesh Traditions Rosh Hodesh (Rosh Chodesh) means "head of the month". If the month that we are going from has 30 days in it then the 30th and the first of the next month will be celebrated as Rosh Hodesh, if the month has 29 days, then...

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Shabbat Traditions

Shabbat Traditions Shabbat is a day of rest, set aside from all other days. Shabbat begins as sunset begins on Friday night and ends on Saturday night at sundown. It is a day that is set apart from the rest of the week. Light the Candles Shabbat...

Shavuot Traditions

Shavuot Traditions Shavuot is celebrated seven weeks and one day after Passover. Shavuot is a one day celebration in Israel and two days in the Diaspora (outside of Israel). Shavuot is known by other names: Chag HaShavuot - (The Feast...

Shoftim Puzzle

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Siddur Flash Card

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Sideways Flash Card

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Size of Israel

Size of Israel Size comparison between Israel and other countries Australia Brazil Canada France Germany India Italy Mexico Spain Syria United Kingdom United States

Sofa Flash Card

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Sufganiot

Sufganiot (Hanukkah Donuts)     Make 24 Servings Directions 1. Dissolve the yeast and 2 tablespoons white sugar in the warm milk. 2. Sift flour into a large bowl, make a well in the center and add the yeast mixture, egg yolks,...

Sukkot Traditions

Sukkot Traditions An ancient Jewish belief considers the first day of Sukkot to be the day on which a person begins accumulating sins for the next year. To start the new year off right, many people begin building their sukkah right after Yom...

Symbols

Israel Symbols The Flag of Israel In 1948, after nearly two thousand years of exile, the State of Israel was reestablished as the Jewish homeland. The new flag of the modern state was unfurled at the United Nation in 1949. The flag has been a...

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Tisha B'Av Traditions

Tisha B'Av Traditions The ninth of the month of Av is a major fast day in the Jewish calendar, when the people mourn the destruction of both the First and Second Temples. Tisha B'Av is at the end of a three-week period of mourning which began...

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Tu B'shvat Traditions

Tu B'shvat Traditions Tu B'Shvat is on the Fifteenth of the Hebrew month of Shevat and is the "New Year for the Trees" or Rosh Hashana La-ilanot. In Israel everything is green and it is the start of spring. It is just the right time...

Two Traditions

Two traditions of putting on Tefillin Shel Yad

Tzom Tammuz Traditions

Tzom Tammuz Traditions The Fast of the 17th of Tammuz (Tzom Tammuz) is observed from the break of dawn until sunset. This is a more relaxed fast than Yom Kippur and Tisha B'Av as we are allowed to wash and wear leather. Special prayers are...

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Whole Megillah

The Whole Megillah It happened in the days of Ahasuerus, the same Ahasuerus who ruled over one hundred and twenty-seven provinces, from India to Ethiopia. King Ahasuerus’ royal throne was in Shushan, the capital of the province, and in the third year o...

Worksheets

Hebrew Worksheets Hebrew Worksheets and teaching materials for your classroom. Vocabulary, handouts and practice sheets for learning Hebrew. Script Practice Aleph Bet Gimmel Dalet Hey...

Yom Kippur Traditions

Yom Kippur Traditions Yom Kippur - beginning at sunset on the evening of the 10th of Tishrei, Jews all over the world do not eat or drink for 25 hours. The fast of Yom Kippur can be found in (Num 29:7). All adults are required to fast. Boys...

Bet

The Hebrew Letter Bet & Vet     Bet is the second letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Bet is also the number "two". Bet is printed several different ways as you can see. Vet looks like the letter Bet...

Black Flash Card

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Brown Flash Card

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Cake Flash Card

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Camel Flash Card

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Date Flash Card

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Grammar Flash Card

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Hebrew Word of the Day

Akhlah's Hebrew Word of the Day Akhlah's Hebrew Word of the Day is published each day (except Shabbat and holidays). To sign up for it simply go to the top of the page and click the link. Click on the letters to see the words we have already...

Lunchroom Flash Card

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Mark Flash Card

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Purple Flash card

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Right Flash Cards

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White Flash Card

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1st Government

1st Government David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister (7 Adar 5709 -- 8 March 1949) In photo, left to right: Golda Meir, Minister of Labor; Zalman Shazar, Minister of Education and Culture; Behor Shalom Shitrit, Minister of Police; unidentified;...

Abraham

Abraham אַבְרָהָם Quick Facts Original Name Avram Father Terakh Mother Amathlaah Wife Sarah (Sari) Sons Ishmael (mother: Hagar) Isaac (mother: Sarah) The ...

Alenu

Alenu עָלֵינוּ

Ashkelon

Ashkelon אשקלון Located on the Mediterranean coast, Ashkelon is both an ancient and modern city with a population about of 117,000 people. With nearly 10 km of beaches, Ashkelon is a great place to have fun in the sun. Th...

Bet Words

Bet Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Blessing other grains

Blessing before eating foods other than bread that are prepared from grains (such as cookies or cakes) Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam boray meenay mezonote. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who...

Blue Flash Card

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Brazil

Brazil - Israel size comparison map

Cholent

Shabbat Recipes Cholent 1 1/2 cups of navy beans 3/4 cup of white pearl barley 2 medium onions 2 cloves garlic 2 medium potatoes pepper to taste 1/4 teaspoon paprika 1 Teaspoon salt 2 pounds brisket Soak...

Color Flash Card

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Daily Quiz 2

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Four Questions

Four Questions of Passover To help get the children to get involved in the Seder, questions were designed to asked of the leader of the Seder. Most of the time it is the youngest child present that asks the questions, if no children are at the Seder...

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Halvah

Halvah     Makes 20 Squares Directions 1. In a frying pan, brown the flour over low heat, watching constantly, for about 20 minutes, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat. 2. Add the flour, add the sugar, cinnamon, and...

Hanukkah Blessings Second Night

Hanukkah Blessings Second Night Place the candles in the menorah. The Shamash, plus two candles in the right positions -- and light the left one first. Use the Shamash to light the candle. To best publicize the miracle, the Menorah is...

Hanukkah Bookmarks

Hanukkah Bookmarks You can make your book marks out of many different materials. It is also simple to laminate them so they will be durable.

Hanukkah Hebrew Vocabulary

Hanukkah Hebrew Vocabulary   Hanukkah (Chanukah) Festival of Lights Flash Card S'veevon Spinning Top -'Dreidel' in Yiddish Flash Card L'veevot Potato Pancakes - 'Latkes'...

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Iyar

Iyar Iyar (sometines transliterated as Iyyar) is the eighth month of the civil year and the second month of the ecclesiastical year on the Hebrew calendar. Iyar has 29 days in it. In the Torah it is called Ziv. Iyar usually falls in April...

Kosher Food

So What's Kosher? Here is a brief list of some of the common birds, animals and seafood that are kosher and those that are not. Non-Kosher Birds & Avians Kosher Birds & Avians Cuckoo Eagle Hawk Heron Kite...

Left Flash Card

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Named Shabbatot

Named Shabbatot Special Shabbatot highlight upcoming Jewish festivals or holidays. They are highlighted in the services by a maftir (additional) service during Saturday morning. Tishrei Shabbat Shuva Shabbat Shuva is the Shabbat...

North Flash Card

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Notebook Flash Card

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Omer :: Day 2

Omer :: Day 2 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of...

Parashat Tzav

Parashat Tzav Leviticus (VaYikra) 6:1 - 8:36 Ashes of the Burnt Offering HaShem spoke to Moses, telling him to give the following instructions to Aaron and his descendants: This is the law of the burnt offering. The burnt...

Parashat VaEra

Parashat VaEra Exodus (Shemoth) 6:2 - 9:35 Reassurance HaShem spoke to Moses and said to him, "I am HaShem. I revealed Myself to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob as El Shaddai, and did not allow them to know Me by My name. I also...

Parashot Naso

Parashot Naso Parashat Naso Numbers (BeMidbar) 4:21 -7:89 Counting the Levites that work HaShem spoke to Moses, saying: You should also take a census of Gershon’s descendants by families, following the paternal line. T...

Parashot VeEthChanan

Parashat VeEthChanan Deuteronomy (Devarim) 3:23 - 7:11 Moses' Plea to Enter the Holy Land At that time I pleaded with you, saying, "O HaShem! You have begun to show me Your greatness and Your display of power. What Force is...

Parshat Noah

Parshat Noah Children's Torah Portion Noah Genesis 6:9 - 11:32 ...

Passover Flash Card

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Potato Latkes

Potato Latkes     Make 10 -12 Servings Directions 1. Place the potatoes in a cheesecloth and wring, extracting as much moisture as possible. 2. In a medium bowl stir the potatoes, onion, eggs, flour and salt together. 3....

Purim Hebrew Vocabulary

Purim Hebrew Vocabulary PurimLots Flash Card MegillahThe story of Purim Flash Card Ra-ashanimNoise makers (Groggers in Yiddish) Flash Card MiShalach ManotCustom of sending gifts...

Rosh Hashanah Apple Honey Holder

Rosh Hashanah Craft: Apple Honey Holder Materials: Hollow Rubber Ball Pencil or fine marker Craft Knife Air hardening Clay Fine brush Acrylic poster paints Aluminium Foil Sandpaper Clear spray Honey and Apple slices...

Rosh Hashanah Blessings

Rosh Hashanah Blessings Rosh Hashanah is observed each year on the first day of Tishrei. It begins on the evening before with the blessing of the festival candles. Mother lights the candles and says these blessings: I praise...

Rosh Hodesh Hebrew Vocabulary

Rosh Hodesh Hebrew Vocabulary Rosh HodeshBeginning of the month   LuachCalendar   HallelPsalms of praise   HodeshMonth   TehilimPsalms   ...

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Sukkot Blessings

Sukkot Blessings Blessing for dwelling in the Sukkah Baruch ata Adonai Elohanu melech ha-olam asher kedshanu b'mitsvotav vetsevanu leisheiv ba-sukkah. Blessed are you Adonai, king of the universe who has sanctified us with your...

TaNaCh

TaNaCh (תַּנַ"ך) The word TaNaCH is actually an acronym for the parts of the Hebrew Bible: "T" is for Torah, "N" is for Nevi'im, and "CH" is for Ketuvim. The Torah is the first part of the TaNaCH. Although most of the individual books...

Ten Commandments

 Ten Commandments Exodus 20:2-14     Anochi Adonay Eloheycha asher hotseticha me'erets Mitsrayim mibeyt avadim. I, The L-rd, am your G-d who lead you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.     ...

Tisha B'Av Hebrew Vocabulary

Tisha B'Av Hebrew Vocabulary Tisha B'AvThe 9th of Av   Av11th Month   Bar KochbaLeader of the revolt against Rome   Bet HamikdashThe Holy Temple   Kotel...

Tree Print Craft

Tree Print Craft Lightly sketch one of the tree outlines with a pencil. With colored markers write in the Hebrew name of the tree along the inside outline Carefully erase the outline Mount it on the construction paper Other...

Tu B'shvat Blessings

Tu B'shvat Blessings Blessing before eating Fruit Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam boray pri ha'eytz. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who creates the fruit of the tree. Please note...

Tzom Tammuz Hebrew Vocabulary

Tzom Tammuz Hebrew Vocabulary Tzom Tammuz17th of Tammuz   TzedakahCharity   TammuzThe Month of Tammuz  

Week 2

January 7 Millard Fillmore's birthday, 1800. Israel shot down 5 British planes that flew over the battlefront with Egypt, 1949. January 8     Jews of Genoa, Italy, were expelled, 1598. January 9 Inquisition established in...

Yellow Flash Card

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Yom Kippur Blessings

Yom Kippur Blessings The evening service is called "Kol Nidre" it is also the name of the famous prayer. The cantor chants Kol Nidre which is hundreds of years old and unlike any other prayer that we hear in synagogue. כָּל נִד...

2nd Government

2nd Government David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister (20 Heshvan 5711 - - 30 October 1950) In photo, left to right: Yitzhak Meir Levin, Minister of Social Welfare; Moshe Shapira, Minister of Interior, Immigration and Health; Pinhas Rosen,...

Aaron Flash Card

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Barhu

Barhu - Call to Worship בָּרְכוּ

Battery Flash Card

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Beersheba

Beersheba באר שבע Beersheba (Be'er Sheva) is the largest city in the Negev desert of Israel. In 2005 the population reached 185,000 and Beersheba became the sixth largest city in Israel. It is often called "The Capital of the N...

Bet Flash Cards

Bet Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Bet/Vet (בּ/ב). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Banana ...

Blessing Flash Card

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Blessing Fruit

Blessing before eating fruit Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam boray pri ha'eytz. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who creates the fruit of the tree. Please note that this page contains the name...

Canada

Canada - Israel size comparison map

Daily Quiz 3

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Gelt Bag

Gelt Bag Craft Materials: Paper Bag Cardboard Blue Construction Paper Metallic Trim Stapler White Glue Gold Wrappers From Hanukkah Gelt 1. Cut the top of the bag off so that you have about 6 inches left....

Gimmel

Gimmel Gimmel is the Third letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Gimmel is also the number "Three". Gimmel is printed several different ways as you can see ... Let's learn how to write it in script. Remember Hebrew...

Gimmel Words

Gimmel Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem ...

Gorilla Flash Card

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Hamentashen 2

Hamantashen 2 Makes 3 dozen cookies Directions Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.In a mixing bowl, cream the shortening, butter and sugar together. Add the eggs and blend until smooth. If the mixture is too hard to blend or seems curdled,...

Hanukkah Blessings Third Night

Hanukkah Blessings Third Night Place the candles in the menorah. The Shamash, plus three candles in the right positions -- and light the left one first. Use the Shamash to light the candle. To best publicize the miracle, the Menorah...

Hanukkah Candy

Hanukkah Candy     Makes 30 to 40 candies Directions 1 In a saucepan, combine the sugar, honey, tahini, and poppy seeds. Stirring constantly, cook the mixture over a low heat until thick, about 30 minutes. Add the nuts and stir...

Joseph

Joseph יוסף Quick Facts Father Jacob Mother Rachel Brothers Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Zebulun, Issachar, Dan, Gad,Asher, Naphtali, Benjamin The Story of Joseph and his...

Omer :: Day 3

Omer :: Day 3 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of...

Orange Flash Card

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Parashat Bo

Parashat Bo Exodus (Shemoth) 10:1 – 13:16 HaShem's Warning HaShem said to Moses, "Go to Pharaoh. I have made him and his advisers stubborn, so that I will be able to demonstrate these miraculous signs among them. You w...

Parashat Shemini

Parashat Shemini Leviticus (Vayikra) 9:1 - 11:47 Nadav and Avihu Die On the eighth day, Moses summoned Aaron, his sons, and the elders of Israel. He said to Aaron, "Take yourself a calf for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt...

Parashot BeHa'alothekha

Parashot BeHa'alothekha Parashat BeHa'alothekha Numbers (BeMidbar) 8:1 - 12:16 The Menorah HaShem spoke to Moses, telling him to speak to Aaron and say: "When you raise up the lamp, seven lights should illuminate the menorah." Aaron...

Parashot Ekev

Parashat Ekev Deuteronomy (Devarim) 7:12 - 11:25 Rewards for Obedience If only you listen to these laws, safeguarding and keeping them, then HaShem your Lord will keep the covenant and love with which He made an oath to your...

Parshat Lekh Lekha

The Children's Torah Portion  Lekh Lekah (Bereshit ) 12:1 - 17:27 Avram goes to Egypt Avram is told by HaShem that he should go away from his father's house and go to where HaShem tells him. Avram was told ...

Passover Blessings

Passover Blessings Blessing before eating Matzah Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam hamotzi lechem min ha'aretz. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who brings forth bread from the earth. Baruch ata...

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Purim Blessings

Purim Blessings Blessing before reading the Megillah Boruch Atah Adonoi Eloheinu Melech Haolom Asher Kideshonu Bemitzvotov Vetzivonu Al Mikra Megillah. Blessed are you Adonai, King of the Universe, who has sanctified us with your commandments,...

Rosh Hashanah Apple Print Card

Rosh Hashanah Craft: Apple Print Card Materials: Apple Cut in Half Plastic Fork Styrofoam tray or plates Poster Paint Paper Glitter (optional) Markers or crayons Put the paint into plates. Stab the rounded...

Rosh HaShanah Tashlich

Rosh HaShanah Tashlich "You will cast all your sins into the depths of the sea." (Micah 7:19) On the afternoon of the first day of Rosh Hashanah it is tradition to walk to a river or spring (preferably one that has fish in it)...

Shavuot Hebrew Vocabulary

Shavuot Hebrew Vocabulary Shavuot"Weeks"   Z'Man Matan ToratenuTime of giving our Torah   Hag Habikkurim Festival of First Fruits   Hag HakatzirHarvest Festival  ...

Sivan

Sivan Sivan is the ninth month of the civil year and the third month of the ecclesiastical year on the Hebrew calendar. Sivan has 30 days in it. Sivan usually falls in May - June on the civil calendar. Holidays During The Month: ...

Sukkot Hebrew Vocabulary

Sukkot Hebrew Vocabulary SukkotFestival of Booths Flash Card LulavPalm leaf, willow branch, and myrtle branch bound together Flash Card EtrogCitron fruit Flash Card SukkahBooth ...

Tu B'Shvat Hebrew Vocabulary

Tu B'Shvat Hebrew Vocabulary

Yom Kippur Shofar

Yom Kippur Shofar The last part of the Yom Kippur service is one long blast of the shofar. Tekia - one long blast

3rd Government

3rd Government David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister (8 Tishrei 5712 -- 8 October 1951) In photo, left to right:Yosef Burg, Minister of Health; David Zvi Pinkas, Minister of Transporation; Yitzhak Meir Levin, Minister of Social Welfare;...

Backwards Flash Card

Akhlah’s Hebrew Word of the Day SM Hear the word “Backwards” pronounced by Rabbi Moshe Elbaz

Blessing Wine

Blessing before drinking wine or grape juice Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam boray pri ha'gafen. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who creates the fruit of the vine. Please note that this page...

Bread Flash Card

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Dalet

Dalet Dalet is the fourth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Dalet is also the number "Four". Dalet is printed several different ways as you can see. Let's learn how to write it in script. Remember Hebrew is written...

Dalet Words

Dalet Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Dead Sea

Dead Sea   ים המלח The Dead Sea is a very salty lake that is located between Israel and Jordan. At 420 meters (1,378 ft) below sea level, it is the lowest point on Earth that is dry land. It is also the second most saltiest body ...

Electricity Flash Card

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Esther Flash Card

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France

France - Israel size comparison map

Hanukkah Blessings Fourth Night

Hanukkah Blessings Fourth Night Place the candles in the menorah. The Shamash, plus four candles in the right positions -- and light the left one first. Use the Shamash to light the candle. To best publicize the miracle, the Menorah...

Hatzi Kaddish

Hatzi Kaddish חצי קדיש

Jewish Hebrew Curriculum

Akhlah is starting an ambitious project to write a Jewish Hebrew curriculum and the lesson plans that go along with it. This is an ongoing project that we need the participation of the Akhlah community to help us with lesson plans and ideas to help...

Mandelbrot

Mandelbrot     Makes 3 -12 inch loaves Directions 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. 2. Place flour, baking powder, salt and sugar into an electric mixer's mixing bowl and mix well; blend eggs and 1/2 cup oil into mixture....

Menorah

Menorah :: The Hanukiah The Hanukkah menorah is called a hanukiah and is a nine-branched candelabrum lit during the eight-day holiday of Hanukkah. It is different from the seven-branched menorah used since Temple times. The hanukiah is a really...

Omer :: Day 4

Omer :: Day 4 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of...

Parashat BeShalach

Parashat BeShalach Exodus (Shemoth) 13:17 - 17:16 The Route from Egypt When Pharaoh let the people leave, HaShem did not lead them along the Philistine Highway, although it was the shorter route. HaShem's consideration was that...

Parashot Re'eh

Parashat Re'eh Deuteronomy (Devarim) 11:26 - 16:17 Choice Between Good and Evil You can therefore see that I am placing before you both a blessing and a curse. The blessing will come if you obey the commandments of HaShem...

Parashot Sh'lach

Parashat Sh'lach Numbers (BeMidbar) 13:1 - 15:41 Moses sends out spies HaShem said to Moses: "Send out one high ranking member from each tribe to explore the Canaanite land I am about to give the Israelites." So Moses...

Parashot Tazria

Parashat Tazria Leviticus (Vayikra) 12:1 - 13:59 Birth HaShem spoke to Moses, telling him to speak to the Israelites and say: When a woman conceives and gives birth to a boy, she shall be ritually unclean for seven days,...

Parshat VaYera

Parshat VaYera VaYera Lekh Lekah (Bereshit) 18:1 - 22:24 The Three Strangers HaShem appeared to Abraham in the Plains of Mamre while Abraham was sitting at the entrance to his tent during the hottest part of the day. ...

Passover Coloring Pages

Passover Coloring & Puzzle Pages

Purim Play

Purim Play Scene 1 Narrator The setting is the palace of King Ahashverosh. The king is surrounded by his wise men and Haman as he sits on the throne. Haman My king, your decision to do away with your disobedient wife Vashti...

Rosh Hashanah Apple Rubbing Card

Rosh Hashanah Craft: Apple Rubbing Card Materials: Cardboard Pencil Glue Cord Scissors Bond Paper Draw a simple picture on the cardboard. Trace the design with glue. Press cord onto the glue. Let it dry. ...

Rosh Hashanah Shofar

Rosh Hashanah Shofar In ancient times the shofar was sounded to announce a new month. The horn of a ram is most often used for making a shofar because it is much like the story of the sacrifice of Isaac by Abraham, an event which, according to...

Sarah

  Sarah שָׂרָה Quick Facts Name Originally Sarai Changed to Sarah Husband Avram (Abraham) Son Isaac   The first matriarch of the Jewish People. Sarah was Ab...

Shabbat Coloring Pages

Shabbat Coloring Pages Shabbat Shalom Coloring Page Shabbat Candle Lighting Coloring Page Shabbat Havdallah Coloring Page Click on the pictures to get your coloring pages

Shavuot Crafts

Shavuot Crafts - 10 Commandments Giant Poster Card Materials Heavy Construction paper (9" x 12") Pencil Ruler Scissors Paints, Brushes, Crayons and markers Instructions Divide the paper into four sections...

Skunk Flash Card

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Star of David Match Holder

Star of David Match Holder Materials: Small Pill Bottle Blue Felt Yellow Yarn Scissors Glue Sand Paper Masking Tape Wooden matches - Be careful of matches and only use them when adults are around. 1....

Sukkot Four Species

The Four Species of Sukkot Sukkot - Arba Minim The four species are an etrog (citrus fruit), a palm branch (lulav), two willow branches (arava) and three myrtle branches (hadas). The six branches are bound together and referred to collectively...

Tammuz

Tammuz Akhlah: The Hebrew Month of Tammuz. Sivan is the tenth month of the civil year and the fourth month of the ecclesiastical year on the Hebrew calendar. Tammuz has 29 days in it. Tammuz usually falls in June - July on the civil calendar....

Tu B'shvat Seder

Tu B'shvat Seder Background on the Tu B'Shvat Seder In the 16th century, Sephardic Kabbalists [mystics] invigorated the holiday by composing a Tu B'Shvat seder, based upon the Pesach seder. (The Sephardic Jews originated from Spain). The Sephardic...

Yom Kippur Hebrew Vocabulary

Yom Kippur Hebrew Vocabulary Kol Nidre"All the vows" Prayer beginning the evening service of Yom Kippur Flash Card Yom Kippur Flash Card ShofarRam’s horn Flash Card MachzorPrayer...

39 Melachot

39 Melachot 39 things prohibited on Shabbat   There are 39 categories of "work" that are not allowed on Shabbat. These are called "Melachah". The aspect of "positive purpose" is derived from the context where the term "Melechet...

4th Government

4th Government David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister (4 Tevet 5713 -- 22 December 1952) In photo, right to left - seated: Dov Yosef, Minister of Development; Yitzhak Ben-Zvi, Second President; David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister and Minister...

Av

Av Av is the eleventh month of the civil year and the fifth month of the ecclesiastical year on the in the Hebrew calendar. Av has 30 Days in it. Av is the only month that is not mentioned int th Torah. Av usually occurs in July - August...

Blessing fruit of the ground

Blessing before eating food grown in the ground (like potatoes and carrots) Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam boray pri ha'adamah. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who creates the fruit of the ground....

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Elat

Elat אילת Elat is the southernmost city in Israel. Elat a tourist resort and port located at the northern tip of the Red Sea. Elat is home to 55,000 people. The city is part of the Southern Negev Desert, at the South end of the...

Etrog Flash Card

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Germany

Germany - Israel size comparison map

Gimmel Flash Cards

Gimmel Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Gimmel (ג). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Camel ...

Hanukkah Blessings Fifth Night

Hanukkah Blessings Fifth Night Place the candles in the menorah. The Shamash, plus five candles in the right positions -- and light the left one first. Use the Shamash to light the candle. To best publicize the miracle, the Menorah is...

Hey

Hey Hey is the Fifth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Hey is also the number "Five". Hey is printed several different ways as you can see ... Let's learn how to write it in script. Remember Hebrew is written from...

Hey Words

Hey Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Isaac

Isaac יִצְחָק Quick Facts Father Abraham Mother Sarah Wife Rebecca Sons Jacob & Esau   Second Patriarch of the Jewish People. Isaac was the son of Abra...

Mizmor L'David

Mizmor L'David: Havu Ladonai מזמור לדוד: הבו ליי

Omer :: Day 5

Omer :: Day 5 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of...

Paper Dreidel

  Paper Dreidel Craft Click to get the pattern Materials: The Pattern Scissors Glue Markers or Crayons 1. Color the dreidel as you would like. 2. Cut the pattern out. 3. Glue the folds in place. 4....

Parashat Yithro

Parashat Yithro Exodus (Shemoth) 18:1 – 20:23 Jethro's Advice Moses' father-in-law, Jethro, sheik of Midian, heard about all that HaShem had done for Moses and His people Israel when He brought Israel out of Egypt. Jethro brought a...

Parashot Korach

Parashat Korach Numbers (BeMidbar) 16:1 - 18:32 Korach's Rebellion Korach son of Yitz'har , a grandson of Kehoth and great-grandson of Levi, began a rebellion along with Dathan and Aviram (sons of Eliav) and On son of Peleth,...

Parashot Metzorah

Parashat Metzorah Leviticus (Vayikra) 14:1 – 15:33 Purification of a Leper HaShem spoke to Moses, saying: This is the law concerning the leper when he is purified and placed under the jurisdiction of the priest. The priest s...

Parshat Chayay Sarah

Parshat Chayay Sarah Genesis (Bereshit) 23:1 - 25:18 Sarah was 127 years old when she died, and she died in Kiryath-Arba -- now called Hebron -- in the land of Canaan. Abraham came to mourn for Sarah and he wept for...

Passover Hebrew Vocabulary

Passover Hebrew Vocabulary Pesach Passover Flash Card     Karpas Parsley Flash Card     Nisan Month Passover falls in Flash Card     Chametz Leavened...

Purim Recipes

Purim Recipes Hamantashen Hamentashen 2 Halvah

Rosh Hashanah Clay Print Card

Rosh Hashanah Craft: Clay Print Card Materials: Clay that hardens or air dries Pointed tool (tooth pick or open paper clip) Butter Knife Ink pad (any color) Paper Shape the clay into a block, about 3/4" thick....

Rosh Hashanah Hebrew Vocabulary

Rosh Hashanah Hebrew Vocabulary L'Shana Tova Tikatevu "May you be written down for a good year" (Rosh Hashanah greeting) Flash Card Rosh HashanahNew Year Flash Card Yom HadinThe Day of Judgment ...

Rugelach

Rugelach     Makes 4 dozen Directions 1 Cut cold butter or margarine and cream cheese into bits. In food processor pulse flour, salt, butter or margarine, cream cheese and sour cream until crumbly. 2 Shape crumbly mixture...

Sukkah

Sukkah :: The Booth The Sukkah is the temporary booth that we use uring the holiday of Sukkot. The only rules about building a Sukkah are that it must have at least three sides, and we must be able to see through the S'chach (the "ceiling"...

Synagogue Flash Card

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Tu B'Shvat Hagaddah

Tu B'Shvat Hagaddah (Hagaddah Shel Tu B'Shvat) Leader For thousands of years, the Jewish people have lived in the land we call Israel, but for two thousand years Israel has lived in the people. Throughout our exile and wanderings,...

Week 5

January 20 Meeting chaired by Gestapo head Rhinehard Heydrich, discusses the implementation of the "Final Solution of the Jewish Question", 1942. Franco met with Jewish representatives to discuss the legal status of the Jewish community in Spain,...

West Flash Card

Akhlah’s Hebrew Word of the Day SM Hear the word "West" pronounced by Rabbi Moshe Elbaz

Yom Kippur Worksheets

Yom Kippur Worksheets Shofar Coloring Page Yom Kippur Crossword Yom Kippur Maze Mitzva Chart Yom Kippur Worksheet

5th Government

5th Government Moshe Sharett, Prime Minister (22 Shevat 5714 -- 26 January 1954) In photo, right to left - seated: Peretz Bernstein, Minister of Trade and Industry; Moshe Sharett, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister; Yitzhak Ben-Zvi,...

Bar Mitzvah Flash Card

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Children's Megillah

The Megillah for Very Young Children This is a version for very young children. It's much shorter and utilizes the euphemisms “go away” and “get rid of” instead of kill. A very long time ago in the land once known as Persia, there lived a nice ...

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Dalet Flash Cards

Dalet Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Dalet (ד). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Bear ...

Elul

Elul Elul is the twelfth month of the Jewish civil year and the sixth month of the ecclesiastical year on the Hebrew calendar. Elul has 29 Days in it. Elul usually occurs in August - September on the civil calendar. Elul has no holidays...

General Blessing Food

General blessing before eating or drinking Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam she'hakol nihiyeh bidvaro. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, at whose word all things come into existence. Please...

Golan Heights

Golan Heights The Golan is the headwaters of the Jordan River valley. The water sources in this area are very important to the survival of Israel. The Golan Heights rise from 400 to 1700 feet in the northeastern section of the country. On Mount...

Hamster Flash Card

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Hanukkah Blessings Sixth Night

Hanukkah Blessings Sixth Night Place the candles in the menorah. The Shamash, plus six candles in the right positions -- and light the left one first. Use the Shamash to light the candle. To best publicize the miracle, the Menorah is...

Hey Flash Cards

Hey Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Hey (ה). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. The Western ...

India

India - Israel size comparison map

Jewish Heroes

Jewish Heroes Torah Heroes Noah (נֹחַ) Abraham (אַבְרָהָם) Joseph (יוסף) Sarah (שָׂרָה) Isaac (יִצְחָק) Leah (לֵאָה) Rebecca (רִבְקָה) Benjamin (בִּנְיָמִין) Jacob (יַעֲקֹב) ...

Jewish Traditions

Jewish Traditions                 

Leah

Leah לֵאָה Quick Facts Father Laban Mother Unknown Sister Rachel Husband Jacob Sons Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah, Zebulun, Issachar Daughter Dinah Adopted Sons...

Omer :: Day 6

Omer :: Day 6 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of...

Parashat Mishpatim

Parashat Mishpatim Exodus (Shemoth) 21:1 - 24:18 The Hebrew Slave These are the laws that you must set before the Israelites: If you buy a Hebrew slave, he shall serve for six years, but in the seventh year, he is to be set...

Parashot Acharey Moth

Parashat Acharey Moth Leviticus (Vayikra) 16:1 – 18:30 Sacrifices HaShem told Moses right after the death of Aaron's two sons who died after bringing a false sacrifice to HaShem and died because of it. "Speak to your brother Aaron a...

Parashot Chukath

Parashot Chukath Parashat Chukath Numbers (BeMidbar) 19:1 - 22:1 The Red Cow According to tradition, these instructions were given by HaShem to Moses and Aaron on 1 Nissan, in the second year of the Exodus, on the day the...

Parashot Shoftim

Parashat Shoftim Deuteronomy (Devarim) 16:18 - 21:9 Judges and Justice Appoint yourselves judges and police for your tribes in all your settlements that HaShem your Lord is giving you, and make sure that they administer honest...

Parshat Toledot

Parshat Toledot Genesis (Bereshit) 25:19 - 28:9 This is the story of Isaac, the son of Abraham. When Isaac was 40 years old, he married Rebecca, the daughter of Bethuel, the Aramaean of Padan Aram, and sister of Laban, the...

Passover Crafts

Passover Crafts & Activities Matza Cover Materials 4 square pieces of solid color cloth or felt. Squares should be at least 9 inches by 9 inches squeeze tubes of fabric paint or permanent markers decorations like sequins,...

Rosh Hashanah Crafts

Rosh Hashanah Crafts

Rosh Hashanah Stuffed Round Challah

Rosh Hashanah Stuffed Round Challah Materials: 3 pantyhose legs Tissue or Polyfill stuffing 4 x 8 inch piece of dark material (an old brown or black sock) Stuff each pantyhose leg with tissue or polyfill. Take one end...

Shabbat Recipes

Shabbat Recipes   Challah   Cholent   Carrot Tzimmes

Tu B'Shvat Crafts

Tu B'Shvat Crafts   Fruit Crate Craft Great decoration for your Seder Table   Tree Print Craft Decoration for wall hangings, T-Shirts and much more!

Vav

Vav Vav is the Sixth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Vav is also the number "Six". Vav is printed several different ways as you can see ... Let's learn how to write it in script. Remember Hebrew is written from...

Vav Words

Vav Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

6th Government

6th Government Moshe Sharett, Prime Minister (9 Tammuz 5715 -- 29 June 1955) In photo, right to left: Behor Shalom Shitrit, Minister of Police; Yosef Burg, Minister of Posts; Moshe Shapira, Minister of Religious Affairs and Welfare;...

Bat Mitzvah Flash Card

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Blessing Smelling fragrant spices

Blessing for smelling spices Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam boray minay vesamim. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who creates different kinds of spices. Please note that this page contains...

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Donors

Donors We would like to express our thanks to the many donors who have stepped forward and helped Akhlah. Individual contributions are the only current means that Akhlah has to finance and build a free site for Jewish children's education. There...

Haifa

Haifa חיפה The University of Haifa on top of Mt. Carmel Haifa is the third largest city in Israel, and it's northern capital, with a population of about 250,000, and perhaps its most progressive. Located in a natural bay and...

Hanukkah Blessings Seventh Night

Hanukkah Blessings Seventh Night Place the candles in the menorah. The Shamash, plus seven candles in the right positions -- and light the left one first. Use the Shamash to light the candle. To best publicize the miracle, the Menorah...

Hanukkah Recipes

  Hanukkah Recipes Sufganiot (Hanukkah Donuts) Potato Latkes Hanukkah Candy Mandelbrot Rugelach

Italy

Italy - Israel size comparison map

Iyar flash card

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Jewish Crafts

Jewish Crafts for Children

Jewish Quizzes

Jewish Quizzes Daily Quiz 1 Daily Quiz 2 Daily Quiz 3 Daily Quiz 4 Daily Quiz 5 Daily Quiz 6 Daily Quiz 7 Daily Quiz 8 Daily Quiz 9 Daily Quiz 10 Daily Quiz 11 Daily Quiz 12 Daily Quiz 13 Daily Quiz 14...

Omer :: Day 7

Omer :: Day 7 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of...

Parashat Terumah

Parashat Terumah Exodus (Shemoth) 25:1 - 27:19 The Offering HaShem spoke to Moses, saying: Speak to the Israelites and have them bring Me an offering. Take My offering from everyone whose heart impels him to give. The offering...

Parashot Balak

Parashot Balak Parashat Balak Numbers (BeMidbar) 22:2 - 25:9 Balaam's "Curse" When Balak, son of Tzippor, saw what Israel had done to the Amorites, the Moabites became afraid. Moab said to the elders of Midian, "Now...

Parashot Kedoshim

Parashot Kedoshim Parashat Kedoshim Leviticus (Vayikra) 19:1 – 20:27 The Laws (This Parsha contains many of the laws given to Moses.) HaShem said to Moses, telling him to tell the people of Israel: You must be holy, since I...

Parashot Ki Titze

Parashat Ki Titze Deuteronomy (Devarim) 21:10 - 25:19 Woman Captives When you wage war against your enemies, HaShem will give you victory over them, so that you will take captives. If you see a beautiful woman among the prisoners...

Parshat VaYetze

Parshat VaYetze Genesis (Bereshit) 28:10 - 32:3 Jacob's Journey Jacob left for Beersheba and headed for Charan. He came to a familiar place and spent the night there because the sun had already set. He used some stones as...

Passover Seder Steps

Passover Seder Steps There are fifteen steps in the Seder, described in the Haggadah. They are usually sung, to a special melody, at the beginning of the Seder and sometimes when beginning the next step in the process. The word "Seder" means "order"...

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Privacy Statement This privacy statement covers the site Akhlah.com. Because this Web site wants to demonstrate its commitment to our users’ privacy, it has agreed to disclose its information practices. Child-Safe Ratings Certifications Information C...

Purim Quiz

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Rebecca

Rebecca רִבְקָה Quick Facts Father Bethuel Mother Unknown Brother Laban Husband Isaac Sons Esau & Jacob Second Matriarch Rebecca was th...

Rosh Hashanah Worksheets

Rosh Hashanah Worksheets Apple Maze Connect The Dots Word Search Hebrew Vocabulary Worksheet

RSS Newsfeeds

What is RSS? RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is an XML-based format for sharing and distributing Web content. Using an RSS reader, you can view data feeds from various sources, such as Akhlah.com, including headlines, promotions, and links to...

Shabbat Hebrew Vocabulary

Shabbat Hebrew Vocabulary     Shabbat Day of rest Flash Card     Challah Shabbat Bread Flash Card     Chazan Cantor Flash Card...

Shabbat Songs

Shabbat Songs This is a collection of songs for Shabbat that are traditionally done at the Friday night service. Akhlah would like to thank Leah Cassorla for singing them and allowing us to use them. All of the songs are MP3 format and should be compatible...

Six Precepts of Judaism

The Six Precepts of Judaism Tzedakah The word tzedakah (Hebrew: צדקה ) comes from the Hebrew word tzedek, meaning 'righteousness or justice' . It is the Hebrew word for the acts that we call "charity" in English: giving aid, assistance and...

Star of David Decoration

Star of David Decoration Cut a piece of paper into a strip 18" long and about 2" wide. Fold it and then shape it into a star. Glue the last two folds together to complete it. Use a needle and thick thread...

Tishrei

Tishrei Tishrei is the first month of the civil year and the seventh month of the ecclesiastical year the Hebrew calendar and has 30 Days in it. Tishrei usually occurs in September - October on the civil calendar. Holidays During The...

Vav Flash Cards

Vav Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Vav (ו). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Ve'ahavta VaYikra ...

Zayin

Zayin Zayin is the seventh letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Zayin is also the number "seven". Zayin is printed several different ways as you can see. Let's learn how to write it in script. Remember Hebrew is written...

Zayin Words

Zayin Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

7th Government

7th Government David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister (18 Heshvan 5716 -- 3 November 1955) In photo, right to left: Behor Shalom Shitrit, Minister of Police; Yosef Burg, Minister of Posts; Moshe Shapira, Minister of Religious Affairs and...

Benjamin

Benjamin בִּנְיָמִין Quick Facts Father Jacob Mother ...

Blessing Smelling Trees

Blessing on smelling fragrant trees or shrubs Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam boray atzay vesamim. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who creates fragrant trees. Please note that this page...

Chet

Chet     Chet is the eighth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Chet is also the number "Eight". Let's learn how to write it in script.     Remember Hebrew is written...

Chet Words

Chet Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

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Grace After Meals Flash Card

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Hanukkah Blessings Last Night

Hanukkah Blessings Last Night Place the candles in the menorah. The Shamash, plus eight candles in the right positions -- and light the left one first. Use the Shamash to light the candle. To best publicize the miracle, the Menorah is...

Hanukkah Notepad Holder

Hanukkah Notepad Holder Use heavy cardboard or light wood to make the back of the notepad holder. Paint the decorations in and then paste a note pad on them. Use your imagination to come up with other designs.

Hanukkah Wallpaper

Hanukkah Wallpaper Here is a wonderful way of celebrating and decorating your computer for Hanukkah, Wallpaper for your computer! Choose the screen size and when the wallpaper appears right click the mouse and go down the menu and select "save...

Hebrew Phrases

Hebrew Phrases :: Greetings & other common phrases Shabbat Shalom Peaceful Sabbath Used any time on Shabbat, especially at the end of a Shabbat service. Used also preceding Shabbat (in Israel) almost like "have a good weekend." שַׁבָּת שָׁלוֹ...

Hebron

Hebron   חברון Ma'arat HaMachpela - The Tomb of the Patriarchs bought by Avraham Avinu (Abraham our Father) - the first Jewish transaction in the Land of Israel - final resting place of Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Sarah, Rebecca, and ...

Heshvan

Heshvan Heshvan (Cheshvan) or Mar Cheshvan the second month of the civil year year and the eighth month of the ecclesiastical on the Hebrew calendar. Heshvan has 29 or 30 Days in it. Heshvan usually occurs in October - November on the civil...

Mexico

Mexico - Israel size comparison map

Omer :: Day 8

Omer :: Day 8 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of...

Parashat Tetzaveh

Parashat Tetzaveh Exodus (Shemoth) 27:20 - 30:10 Oil for the Lamp You, Moses, must command the Israelites to bring you clear illuminating oil, made from hand crushed olives, to keep the lamp constantly burning. Aaron...

Parashot Ki Tavo

Parashat Ki Tavo Deuteronomy (Devarim) 26:1 - 29:8 First Fruits When you come to the land that HaShem is giving you as a heritage, occupying and settling it, you shall take the first of every fruit of the ground produced...

Parashot Pinchas

Parashot Pinchas Parashat Pinchas Numbers (BeMidbar) 25:10 - 30:1 Pinchas' Reward HaShem spoke to Moses, "Pinchas, a son of Eleazar and grandson of Aaron the priest, was the one who zealously took up My cause among the Israelites...

Parshat VaYishlach

Parshat VaYishlach Genesis (Bereshit) 32:4 - 36:43 Jacob meets Esau Jacob sent messengers ahead of him to his brother Esau, to Edom's Field in the Seir area. He instructed them to deliver the following message: "To my...

Passover Quiz

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Purim Special Readings

Purim Special Readings During the day, in addition to reading the Megillah, we also read Shemoth 17:8-16, which tells us about the victory over Amalek. Amalek was the first nation to challenge the People of Israel after we left Egypt....

Rosh Hashanah Special Readings

Rosh Hashanah Special Readings Rosh HaShanah - First Day Samuel I 1:1 - 1:28 & 2:1 - 2-10 There was a man from Ramathaim-Tzophim on Mount Ephraim, whose name was Elkanah, son of Yerocham, son of Elihu, son of Tohu, son of Tzuph, a native...

Tet Flash Cards

Tet Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Tet (ט). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Tevet Tallit ...

Tu B'Shvat Quiz

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Week 8

This Week in Jewish History February 18, 2013 - February 24, 2013 February 23 Purim Begins at Sunset February 24 The Struma with 769 illegal Jewish immigrants was torpedoed by a Nazi submarine, 1942.

Zayin Flash Cards

Zayin Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Zayin (ז). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Zebra Wolf ...

8th Government

8th Government David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister (15 Tevet 5718 -- 7 January 1958) In photo, right to left - seated: Peretz Naftali, Minister of Social Welfare; Pinhas Rosen, Minister of Justice; David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister and...

Av flash card

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Blessing smelling plants

Blessing on smelling plants or herbs Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam boray isvay vesamim. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who creates fragrant plants. Please note that this page contains...

Chet Flash Cards

Chet Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Chet (ח). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, ...

Daily Quiz 9

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Four Questions Flash Cards

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Hebrew Numbers

Number Masculine Feminine 1  Echad אֶחָד Achat אַחַת 2 Shenayim שְׁנַיִם Shtayim שְׁתַיִם 3 Shlosha שְׁלוֹשָה Shalosh שָׁלוֹשׁ 4 Arba’a אַרְבָּעָה Arba אַרְבַּע ...

Hour Flash Card

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Jacob

Jacob יַעֲקֹב Quick Facts Name Originally Jacob - Changed to Israel Father Isaac Mother Rebecca (Rivka) Brother Esau Wives Leah   Rachel Sons Reuben, Simeon...

Jerusalem

Jerusalem The capital of Israel ירושלים Located in the Judean Hills, is the capital of Israel, the seat of government and the historical, spiritual and national center of the Jewish people since King David made it the capita...

Jewish History of the Week

Jewish History of the Week

Judges of Israel

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Minute Flash Card

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Morning Flash Card

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Nisan

Nisan Nisan is the first month of the ecclesiastical year and the seventh month (eighth, in leap year) of the civil year in the Hebrew calendar. Nisan has 30 Days in it. In the TaNaCH it is called Aviv which means spring. In the Book of...

Omer :: Day 9

Omer :: Day 9 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way of...

Parashat Ki Thisa

Parashat Ki Thisa Exodus (Shemoth) 30:11 – 34:35 Instructions for a Census HaShem spoke to Moses saying: When you take a census of the Israelites to determine their numbers, each one shall be counted by giving an atonement o...

Parashot Emor

Parashot Emor Parashat Emor Leviticus (Vayikra) 21:1 – 24:23 The Priestly Laws HaShem told Moses to tell Aaron and his descendents: Let no priest defile himself with contact from dead people, except for his close family. Let n...

Parashot Mattoth

Parashat Mattoth Numbers (BeMidbar) 30:2 - 32:42 Vows made to HaShem Moses spoke to the tribal heads of the Israelites, telling them that this is the word that HaShem had commanded: If a man makes a vow to HaShem, or makes...

Parashot Netzavim

Parashat Netzavim Deuteronomy (Devarim) 29:9 - 30:20 The Covenant Today you are all standing before HaShem - your leaders, your tribal chiefs, your elders, your law enforcers, every Israelite man, your children, your women,...

Parshat VaYeshev

Parshat VaYeshev Parshat VaYeshev Genesis (Bereshit) 37:1 - 40:23 Joseph and His Coat At 17, Joseph is a shepherd just like his brothers. He gossips telling his father of his brothers exploits. Jacob favors Joseph over...

Playing Dreidel

Playing Dreidel "Oh Dreidel, dreidel, dreidel, I made it out of clay. And when its dry and ready, Oh dreidel I shall play." -- Children's Hanukkah Song The dreidel is a four sided spinning top with a different Hebrew letter on each...

Rosh Hashanah Quiz

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Shabbat Havdalah

Shabbat Havdalah Shabbat ends with the Havdalah ceremony. Havdalah means separation, this separates the holy Shabbat from the rest of the week. The Havdalah ceremony is said to have started by the men of the Great Assembly 2,500 years ago, it is conducted...

Sister Letters

Sister Letters They look a lot a like but the dot makes the difference B et בּ - ב V et K af כּ - כ Kh af P ey פּ - פ ...

Spain

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Tet

Tet Tet is the ninth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Tet is also the number "Nine". Let's learn how to write it in script. Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the right side of the letter...

Tet Words

Tet Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

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Week 9

This Week in Jewish History February 25, 2013 - March 3, 2013 February 25 Pope banned all social contact between Jews and Christians, 1451. This was because of the fear of Christians being attracted to Judaism. A Christian who converted...

Moses

Moses מֹשֶׁה Quick Facts Father Amram Mother Yochebed ...

9th Government

9th Government David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister (16 Kislev 5720 -- 17 December 1959) In photo, left to right - seated: Golda Meir, Foreign Minister; Rabbi Ya'acov Moshe Toledano, Minister of Religious Affairs, Yitzhak Ben-Zvi, Second...

Bemidbar Flash Card

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Blessing Fragrant Fruit

Blessing on smelling fragrant fruit Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam hanotayn rayach tov bapayrot. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who gives a pleasant fragrance to fruit. Please note that...

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Daily Quiz 10

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Kislev

Kislev Kislev is third month of the civil year and the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Hebrew calendar. Kislev has 29 or 30 days in it. Kislev usually falls in November - December on the civil calendar. Holidays During The...

Metulla

Metulla מטולה Metulla is a small town located between sites of the Biblical cities of Dan, Abel Bet Maacah, and Ijon, in Northern Israel. Baron Edmond de Rothschild founded Metulla in 1896. Rothschild purchased the land from Druz...

Omer :: Day 10

Omer :: Day 10 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Parashat VaYakhel

Parashat VaYakhel Exodus (Shemoth) 35:1 - 38:20 The Sabbath Moses assembled the entire Israelite community and said to them, "These are the words that HaShem has commanded for you to do: You may do work during the six weekdays,...

Parashot BeHar

Parashat BeHar Leviticus (Vayikra) 25:1 – 26:2 The Sabbatical Year HaShem told Moses at Mount Sinai to tell all of Israel: When you come into the land that I am giving you, the land must rest, a Shabbat to me. For six y...

Parashot Massey

Parashat Massey Numbers (BeMidbar) 33:1 - 36:13 Journeys These are the journeys of the Israelites, who had left Egypt in organized groups under the leadership of Moses and Aaron. Moses recorded their stops along the way at...

Parashot Vayelech

Parashat Vayelech Deuteronomy (Devarim) 31:1 - 31:30 Preparation for New Leadership Moses went and spoke the following words to all Israel, saying to them: Today I am 120 years old and I can no longer come and go. HaShem has...

Parshat Miketz

Parshat Miketz Parshat Miketz Genesis (Bereshit) 41:1 - 44:17 Pharaoh's Dream Two full years passed. Then Pharaoh had a dream. He was standing near the Nile, when suddenly seven handsome, healthy-looking cows emerged from the...

Syria

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Tevet

Tevet Tevet is fourth month of the civil year and the tenth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Hebrew calendar. Tevet has 29 or 30 days in it. Tevet usually falls in December - January on the civil calendar. Holidays During The Month:...

Week 10

This Week in Jewish History March 4, 2013 - March 10, 2013 March 4 Jews of Lubeck, Germany, were expelled, 1699. Austrian Jews granted equal civil and political rights, 1849. First permanent Government of Israel assumed office, 1949. ...

Yod

Yod Yod is the tenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Yod is also the number "ten". Yod is printed several different ways as you can see. Let's learn how to write it in script. Remember Hebrew is written from Right...

Yod Words

Yod Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

10th Government

10th Government David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister (23 Heshvan 5722 -- 2 November 1961) In photo, left to right: Yitzhak Ben-Aharon, Minister of Transport; Zerah Warhaftig, Minister of Religious Affairs; Yosef Almogi, Minister without...

Aaron

Aaron אַהֲרֹן Quick Facts Father Amram Mother ...

Daily Quiz 11

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East Flash Card

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Negev

Negev   הנגב The Negev, often referred to as a desert, is more properly called "wilderness," or "badlands." The rainfall in the Negev is higher than in the American Sonora Desert. Several development towns dot the magnificent lan...

Omer :: Day 11

Omer :: Day 11 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Parashat Pekudey

Parashat Pekudey Exodus (Shemoth) 38:21 - 40:38 The Accounting These are the accounts of the Tabernacle of Testimony, which were calculated by Moses' order by the Levites under Ithamar, son of Aaron the priest. Betzalel son...

Parashot BeChuko-Thai

Parashat BeChuko-Thai Leviticus (Vayikra) 26:3 – 27:24 Following the Commandments If you follow My laws and are careful to keep my commandments, I will provide you with rain at the right time, so that the land will bear i...

Parashot HaAzinu

Parashat HaAzinu Deuteronomy (Devarim) 32:1 - 32:52 Moses' Song Listen heaven! I will speak! Earth! Hear the words of my mouth! My lesson shall drop like rain, my saying shall flow down like the dew - like a downpour on the...

Parshat VaYigash

Parshat VaYigash Parshat VaYigash Genesis (Bereshit) 44:18 - 47:27 Judah's talk with Joseph Judah walked up to Joseph and said, "Please, your highness, let me say something to you personally. Do not be angry with me, even...

Putting up a Mezuzah

Blessing for Putting up a Mezuzah Baruch ata Adonai elohaynu melech ha'olam asher kidshanu bemitzvotav vetzivanu likboah mezuzah. Praised are you, Adonai our G-d, Sovereign of the Universe, who has made us holy with Mitzvot and instructed...

Shevat

Shevat Shevat is the the fifth month of the civil year and the eleventh month in the Hebrew calendar. Shevat has 30 Days in it. Shevat usually happens in January - February in the civil calendar. Holidays During The Month: ...

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United Kingdom

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Week 11

This Week in Jewish History March 11, 2013 – March 17, 2013 March 11 Headquarters of the Jewish Agency in Jerusalem was bombed, 1948. March 12 Jews of Vienna were forced to embrace Christianity or were burned at the stake,...

Yod Flash Cards

Yod Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Yod (י). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Yom Hadin Yom ...

Yom Kippur Special Readings

Yom Kippur Special Readings The Book of Jonah Jonah 1:1 - 4:11; Micah 7:18 - 7:20 HaShem told Jonah the son of Amittai, to go to the great city of Nineveh, and make my thoughts known because their evil ways are known to me. But Jonah...

11th Government

11th Government Levi Eshkol, Prime Minister (4 Tammuz 5723 -- 26 June 1963) In photo, right to left: Behor Shalom Shitrit, Minister of Police; Zalman Aranne, Minister of Education and Culture; Zerah Warhaftig, Minister of Religious...

Adar

Adar Adar is the sixth month of the civil year and the twelfth month of the Hebrew calendar. Adar is special because in leap years it is actually two months. Adar Rishon (First Adar) or Adar I which is 30 days and Adar Sheni (Second Adar)...

Brit Milah Flash Card

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Elul Flash card

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Kaf Flash Cards

Kaf Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Kaf (כ). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Kislev Kol ...

Miriam

Miriam מִרְיָם Quick Facts Father Amram Mother Yocheved ...

Modeh Ani

On Arising in the Morning Modeh (Moda) Ani Modeh (Boys) Moda (girls) ani l'fanecha, Melech chai v'chaiam She-he-cheh-zarta bee nishma-ti b'chemlah rabah emunatecha. In your presence I give thanks, living and sustaining ruler, for you...

Omer :: Day 12

Omer :: Day 12 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Parashot VeZoth HaBerakhah

Parashat VeZoth HaBerakhah Deuteronomy (Devarim) 33:1 - 34:12 Moses' Blessing of the Tribes: Reuben This is the blessing that Moses, man of HaShem, bestowed on the Israelites just before his death. He said: HaShem came from...

Parshat VaYechi

Parshat VaYechi Genesis (Bereshit) 47:28 - 50:26 Jacob's Last Days Jacob made Egypt his home for 17 years. He lived to be 147 years old. When Israel realized that he would soon die, he called for his son Joseph. "If you really...

Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv תל אביב Tel Aviv is a modern city with skyscrapers and hotels that overlook the Mediterranean Sea. Tel means, "mound," as it is used in archaeology. Aviv means "Spring." The name of the city shows the blending of the old and t...

United States

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Week 12

This Week in Jewish History March 18, 2013 – March 24, 2013 March 20 1st US orthodox Jewish Rabbinical seminary (RIETS) incorporates in NY, 1897. March 23 The first dated edition of Maimonides' Mishnah Torah was published,...

Yom Kippur Crafts

Yom Kippur Crafts

Devorah

Devorah דְבוֹרָה The Children of Israel had conquered most of the land of Canaan as, one by one, the unfriendly kings had been defeated. Now, most of the land belonged to Israel. After Joshua called all the tribes together to divi...

12th Government

12th Government Levi Eshkol, Prime Minister (17 Tevet 5725 -- 22 December 1963) In photo, alphabetically: Yigal Allon, Minister of Labor; Yosef Almogi, Minister of Housing and Development; Zalman Aranne, Minister of Education and...

BeMidbar Torah Stats

Torah Stats - Bemidbar בְּמִדְבַּר Parsha Parsha Number Number of lines in Sefer Torah Number of P'sukim Number of Words Number of Letters BeMidbar Thirty-Fourth 263...

Daily Quiz 13

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Faith Flash Card

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Ma Tovu

Ma Tovu - To worship in Your sanctuary with reverence (Blessing said when entering a synagogue) Ma tovu oha-leha yaakov. Mish-k'no-teha yisrael. Va-ani b'rov has-d'ha, avo vey-teha, Eshta-ha-veh el heyahl kod-sh'ha b'yira-teha. Adonai...

Omer :: Day 13

Omer :: Day 13 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Tiberias

Tiberias תבריה Tiberias plays an important role in Jewish history. It was part of the land bequeathed to Naphtali (Joshua 19:35). The Sanhedrin (the High Court of Israel during the period of the Second Temple) relocated to Tiberias from...

Week 13

This Week in Jewish History [March 25] Fast of the Firstborn Firstborn males over the age of Bar Mitzvah (13) are obligated to fast on the 14th of Nissan, in recognition of the fact that during the "Plague of the Firstborn" (which occurred...

13th Government

13th Government Levi Eshkol, Prime Minister (20 Tevet 5726 -- 2 January 1966) In photo, right to left - seated: Abba Eban, Foreign Minister; Zalman Aranne, Minister of Education and Culture; Haim Moshe Shapira, Minister of Interior;...

Bereshit Torah Stats

Bereshit Torah Stats   Parsha Parsha Number Number of lines in Sefer Torah Number of P'sukim (Verses) Number of Words Number of Letters Bereshit First 241...

Bimah Flash Card

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Daily Quiz 14

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Lamed Flash Cards

Lamed Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Lamed (ל). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Lulav Chicken ...

Omer :: Day 14

Omer :: Day 14 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Pineapple Flash Card

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Rachel

Rachel רָחֵל Quick Facts Father Laban Mother Unknown H...

Shemoth Torah Stats

Torah Stats - Shemoth שְׁמוֹת   Parsha Parsha Number Number of lines in Sefer Torah Number of P'sukim(verses) Number of Words Number of Letters Shemoth Thir...

VaYikra Torah Stats

Torah Stats - VaYikra וַיִּקְרָא   Parsha Parsha Number Number of lines in Sefer Torah Number of P'sukim Number of Words Number of Letters VaYikra Tw...

Week 14

This Week in Jewish History [April 1] Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Jerusalem, 1881. The emergence of the Nazi Party, 1920. Hebrew University of Jerusalem was opened by Lord Balfour, 1925. The official Nazi boycott of German Jewish...

Yom Kippur Kapparot

Yom Kippur: Kapparot Kapparot is an ancient custom designed to fill people with a feeling that their very lives are at stake as Yom Kippur approaches. The Kapparot ceremony symbolizes our sins crying out for atonement, and as a reminder...

14th Government

14th Government Golda Meir, Prime Minister (27 Adar 5729 -- 17 March 1969) In photo, right to left - seated: Yigal Allon, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Immigrant Absorption; Zalman Shazar, Third President; Golda Meir, Prime...

Bikat HaNerot Flash Card

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Daily Quiz 15

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Devarim Torah Stats

Devarim Torah Stats   דְּבָרִים  Parsha  Parsha Number  Number of lines in Sefer Torah Number of P'sukim (verses)  Number of Words Number of Letters  Devarim  Forty-Fourth  196  105  1,548 5,972  VeE...

Grey Flash Card

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Omer :: Day 15

Omer :: Day 15 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Safad

Safad   צפת This city's name is spelled so many different ways -- Tzefiya (in the Talmud), Safad, Zefat, Sefad -- it's easy to get confused and think they are entirely different places. Safed is Israel's highest town and probably it...

Shalom Aleyhem

Shalom Aleyhem (Aleichem) - "peace to you" Shalom aly-hem, mal-ahey ha-sh-reyt, mal-ahey el-yon,Mi-meleh mal-hey ha-m'lahim, ha-kadosh baruh hu. Bo-ahem l'shalom, mal-ahey ha-sh-reyt, mal-ahey el-yon, Mi-meleh mal-hey ha-m'lahim, ha-kadosh...

Week 15

Jewish History this Week [April 8] Nazis establish Kielce ghetto, 1941 [April 9] Germany invaded Norway and Denmark, 1940. [April 10] The Chumash with Yiddish translation was published in Cremona, Italy,...

15th Government

15th Government Golda Meir, Prime Minister (6 Tevet 5730 -- 15 December 1969) In photo, left to right - seated: Golda Meir, Prime Minister; Zalman Shazar, Third President; Yigal Allon, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education...

Daily Quiz 16

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Hail Flash Card

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Mem Flash Cards

Mem Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Mem (מ). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Machzor Magen ...

Omer :: Day 16

Omer :: Day 16 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Pear Flash Card

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Week 16

Jewish History This Week [April 15] Pope refuses to allow Jews of Cordova, Spain to build a shul, 1250 Pope granted liberal privileges to Jews of Rome, 1402. Sinking of the Titanic, 1912. British army liberated Belsen...

16th Government

16th Government Golda Meir, Prime Minister (16 Adar 5734 -- 10 March 1974) In photo, left to right - seated: Golda Meir, Prime Minister; Ephraim Katzir, Fourth President; Yigal Allon, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education...

Daily Quiz 17

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Lion Flash Card

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Nun Flash Cards

Nun Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Nun (נ). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Nisan Neelah ...

Omer :: Day 17

Omer :: Day 17 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Petah Tikva

Petah Tikva פֶּתַח תִּקְוָה Petah Tikva ("Opening of Hope") is also known as Em HaMoshavot ("Mother of the Moshavot"). It is a city in the Center District of Israel, 6.59 miles (10.6 km) east of Tel Aviv. In 2009 the city'...

School Flash Card

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Week 17

Jewish history this week [April 22] The first Jewish settlers arrived in Amsterdam, Holland, 1593. Jews of Bavaria were granted equality, 1872. [April 23] Christians in France were forbidden, under pain of death,...

17th Government

17th Government Yitzhak Rabin, Prime Minister (13 Sivan 5734 -- 3 June 1974) In photo, left to right - seated: Yitzhak Rabin, Prime Minister and Minister of Communications; Ephraim Katzir, Fourth President; Yigal Allon, Deputy Prime...

Ahasuerus Flash Card

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Daily Quiz 18

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House Flash Card

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Omer :: Day 18

Omer :: Day 18 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Samech Flash Cards

Samech Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Samech (ס). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Sivan ...

Week 18

Jewish History this week [April 29] Anti-Jewish riots broke out in Vilna, Poland, 1938. U.S. 7th army liberated Dachau, 1945. [April 30] Decree by Russia forbidding Jews from importing books in any language,...

18th Government

18th Government Menahem Begin, Prime Minister (4 Tammuz 5737 -- 20 June 1977) In photo, left to right - seated: Menahem Begin, Prime Minister; Ephraim Katzir, Fourth President; Yigael Yadin, Deputy Prime Minister Standing: Meir...

Ayin Flash Cards

Ayin Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Ayin (ע). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Aravah Hebrew ...

Daily Quiz 19

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High School Flash Card

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Omer :: Day 19

Omer :: Day 19 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 19

Jewish History This Week   [May 7] 1,200 Jews of Toledo, Spain were killed, 1355. Empress Catherine I of Russia expelled all Jews from the Ukraine, 1727. A letter from Empress Catherine II of Russia opened the way for limited settlement...

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19th Government

19th Government Menahem Begin, Prime Minister (5 Av 5741 -- 5 August 1981) In photo, left to right: Aharon Abuhatzeira, Minister of Labor; David Levy, Minister of Construction and Housing; Yaacov Meridor, Minister of Economics and...

Daily Quiz 20

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Kaf

Kaf/Haf/Haf Sofit Haf is the eleventh letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Haf is also the number "twenty". The difference between Kaf and Haf is the dot in the middle of the Kaf. Haf is printed several different ways as you can see ....

Kaf Words

Kaf Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Omer :: Day 20

Omer :: Day 20 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Pey Flash Cards

Pey Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Pey (פ). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Cow Elephant ...

20th Government

20th Government Yitzhak Shamir, Prime Minister (3 Heshvan 5744 -- 10 October 1983) In photo, left to right: Pesah Grupper, Minister of Agriculture; Gideon Patt, Minister of Industry and Trade; Moshe Arens, Minister of Defense;...

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Daily Quiz 21

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Mission Statement

Mission Statement Akhlah, the Jewish children's learning network, is an important resource created to provide Jewish children and their families access to the prayers, stories and rituals that have bound Jews together around the world and through...

Omer :: Day 21

Omer :: Day 21 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Tsadie Flash Cards

Tsadie Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Tsadie (צ). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Turtle ...

21st Government

21st Government Shimon Peres, Prime Minister (16 Elul 5744 -- 13 September 1984) In photo, right to left - seated: Yitzhak Navon, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education and Culture; Yitzhak Shamir, Vice Premier and Foreign...

Daily Quiz 22

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Omer :: Day 22

Omer :: Day 22 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Qof Flash Cards

Qof Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Qof (ק). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Seder Plate ...

22nd Government

22nd Government Yitzhak Shamir, Prime Minister (17 Tishrei 5747 -- 20 October 1986) In photo, right to left - seated: David Levy, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Construction and Housing; Shimon Peres, Vice Premier and Foreign...

Daily Quiz 23

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Omer :: Day 23

Omer :: Day 23 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Resh Flash Cards

Resh Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Resh (ר). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Rosh Hashanah ...

23rd Government

23rd Government Yitzhak Shamir, Prime Minister (14 Tevet 5749 -- 22 December 1988) In photo, right to left - seated: Yitzhak Navon, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education and Culture; Shimon Peres, Vice Premier and Minister...

Daily Quiz 24

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Omer :: Day 24

Omer :: Day 24 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Perpetual Hebrew Calendar

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Shin Flash Cards

Shin Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Shin (ש). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Shevat ...

Week 24

Jewish History this week June 10 Cease-fire between Israel and the Arab armies, 1948. June 11 Israel and Syria cease-fire, 1967. Himmler ordered the liquidation of all Polish ghettos, 1943. French (Vichy)...

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24th Government

24th Government Yitzhak Shamir, Prime Minister (18 Sivan 5750 -- 11 June 1990) In photo, right to left - seated: David Levy, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister; Chaim Herzog, Sixth President; Yitzhak Shamir, Prime Minister...

Daily Quiz 25

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Omer :: Day 25

Omer :: Day 25 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Red Flash Card

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Tav Flash Cards

Tav Flash Cards A list of the flash cards beginning with the Hebrew letter Tav (ת). These cards can be printed and used to help you build your Hebrew vocabulary. Hebrew (block, script and rashi), transliteration, and English. Tammuz Tishrei ...

Week 25

Jewish History This Week June 17 Central system of Israel's underground water supply was dedicated in Northern Negev, 1951. June 19 First (Jewish) Soviet citizen to be issued an immigrant visa to Israel, 1951. Panama and Costa Rica...

25th Government

25th Government Yitzhak Rabin, Prime Minister (12 Tammuz 5752 -- 13 July 1992) In photo, left to right - seated: Yitzhak Rabin, Prime Minister and Labor and Welfare portfolio; Chaim Herzog, Sixth President Standing: Amnon Rubinstein,...

Daily Quiz 26

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Omer :: Day 26

Omer :: Day 26 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 26

This Week in Jewish History June 25 Rabbi Menashe b. Yisrael applied for official permission to practice Judaism in England, 1656 June 26 First printed edition of the Sefer Hachinuch, 1523. June 30 The last British armed...

26th Government

26th Government Shimon Peres, Prime Minister (29 Heshvan 5756 -- 22 November 1995) In photo, left to right - seated: Ezer Weizman, Seventh President; Shimon Peres, Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Standing: Ephraim Sneh,...

Art Flash Card

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Daily Quiz 27

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Omer :: Day 27

Omer :: Day 27 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

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27th Government

27th Government Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister (1 Tammuz 5756 -- 18 June 1996) In photo, left to right - seated: Ezer Weizman, Seventh President; Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister, and Construction and Housing and Religion portfolios Standing:...

Daily Quiz 28

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Omer :: Day 28

Omer :: Day 28 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 28

Jewish history this week July 8 First Jewish settler in North America leaves for New Amsterdam, 1654. July 11 Jewish settlers, with Torah and other religious items, arrive in Savannah, Georgia, 1733.

28th Government

28th Government Ehud Barak, Prime Minister (3 Sivan 5759 -- 18 May 1999) In photo, right to left - seated: Ehud Barak, Prime Minister and Minister of Defense; Ezer Weizman, Seventh President Standing: Yitzhak Herzog, Cabinet...

Daily Quiz 29

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Omer :: Day 29

Omer :: Day 29 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 29

Jewish history this week July 15 Berlin Germany - Jews attacked by Nazi gangs, 1935. Crusaders captured Jerusalem, 1099. July 16 13,000 Jews in Paris France were rounded up by the French police for deportation, 1942. Crusaders...

29th Government

29th Government Ariel Sharon - Prime Minister (12 Adar 5761 -- 7 March 2001) Moshe Katsav - President of the State of Israel Cabinet Ministers Ariel Sharon - Prime Minister Shimon Peres - Minister of Foreign Affairs and Deputy...

Daily Quiz 30

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Lamed

Lamed Lamed is the twelfth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Lamed is also the number "thirty". Let's learn how to write it in script. Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the top of the...

Lamed Words

Lamed Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Omer :: Day 30

Omer :: Day 30 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 30

[July 22] A bill for the emancipation of the Jews of England was passed by the House of Commons, 1833; rejected by the House of Lords until 1845. The mass transportation of Jews of the Warsaw ghetto was announced, 1942 Deportation began on...

30th Government

30th Government Ariel Sharon - Prime Minister (26 Adar I 5763 -- 28 February 2003) In photo, right to left - seated: Moshe Katsav, Eighth President; Ariel Sharon, Prime Minister Standing (1st row): Avraham Poraz, Minister of the...

Daily Quiz 31

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Omer :: Day 31

Omer :: Day 31 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 31

1 Av Peaks of the tallest mountains emerged above the receding waters of the Flood. Egypt was afflicted Plague of with Frogs. Yahrzeit of Aharon HaKohen. (This is the ONLY yahrzeit mentioned in the Torah. It is not recorded in Parshat Chukat,...

31st Government

31st Government Ehud Olmert - Prime Minister (6 Iyar 5766 -- 4 May 2006) In photo, right to left - seated: Moshe Katsav, Eighth President; Ehud Olmert, Prime Minister Standing (1st row): Ze'ev Boim, Minister of Immigrant Absorption;...

Omer :: Day 32

Omer :: Day 32 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 32

August 5 Anti-Jewish riots in Arnstadt, Germany, 1264. Massacre of the Jews of Barcelona, Spain, 1391. August 7 Cease fire between Egypt, Jordan and Lebanon on the one hand and Israel on the other, 1970. Bar Ilan University...

32nd Government

32nd Government Ehud Olmert - Prime Minister (6 Nisan 5768 -- 31 March 2009) In photo, right to left - seated : Shimon Peres, Ninth President; Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister Standing (1st row): Uzi Landau, Minister of National...

Omer :: Day 33

Omer :: Day 33 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 33

August 12 Nazis began systematic murder of the Jews of Dvinsk, Latvia, 1941. August 14 Jewish Agency for Palestine founded, 1929. Archbishop of Lvov provided hiding places for Jewish children and Sifrei Torah, 1942. August 18 Queen of...

33rd Government

33rd Government Benjamin Netanyahu - Prime Minister (9 Nisan 5773 -- March 18, 2013) Following is the Government composition on the day of its swearing-in: Benjamin Netanyahu Prime Minister Minister of Foreign...

Omer :: Day 34

Omer :: Day 34 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 35

Omer :: Day 35 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 35

Jewish History This Week September 2 Jews of Holland were emancipated, 1796. The Mir ghetto was liquidated, 1942. September 3 England and France declare war on Germany, 1939. Anti-Jewish riots in Stockholm, Sweden, 1852....

Omer :: Day 36

Omer :: Day 36 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 37

Omer :: Day 37 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 37

September 9 Italian planes bomb Tel Aviv; 117 are killed, 1940. Copies of the Talmud were burned by the Inquisition, 1553. September 10 The Jewish community of Berlin was organized, 1671. The Congress for the Safeguarding...

Omer :: Day 38

Omer :: Day 38 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 39

Omer :: Day 39 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Mem

Mem/Mem Sofit Mem is the thirteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Mem is also the number "Forty". Mem Sofit is a Mem at the end of a word. Remember Hebrew is written...

Mem Words

Mem Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Omer :: Day 40

Omer :: Day 40 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 41

Omer :: Day 41 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 41

This week in Jewish history October 7 Germany decreed that passports of Jews were to be marked with a "J", 1939. Hundreds of Jews in Cracow were killed during Hakafot, 1555. October 8 Nazi pogrom against the Jews of Lodz,...

Omer :: Day 42

Omer :: Day 42 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 43

Omer :: Day 43 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Week 43

October 20 British White Paper, 1930. October 22 Cease fire between Israel and Egypt, Yom Kippur war, 1973. Israeli forces sank Egypt's ship the King Farouk , 1948. 6,300 Jews of Baden deported by the Nazis, 1940. October 26...

Omer :: Day 44

Omer :: Day 44 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 45

Omer :: Day 45 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 46

Omer :: Day 46 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 47

Omer :: Day 47 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 48

Omer :: Day 48 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Omer :: Day 49

Omer :: Day 49 The blessing before counting the Omer Baruch ata Adonai, Elohaeynu meleh ha-olam asher kid-shanu b'mitz-votav, v'tzivanu al s'frat ha-omer. Praised are you, Lord our G-d, Ruler of the universe, who has taught us the way...

Nun

Nun/Nun Sofit Nun is the fourteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Nun is also the number "fifty". Nun Sofit is a Nun at the end of a word. Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start...

Nun Words

Nun Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Samech

Samech Samech is the fifteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Samech is also the number "Sixty". Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the top of the letter where the number 1 is and then...

Samech Words

Samech Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Ayin

Ayin Ayin is the Sixteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Ayin is also the number "Seventy". Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the top of the letter where the number 1 is and then draw...

Ayin Words

Ayin Words     Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph     Tav Shin Resh Qof ...

Pey

Pey/Fey/Fey Sofit Pay is the Seventeenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. It is also the number "Eighty". Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the left side of the letter where the number...

Pey Words

Pey Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Tsadie

Tsadie Tsadie is the Eighteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Tsadie is also the number "Ninety". Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on top of the letter where the number 1 is. ...

Tsadie Words

Tsadie Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Qof

Qof Qof is the nineteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Qof is also the number "One Hundred". Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the top of the letter where you see the number 1. Then...

Qof Words

Qof Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Resh

Resh Resh is the twentieth letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Resh is also the number "Two Hundred". Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the top of the letter where you see the number 1....

Resh Words

Resh Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Shin

Shin Shin is the Twentieth-First letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Shin is also the number "Three Hundred". Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the top of the letter where you see the number...

Shin Words

Shin Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...

Tav

Tav Tav is the Twenty-Second letter of the Hebrew alphabet. Tav is also the number "Four Hundred". Remember Hebrew is written from Right to Left, so we start on the right side of the letter where the number 1...

Tav Words

Tav Words   Kaf Yod Tet Chet Zayin Vav Hey Dalet Gimmel Bet Aleph   Tav Shin Resh Qof Tsadie Pey Ayin Samech Nun Mem Lamed...
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