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Posts Tagged: Sukkot

October 28, 2022 1:47 pm

Felony Charges Filed Against Three Miami University Students for Desecration of Sukkah

The City of Oxford Division of Police in Butler County, Ohio, has charged three Miami University students with felony vandalism for desecrating a Sukkah put...

October 8, 2022 11:55 pm

This Election, We Must Choose a Zionist Jewish state

JNS.org –We are in the season of Sukkot, a joyous holiday. One of its most pervasive and powerful messages is the tenuousness of life. The...

October 8, 2022 11:50 pm

A Sukkot Guide for the Perplexed

Here are seven things you should know about the upcoming holiday of Sukkot: 1. Sukkot is a national Jewish liberation holiday, commemorating the transition of the...

October 7, 2022 2:05 pm

The World’s Most Remarkable Fruit

It is fair to say that the etrog fruit used by Jewish communities across the world as part of the “four species” during the festival...

September 23, 2021 12:18 pm

Sukkot: A Different Kind of Festival

The ancient festival of Sukkot has numerous elements to it. First is the Sukkah. We value our homes and the security of our little palaces,...

September 20, 2021 2:11 pm

Jews in Hagen, Germany Look to ‘Fly Flag Against Terror’ in Sukkot Celebrations After Foiled Yom Kippur Plot

The Jewish community of the German city of Hagen — which had to call off its Yom Kippur religious services last week over a threatened...

September 20, 2021 12:15 pm

A Sukkot Guide for the Perplexed

Here are some facts you may not know about the upcoming holiday of Sukkot. 1. The holiday is named for the first stop during the 40-year-Exodus...

September 17, 2021 10:01 am

Why We Need Sukkot

After watching the recent Afghanistan debacle unfold, I could not help but be reminded of the Suez Crisis of 1956 — with a sense of...

October 9, 2020 10:08 am

When Too Much Is Happening, Enter the Sukkah

JNS.org - We are approaching a psychic and emotional danger zone. Too much is happening. We’re on news overload. The multiple crises that have shaken...

October 9, 2020 8:38 am

The Holidays Are a Time to Reflect

What is the festival of Shmini Atzeret really about? Why do we need an extra day of yomtov at the end of Sukkot? The Midrash offers...

October 5, 2020 9:08 am

Top Israeli Rabbis, and US Envoy, Pray for Trump Recovery

Israel's top rabbis prayed for US President Donald Trump to recover from COVID-19 on Monday, invoking his name in a Jewish holiday ceremony at Jerusalem's...

October 4, 2020 5:07 am

Sukkot and the World

Rituals, laws, and customs exist to reinforce the fact that ideas are all very well, but we need actions to bring about change within ourselves...

October 1, 2020 5:42 am

Sukkot: A Guide for the Perplexed

Below are eight things to highlight about the holiday of Sukkot: 1. Jewish national liberation. Sukkot is the third Jewish pilgrimage holiday (following Passover and Shavuot), which...

October 1, 2020 5:15 am

A Safe Sukkot — at Home and Outside

JNS.org - Sukkot, the joyous Jewish Thanksgiving, was originally an agricultural holiday -- a time of gathering a bountiful harvest. The sukkah itself -- the...


European Jewish Community Unenthusiastic on EU Antisemitism Initiatives: Re...

The European Jewish diaspora is unenthusiastic about European Union (EU) member states' efforts to fight antisemitism, according to a report...


Biden Says Never Seen Such Anxiety Over Israel’s Political Situation...

i24 News - US President Joe Biden told Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a phone call on Sunday that...

Middle East

Archaeologists Discover Oldest Pearl City in the Gulf in the UAE

i24 News - Archaeologists on Monday claimed to have found the oldest pearl city in the Persian Gulf on an island off one of the northern Sheikhdoms of the United...


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