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How to make your Purim Seudah interactive by Ilana Harris

How to make your Purim Seudah interactive by Ilana Harris

With Purim fast approaching-Thursday/Friday of this week, if you are hosting seuda I imagine you have either organised your menu or will be busy planning it over the next few days. The seuda is definitely about the food-you need challot, there is an idea of eating meat, and people get super creative with themes to […]

By March 21, 2019 Read More →
WATCH: Purim – Trump and US Embassy join in the fun!

WATCH: Purim – Trump and US Embassy join in the fun!

Taken from the Jerusalem Post. WATCH this video of Trump retelling the Purim story. CLICK on here. WATCH the US Embassy in Jerusalem get into the Purim spirit. CLICK on here.

By March 21, 2019 Read More →
A Purim archaeology discovery!

A Purim archaeology discovery!

Just in time for Purim, a fragment of a clay jar decorated with a human face that dates to the Persian period (fourth to fifth centuries BCE) and had been found in the City of David was revealed to the public, according to the Antiquities Authority on Wednesday. Click on here to read more.

By March 20, 2019 Read More →
Esther – Take control of your fate and believe in yourself!

Esther – Take control of your fate and believe in yourself!

(Make sure to subscribe to the IsraelB newsletter for the latest happening in our community) You do not need to study Hegel, to know that human beings are social creatures. One of the main themes of the Shmoneh Perakim of the Rambam, is that man is a social being and the purpose of the mitzvot […]

By March 20, 2019 Read More →
Later Megillah Reading Times – Night and Day

Later Megillah Reading Times – Night and Day

On Purim night, Megillah reading in most shuls is at around 6.10pm after Maariv which should be at around 6. Here are some later times both on Thursday evening and Friday morning: Chabad around the clock: Katamon Shteiblech: Ramban Shul – Rechov Amatzia

By March 19, 2019 Read More →
Fast of Esther – Times

Fast of Esther – Times

It’s the fast of Esther in Yerushalayim tomorrow too! Starts at 4.12am. Fast out at 6.29pm. Here are the times for the whole day:

By March 19, 2019 Read More →
Purim: Special bus service

Purim: Special bus service

Israel’s Transportation Ministry instructed that buses run on Purim night to and from areas where there are parties and “night life.” Buses will run Wednesday night and Thursday night, until the wee hours of the morning. The 90 routes, operated by Israel’s bus companies, are expected to serve tens of thousands of Israelis in 100 […]

By March 18, 2019 Read More →
Rav Achiad Ettlinger HY’D – Israel’s latest terror victim.

Rav Achiad Ettlinger HY’D – Israel’s latest terror victim.

From Jerusalem Post. Ariel terror victim Rabbi Ahiad Ettinger, 47, died Monday morning after doctors at Beilinson hospital fought to save his life for almost 24 hours. He is the second fatality from the attack. Gal Keidan, 19, a soldier who was guarding the junction was killed at the scene will be buried in his […]

By March 18, 2019 Read More →
HEARTBREAKING – WATCH: Gal Keidan, Terror victim  murdered yesterday play music

HEARTBREAKING – WATCH: Gal Keidan, Terror victim murdered yesterday play music

From Jerusalem Post. Photos of Gal Keidan, 19, hiking with a smile and sunglasses or playing the mandolin in high school, circulated on social media in the aftermath of his death in Sunday’s terror attack outside of Ariel. Beersheba Mayor Ruvik Danilovich mourned the lost member of his city, who he described on his Facebook page […]

By March 18, 2019 Read More →
Purim – Halachot for this year being on Friday in Jerusalem

Purim – Halachot for this year being on Friday in Jerusalem

We will be celebrating Purim this year on Friday in Yerushalayim and many people want guidelines as to what we should do. There are 3 approaches of when to eat the Purim Seudah (meal) 1- Start and end the meal before chatzot (midday). This is the ideal approach acc to most opinions.(Rema) 2- Start the […]

By March 17, 2019 Read More →

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