Yom Kippur 5773 Lunch Menu Why do Jews celebrate the new year in Autumn? The Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur holiday of spiritual atonement – is a day of soul-searching, forgiveness, and fasting. No food or drink is consumed by the observant for a period of 25 hours, from sunset on one day, until 1 […]
Rosh HaShanah Happy Jew Year 5773 Why do Jews celebrate the new year in Autumn? Rosh HaShanah – the Jewish New Year’s holiday – is a celebration of the cyclical lunar calendar, and a time of forgiveness, renewal, and soul searching, aside from all the feasting and drinking that’s involved in the spirit of the […]
Have a healthy artery-clogging felafel burger There I was, meandering through Jerusalem in January 2012 when I stumbled upon this sign outside a local street food vendor. Isn’t this just what the doctor ordered when he told you to cut down on your number of meals? Just combine them and you’re AOK. If that made […]
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