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After UNESCO vote, Netanyahu reads from Bible to prove Jewish ties to Hebron – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

| July 10, 2017

Benjamin Netanyahu, center, leading the weekly cabinet meeting at the prime ministers office in Jerusalem, June 25, 2017. (Marc Israel Sellem/Pool/Flash90) JERUSALEM (JTA) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu put a kippah on his head and read from the Bible during the weekly Cabinet meeting to illustrate the Jewish peoples and Israels connection to Hebron. Sundays display came after the UNESCO World Heritage Committee on Friday acting on a request from the Palestinians, declared Hebrons Old City to be a heritage site in danger.

Days out while school’s out – Jewish Chronicle

| July 10, 2017

Jewish Chronicle Days out while school's out Jewish Chronicle London is being taken over by the Romans this summer, with the three- month -long Londinium programme, celebrating the city's heritage . Running from July 28 to October 29, events range from storytelling at the Museum of London to family fun days at theĀ ..

Kochi jews in israel seek a monumental protection- The New Indian … – The New Indian Express

| July 7, 2017

KOCHI:Jews from Kochi settled in Israel gifted Prime Minister Narendra Modi with a shofar - a wind instrument made of a rams horn used for religious ceremonies - during a public event at Tel Aviv on Wednesday.The 8,000-strong Kochi Jews in Israel used the occasion to request the Indian Government to preserve their heritage back in Kerala, including the renovation of synagogues and cemeteries of their ancestors. Based in Rehovot about 20 km off Tel Aviv, Samson Pallivadikal, 71, said except for the Paravur synagogue - which has been converted into a museum - most of the synagogues and cemeteries in Kerala are in a bad state. Modis visit is a good occasion to raise our concerns on the issue, Samson told Express

‘PM’s gifts from Kerala to his Israeli counterpart reflect our Jewish heritage’ – Times of India

| July 6, 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had something every Malayali could take pride in the souvenirs that were gifted by the PM to his counterpart were two sets of copper plates from Kerala. While the first set of relics came from the Paradesi Synagogue from Mattancherry, the second was from Malankara Mar Thoma Syrian Church in Thiruvalla, both of which are paradigms of the Jewish heritage of Kerala. The caretaker of the Paradesi Synagogue, KJ Joy, sounds visibly excited as he recollects the incidents that paved the way for it.

Hungarian Jews ask PM Orban to end ‘bad dream’ of antisemitism – The Jerusalem Post

| July 6, 2017

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban delivers a speech during the 14th Plenary Assembly of the World Jewish Congress in Budapest May 5, 2013. (photo credit:LASZLO BALOGH/REUTERS) BUDAPEST - Hungarian Jews said on Thursday Prime Minister Viktor Orban's billboard campaign against migration and foreign influence, using the image of US financier George Soros, was a proxy for antisemitism. They urged the nationalist Orban to halt the campaign

Clayton native re-engineers Sriracha sauce – St. Louis Jewish Light

| July 6, 2017

Passion fuels success and, in the case of Nathan Litz, that success is Sriracha Granada, a spicy-sweet green hot sauce he created in his home kitchen. This delicious condiment is now distributed nationwide. You can find it locally in grocery stores and on the tables of many of our towns great restaurants.

The Secret Jewish History Of A Violent New Zealand Cult – Forward

| July 6, 2017

This is the second of a series of posts on the history and lives of Jews in New Zealand. The first can be found here

Over 200 North Americans become Israelis as first aliya flight of the summer arrives – The Jerusalem Post

| July 5, 2017

The Bienenfeld family from Plainview, NY getting off the plane in Tel Aviv with Minister of Aliyah and Integration Sofa Landver.. (photo credit:SHAHAR AZRAN COURTESY OF NEFESH BNEFESH) On Monday, 201 olim from 16 US states and three Canadian provinces gathered at JFK Airport to take a flight to the Promised Land. The El Al Boeing 777 was chartered by Nefesh BNefesh, in cooperation with the Ministry of Aliyah and Integration, the Jewish Agency for Israel, Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael-Jewish National Fund and JNF-USA.

New and improved Jewish tradition – Heritage Florida Jewish News – Heritage Florida Jewish News

| June 30, 2017

Lets redefine Jewish. Lets make it bigger, broader and more inclusive. That was my biggest takeaway from the annual PJ Library conference in Reisterstown,Md., that I attended in April with Jennifer Cohen, the Jewish Federation of Greater Orlandos director of Outreach and Engagement.

International Jewish athletes ‘return’ to Jerusalem for 20th Maccabiah Games – Heritage Florida Jewish News

| June 30, 2017

The USA delegation entering Ramat Gan Stadium at the 2013 Maccabiah opening ceremony. During the 20th Maccabiah Games next month, about 7,000 Jewish athletes from 80 countries will descend upon the Holy Land to join 2,500 Israeli athletes in the Olympic-style competition. Held every four years, the Jewish multi-sport competition is the world's third-largest sporting event.


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