PA: Closure of Cave of Patriarchs on Sukkot is a 'provocation'

PA official calls on Arabs to come out in large numbers to the Cave of the Patriarchs to protest Israel's decision to close it for Sukkot.Dalit Halevi, 10/17/2019, 2:11 AM

Watch: Celebrating Sukkot in Kidmat Tzion

Hundreds celebrate in the Kidmat Zion neighborhood of eastern Jerusalem in festival initiated by the Falic family and Ateret Cohanim.Hezki Baruch, 10/15/2019, 9:53 PM

Chag Sameach from Arutz Sheva!

Wishing a joyous Sukkot holiday to all our readers. News coverage ends this evening, resumes Monday evening.Arutz Sheva, 10/14/2019, 12:29 AM

Chance of rain: Weather forecast for Sukkot

Hotter than usual temperatures expected over first half of Sukkot holiday, possible flooding in southern, eastern streams.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2019, 12:42 PM

Watch: Sukkahs ready for the throng at Western Wall Plaza

Early morning on the eve of Sukkot is a good time to see the Sukkahs in the Kotel Plaza before the arrival of crowds for the holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2019, 8:08 AM

Watch: DJ Raphi 'does the lulav shake'

In unique video, DJ Raphi shows the masses how to shake the Four Species.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2019, 10:09 AM

Celebrating in the sukkah of Rabbi Shmuel Kaminetzky

Arutz Sheva brings you the celebration from the sukkah of the Rebbe's emissary to Dnipro, Ukraine, Rabbi Shmuel Kaminetzky.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/30/2018, 1:31 PM

Jerusalem March participants pass through IDF sukkot

IDF Education Corps: 'Landscapes, people, and special encounter through sukkot strengthen us as individuals and society.'Mordechai Sones, 9/30/2018, 10:41 AM

How a Chinese fruit became a Sukkot symbol

Researcher says Jews have been using the etrog since the Second Temple Period, explains how it came to be used on Sukkot.JTA, 9/29/2018, 8:18 PM

In first, Bank of England erects sukkah for Jewish workers

Bank of England inaugurates first sukkah since its founding 324 years ago.JTA, 9/29/2018, 8:03 PM

12 injured after sukkah collapses in Monsey

Major disaster narrowly averted after balcony in heavily Jewish town collapses.Tzvi Lev, 9/27/2018, 3:54 PM

President's House opens: 'May we be healthy'

President Rivlin and wife Nechama host citizens of Israel: 'I wish our Sukkah to be an ark of peace, health, and life.'Mordechai Sones, 9/27/2018, 11:05 AM

How a Chinese fruit became a Jewish symbol

Etrog: From Persia with love.The Land Of Israel Network, 9/27/2018, 5:12 AM

Under heavy security: Over 35,000 visit Hevron

Judea Brigade commander explains IDF security arrangements to protect tens of thousands of worshipers in the city of the patriarchs.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2018, 10:57 PM

Watch: Sukkot at the 'Israeli Agricultural Park'

Arutz Sheva visits agriculture ministry's park in Rishon Letzion: Tropical fruits, children's activities, plant labyrinth, animal puppets.Hezki Baruch, 9/26/2018, 9:01 PM

Sukkot at Aish HaTorah near the Western Wall

Yeshivat Aish HaTorah holds Sukkot breakfast on roof overlooking Priestly Blessing at Western Wall.Yoni Kempinski, 9/26/2018, 5:42 PM

Watch: Thousands celebrate Sukkot in Hevron

Join the central Sukkot celebrations, featuring Lipa Schmeltzer, Aharon Razel, Haim Israel, and Beri Weber.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2018, 2:47 PM

IDF Central Commander visits Sukkah in Beit Aryeh

Council head Avi Naim hosts Maj. Gen. Nadav Padan in his sukkah for holiday visit.Mordechai Sones, 9/26/2018, 1:56 PM

Watch: Celebrating Sukkot in the heart of Jerusalem

Hundreds celebrate Sukkot in Kidmat Zion, "the most important Jewish neighborhood to be built since 1967".Hezki Baruch, 9/26/2018, 5:43 AM

Don't forget, we're just passing through - the Sukkah's message

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton reminds us how the Sukkah is really a mirror to life itself, here in this world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2018, 10:35 PM

Thousands gather at Western Wall in J'lem for Sukkot festival

Worshippers gather in Old City of Jerusalem for first Intermediary Day of Sukkot festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2018, 1:18 PM

A matter of trust

Rebbe Nachman shows us that material security and honor are not the source of happiness.Mordechai Sones, 9/24/2018, 11:19 PM

Chabad delegation visits Netanyahu sukkah

On traditional holiday visit, chassidic delegation arrives at Prime Minister's sukkah in Jerusalem to present him four species.Mordechai Sones, 9/24/2018, 11:00 PM

Netanyahu hosts lone soldiers for Sukkot

Netanyahu and his wife host three lone soldiers at the Sukkah at the Prime Minister's Residence in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/23/2018, 6:39 PM

WeWork opens public office space in sukkah in Jerusalem

Public shared office space opened in Jerusalem sukkah for holiday.JTA, 9/23/2018, 4:56 PM

US ambassador gives wishes for happy Sukkot

'After the intensity of the High Holidays, what a blessing to gather at a festival earmarked for happiness and celebration.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2018, 1:35 PM

Sukkot: The story of our faith

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton explains how the Sukkah is emblematic of the essence of life and man's relationship with Hashem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2018, 8:10 AM

Why these Dutch Christians are celebrating Sukkot

Dutch churches build sukkot for their congregants in appreciation of holiday's ecological significance.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/20/2018, 10:59 PM

Safety tips for Sukkot

United Hatzalah emergency medics present safety guidelines for the upcoming Sukkot holiday, to prevent injuries during sukkah-building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2018, 4:05 PM

Israel to distribute Four Species at Ben Gurion Airport

Israel bans entry of Sukkot-related plants, purchases thousands of Four Species sets to distribute to arriving visitors.JTA, 9/1/2018, 9:43 PM

Kansas State U sukkah damaged by severe weather, not vandalism

Police say thunderstorms responsible for destruction of university sukkah reportedly targeted by vandals.JTA, 10/15/2017, 5:39 PM

Watch: Thousands visit Temple Mount on Sukkot

Jews brave first rains of the season to visit holiest site in Judaism on Sukkot holiday. 'We're ready for the Holy Temple.', 10/10/2017, 4:29 PM

'Sukkot is about bringing people together'

President visits Chief Rabbi's Sukkah, joining relatives of those murdered in Neve Tzuf terror attack.Hezki Baruch, 10/10/2017, 12:59 PM

Miracle on Sukkot

Toddler recovers after nearly drowning on first day of Sukkot holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 7:30 PM

Ensuring holiday happiness for those who need it most

Colel Chabad’s network of soup kitchens around the country is working around the clock to help those who would otherwise be alone.Tzvi Lev , 10/9/2017, 4:54 PM

Watch: Sukkot celebration in the Tomb of the Patriarchs

Singers and visitors from across Israel visit biblical site in Hevron for celebration of Sukkot holiday that draws thousands every year, 10/9/2017, 4:23 PM

Watch: Detained for taking lulav onto Temple Mount

Father and son detained, removed from Temple Mount for bringing Four Species, biblical commandment for Sukkot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 4:10 PM

Thousands celebrate Sukkot in Hevron

Despite rain, thousands celebrate holiday in Hevron, including prayer services in the Tomb of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 2:47 PM

Exploring the inner meaning of Sukkot

Rabbi David Stav discusses the significance behind the Sukkot festival and dwelling in the Sukkah.Yoni Kempinski, 10/9/2017, 1:51 PM

Sukkah destroyed by unknown vandals at Kansas State University

Campus Hillel sukkah removed, broken in first days of Sukkot holiday.JTA, 10/8/2017, 9:49 PM

Thousands visit Golan Heights during Chol Hamoed

Israelis visit northern region en masse during sukkot holiday, celebrate 50 years since Jewish return to region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2017, 8:22 PM

Listen: Avraham Fried's new single celebrates water

As we are judged over rainfall for coming year during Sukkot, Fried releases 'Al haselah hach-' Moses struck the rock, and out came water.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2017, 1:44 PM

'The Jewish People at its best'

Thousands present at Kotel priestly blessing. Minister Ariel: 'With G-d's help, PM will allow all Jews to ascend to the site of our Temple.'Hezki Baruch, 10/8/2017, 1:20 PM

'We were ready for a birthday - not a murder'

Daughter of Reuven Shmerling, murdered on eve of Sukkot in Kfar Qasim: 'We are certain that the background is nationalistic.'Ido ben Porat, 10/8/2017, 10:04 AM

Watch: 'I know where I go - you go,' Beinoni's Sukkot single

Beinoni's newest single is a ukelele-infused rap about the universal messages surrounding the holiday of Sukkot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2017, 8:50 AM

Four species in hand, Ivanka Trump and Kushner head to synagogue

Daughter, son-in-law of US President celebrate Sukkot holiday in synagogue with their 3 children.Gary Willig, 10/6/2017, 12:36 PM

Liberman, Eizenkot authorize selected Arab entry

Defense Minister, IDF Chief of Staff allow PA Arabs doing 'essential jobs' into Israel despite IDF closure for Sukkot holiday,Uzi Baruch, 10/5/2017, 11:57 PM

Why did 'kosher' Burger Ranch remain open over Sukkot?

Chief Rabbinate explains why Ben Gurion Airport branch of popular fast food store allowed to remain open on holidays and Shabbat.Gary Willig, 10/5/2017, 8:44 PM

Watch: The Four Species market in Mahane Yehuda

Jerusalem's famed Mahane Yehuda market is believed to be one of the largest market's for the Four Species in the country.Tzvi Lev, 10/4/2017, 4:50 PM

Little known facts for Sukkot 2017

A sukkah is a temporary structure but also a shelter, the basis for Thanksgiving Day and the time to read Ecclesiastes.Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger, 10/4/2017, 10:14 AM

Tonight: Closure on Judea and Samaria, Gaza

IDF shuts border crossings ahead of Sukkot holiday, will not allow entry of Palestinian Arab laborers.Tzvi Lev, 10/3/2017, 5:23 PM

Tens of thousands of lulavs imported from Gaza for Sukkot

Israel imports some 20,000 palm branches from Hamas-controlled Gaza for Sukkot holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2017, 2:30 PM

Sukkot services to go on in Barcelona despite violence

Jewish leaders vow to hold holiday services as usual despite clashes over Catalonian independence referendum which left 500 injured.JTA, 10/1/2017, 9:02 PM

2 moderately injured while building Sukkahs

Ashdod teen, Jerusalem man hospitalized after suffering head injuries while building Sukkot booths for upcoming holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2017, 7:44 PM

Hevron makes final preparations for festivity and prayer events

Jewish community excited and looking forward to thousands expected to flood city during Selichot and Sukkot events.Yoni Kempinski, 9/25/2017, 6:09 PM

'Close Temple Mount to Muslims during Sukkot'

'If Jews are banned from Temple Mount during Muslim festival, why aren't Muslims banned during Jewish holiday?'Yoni Kempinski, 9/3/2017, 10:50 PM

Why some Jews are paying $500 for an Italian etrog

Chabad rabbi explains etrog crisis, and why he has to be extra careful with inspections.JTA, 8/23/2017, 8:38 AM