6,300 lulavs and etrogs for IDF soldiers

Sorting of about 6,300 lulavs and etrogs to be used by soldiers during holiday season taking place this week..Mordechai Sones, 9/25/2017, 9:20 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

Sanctions on Russia won't affect Jewish holiday

Italian sanctions on Russia will not affect export of etrog fruits for Sukkot holiday, rabbi says.JTA, 8/21/2017, 5:21 PM

Major etrog shortage expected this Sukkot

Harsh winter in Calabria region of Italy destroys 80% of etrogs exported for use during Sukkot.Tzvi Lev, 8/10/2017, 4:26 PM

The Mystery in Sukkot Commemoration

The events of Sukkot impacted forever upon our consciousness.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 10/7/2014, 6:35 AM

Yeshiva Dean Caught Smuggling Etrogs

Airport customs authorities nab about 400 etrogs which three passengers tried to smuggle into Israel.Gil Ronen, 9/16/2013, 3:11 PM

Trick or Treat – Halloween or Sukkot?

Only in America: A black church leader uses the Lulav and Etrog for services on Halloween. “It helps keep children off the streets.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/31/2012, 9:20 PM

The French Connection: Etrog Smuggler Arrested at BGI Airport

A French national has been arrested trying to enter the country with fragrant contraband -- 228 etrogs (citrons) for Sukkot.Chana Ya'ar, 10/3/2011, 8:04 PM

Ministry to Tourists: Bring the Etrog, Leave the Lulav Behind

Visitors to Israel for Sukkot may bring an etrog with them, but not a lulav. The reason: Preventing agricultural disease in Israel.David Lev, 9/22/2011, 12:35 PM

TSA: Lulavim and Etrogim Can Be Carried Through Airports

Jews traveling with lulavim and etrogim during Sukkot will be able to carry them through US airports.Elad Benari, 9/20/2010, 5:07 AM

Israeli Customs Officers Find Undeclared Etrogim

Israeli customs employees confiscate more than 300 Etrogim brought into the country without a permit and on which taxes weren't paid.Elad Benari, 9/16/2010, 5:14 AM