Amid 'exodus' from Brussels, my family sings a sad 'ma nishtana'

First person: Passover seder for Belgian Jews reveals the mass exodus Islamist terror is causing; 'my last seder as a European.'Cnaan Liphshiz, 4/28/2016, 6:06 PM

300 tons of trash in Kinneret during Passover

Half a million tourists visit Kinneret beaches, authorities prepare large-scale cleaning operations ahead of holiday weekend.Shoshana Miskin, 4/28/2016, 4:40 PM

10 injured in aquatics accidents

2 drowned, 8 rescued in beaches across Israel.Shoshana Miskin, 4/28/2016, 4:05 PM

Hundreds of Jews defy Arab violence, pray at Joseph's Tomb

IDF forces disperse Muslim rioters, facilitate Passover prayers for Jewish worshipers in Shechem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2016, 12:03 PM

300,000 tour Israel on final full day of Chol HaMoed

Pleasant weather at end of Chol HaMoed sees picnicking, hiking nationwide.Tova Dvorin, 4/27/2016, 8:48 PM

How an amusement park goes Orthodox for Passover

Thousands of observant Jews flock to Six Flags Great Adventure, in an annual Passover pilgrimage.Uriel Heilman, 4/27/2016, 7:29 AM

Hundreds of Jews in rare visit to tomb of Othniel ben Kenaz

In honor of Passover IDF escorts hundreds of Jewish pilgrims to tomb of Biblical judge located in Hevron's Arab neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2016, 7:54 PM

Provocation? Man sells bread in Bnei Brak on Passover

Police take rogue chametz seller into custody. Suspect: I'm not forcing anyone to eat it.Michal Levi, 4/26/2016, 7:10 PM

100K visit Kinneret, leave 90 tons of garbage

Kinneret Authority launches major cleanup campaign due to the influx of tourists and beachgoers.Reut Hadar, 4/26/2016, 6:02 PM

Watching prophecy unfold with 'lost Jews' - and Hindu villagers

Melting bananas, Hindu idols, Baptist preachers, and prophecy: The tale of our 120 degree Seder in a remote village in Southern India.Nili Salem Flaks B'Simcha, 4/26/2016, 3:56 PM

Jews in Nigeria celebrate a special Passover

Unique partnership enables six massive seders around the African nation for the first time ever, with rabbis flown in from the US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2016, 6:46 PM

Watch Live: Thousands in Hevron for Pesach celebrations

After tens of thousands attend Priestly Blessing in Jerusalem, celebrations move to the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2016, 2:55 PM

Tens of thousands flood Kotel for Priestly Blessing

Watch as the Jewish people gather for the annual Birkat Kohanim ceremony.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/25/2016, 11:34 AM

Priestly Blessing to commence at Kotel

Traditional priestly blessing will be held Monday morning at the Kotel, followed by a ‘reception’ of the chief rabbis of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2016, 8:19 AM

Stories you might have missed in the Diaspora

With 2nd day of Passover coming to an end, here are some headlines our audience in the Jewish Diaspora might have missed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2016, 8:03 PM

13 Jews get kicked off the Temple Mount

On first intermediary day of Passover, police claim 13 Jews 'breached visit guidelines.' 1,043 visitors on Mount, nearly all tourists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2016, 4:09 PM

50,000 flood Israel's parks on first day of Chol HaMoed

Passover kicks off with tremendous tourism; additional 18,000 people recorded at beaches along the Kinneret.Tova Dvorin, 4/24/2016, 12:49 PM

12 places you have to visit this Chol HaMoed Pesach

These sites you don't want to miss this Passover. Our list of family-fun events from North to Negev.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/24/2016, 12:21 PM

'Passover miracle': NY family saved from carbon monoxide leak

Extended family of 24 awoken after first Seder to carbon monoxide alarm; none hurt.Tova Dvorin, 4/24/2016, 10:41 AM

Heat wave due to hit on Tuesday

Spring festival of Passover is bringing with it a streak of hot weather, set to build up as the week progresses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2016, 11:54 PM

Chief Rabbi calls world Jews home for Passover

Rabbi Lau in special message to Arutz Sheva readers: 'To those who can't but want to, and those who can but don't want to, Israel awaits.'Hezki Baruch, 4/22/2016, 1:18 PM

Spilling drops of wine at the Seder - for whom?

Praise and pride for Israel's accomplishments that takes into account the very real dilemmas we face as we approach the holiday of freedom.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 4/22/2016, 12:18 PM

Police arrest Jews for trying to offer sacrifice on Temple Mount

Jerusalem police stress importance of 'keeping the peace'; Temple Mount rights organization calls on Israel to keep the mitzva.Uzi Baruch, 4/22/2016, 11:48 AM

Environmentalists: Burn chametz, not plastic bags

Yarok Achshav organization urges public to burn bread, not packaging, in yearly chametz burning ceremony.Reut Hadar, 4/22/2016, 11:11 AM

For the first year: All Conservative Jews to eat Kitniyot

Conservative rabbis lifted ban on legumes earlier this year; Ashkenazic Conservative Jews to enjoy kitniyot for the first time this seder.Tova Dvorin, 4/22/2016, 10:40 AM

Watch: Soldier who shot Hevron terrorist freed for Passover

Excited family welcomes back Elor Azariya, who killed a wounded terrorist, after judge gives him the holiday at home.Kobi Finkler, 4/22/2016, 10:13 AM

Police presence boosted in Jerusalem for Passover

Concerns over incitement, Temple Mount prompt police to be on high alert ahead of and during the holiday.Tova Dvorin, 4/22/2016, 9:49 AM

Special seder to be held for lone soldiers

480 soldiers from 35 countries to have communal seder at resort hotel.Yoni Kempinski, 4/22/2016, 9:28 AM

Springtime weather in full force for Passover

Passover's name as the 'Spring Holiday' well-deserved this year as pleasant weather forecast ahead.Tova Dvorin, 4/22/2016, 8:13 AM

Judea-Samaria on lockdown for Passover

No entry for Palestinians on Friday and Saturday, due to fears of a terror attack targeting the holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2016, 7:30 AM

Israel's chametz has been sold

In official ceremony, Finance Minister gives Chief Rabbis authority to sell state's chametz to Abu Gosh resident.Hezki Ezra, 4/21/2016, 3:39 PM

All together - 93% of Israeli Jews to join in Pesach seder

Near universal participation anticipated in Passover holiday - even among secular Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2016, 2:09 PM

23 Families Left Homeless from Devastating Fire

Following devastating Jerusalem fire, fundraising campaign helps raise money for 23 homeless families as Passover approaches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2016, 5:33 AM

Rabbi Kanievsky declares pot kosher - even for Passover

Leading haredi rabbi declares marijuana kosher for Passover, just months after Orthodox Union certifies cannabis as kosher.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2016, 9:41 PM

Lone soldiers get a Passover surprise from president's wife

Nehama Rivlin hosts 5 female lone soldiers from around the world, surprises them with their parents who secretly came to visit.Ari Yashar, 4/20/2016, 7:08 PM

Katzav gets a Passover vacation from jail

Prison Service decides that ex-President convicted on two counts of rape can spend Passover with his family because he fits the 'criterion.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2016, 2:16 PM

Netanyahu encourages Israelis: Visit Judea-Samaria on Pesach

Judea-Samaria residents have established their own freedom, like the State of Israel itself, PM says in pre-Passover message.Uzi Baruch, 4/20/2016, 10:43 AM

MDA boosts medic shifts, supplies before Passover

Organization calls on the public to be smart about safety when traveling.Tova Dvorin, 4/18/2016, 3:45 PM

Passover miracles: Seder in a Soviet jail

Learn the fascinating story of a Prisoner of Zion who managed to scrounge together a seder in a Soviet prison, and merited to see miracles.Eliran Baruch, 4/17/2016, 9:57 PM

Watch: President Rivlin sells chametz to Chief Rabbi

President Rivlin sells all of the chametz in his residence to Rabbi Shlomo Amar, Jerusalem’s Chief Sephardic Rabbi, ahead of Passover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2016, 5:10 PM

Minister admits: 'I eat bread on Passover'

Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz says he 'loves tradition,' but refuses to give up chametz on Passover.Tova Dvorin, 4/16/2016, 8:54 PM

Israeli exports make Passover possible around the globe

Passover holiday proves big boom for Israeli economy, with $48.5 million in matzah and wine being shipped around the globe.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/13/2016, 5:12 PM

Can a united community still work miracles? Ask the Yemenite Jews

Passover is a time for family, for tradition, and for festive celebration. It’s also a time to fix a paradox. Steven B. Nasatir, 4/13/2016, 11:00 AM

Making Grandma’s charoset (or how I learned to love Passover)

Edgar Bonfman: How some apples, walnuts and good port wine brought back grandmother's recipe and made me love the holiday.Edgar M. Bronfman, 4/11/2016, 10:29 PM

Smart cleaner: How to survive Passover

Magen David Adom issues the full guide for safety whilst cleaning and preparing for Passover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2016, 11:35 AM

Passover travelers: check for bullets in your bag

Amid increase of Israelis arrested in airports, Foreign Ministry urges travelers to ensure they have no ammunition when packing.Shoshana Miskin, 4/11/2016, 9:44 AM

Passover books for one kid - or many

Looking to pick up a nice afikomen gift for the seder? Here are a few books they'll be sure to love.Penny Schwartz, 4/7/2016, 9:04 PM

Girl power: Seminary matzah baking event

Around 200 girls participate in ‘spiritual and exciting experience’ of baking Passover matzot at Jerusalem’s Lindenbaum Seminary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 7:05 PM

First-ever Haggadah released for Anousim

Hebrew-Portuguese Haggadah debuts to help descendants of Jews forced to convert return to their roots.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/6/2016, 8:52 PM

Watch: In-flight Passover seder safety video

Flight attendant helps you prepare to take off for the seder of your dreams, in a hilarious video ahead of the holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2016, 7:58 PM