Yom Kippur: Tips for Easier FastingAs Jewish people around the world prepare for Yom Kippur, Arutz Sheva brings you some tips on how to prepare for the 25-hour fast.
Israel Gets Ready for Yom Kippur; Tips for Easier FastingSoldiers, police, paramedics, rabbis and ordinary Israelis are each doing their part to prepare for the holiest day of the Jewish year.
Fast of Esther Observed on ThursdayJews observe Fast of Esther on Thursday from dawn to dusk, to commemorate the fast observed by the Jewish people in the story of Purim.
Rabbinate Calls for 'Rain Fast Day' ThursdayWinter is again late in coming to Israel. The Chief Rabbinate has set Thursday as a day of fasting, prayer and repentance, asking G-d for rain.