'Lulavim from Gaza - a mitzvah via a transgression'

'Lulavim from Gaza - a mitzvah via a transgression'

Chief rabbi of Tzfat calls on rabbis not to certify Sukkot palm branches from Gaza. 'Don't help the wicked at the expense of your brothers.'Eliran Aharon, 9/20/2018, 10:17 AM
Tens of thousands of lulavs imported from Gaza for Sukkot

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
The Mystery in Sukkot Commemoration

The Mystery in Sukkot Commemoration

The events of Sukkot impacted forever upon our consciousness.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 10/7/2014, 6:35 AM
Video: Activist Shakes Lulav on Temple Mount

Video: Activist Shakes Lulav on Temple Mount

Temple activist Michael Fuah performed the Sukkot mitzvah of shaking the lulav without being noticed.Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 9/23/2013, 1:35 PM
Lulav Seller: Lulavs will Not Be Expensive

Lulav Seller: Lulavs will Not Be Expensive

The largest Four Species vendor in Israel claims that it will not raise prices, because it relies on Israeli-made products.Gil Ronen, 10/6/2011, 9:14 PM
Hamas Vetoes Gaza Lulav Deal

Hamas Vetoes Gaza Lulav Deal

Israeli traders will buy 100,000 lulavs for Sukkot from Jordan, after Hamas nixed a deal for buying them from Gaza.Gil Ronen, 10/5/2011, 10:14 PM
Growers: Don't Spend Over NIS 30 for Lulav

Growers: Don't Spend Over NIS 30 for Lulav

The Israel Growers Association suggests that Israelis not pay more than NIS 30 for their lulav.David Lev, 10/5/2011, 3:15 AM
Etrog Smuggler Arrested at Ben Gurion Airport

Etrog Smuggler Arrested at Ben Gurion 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: Bring the Etrog, Leave the Lulav Behind

Ministry: 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
Lulav Shortage Averted

Lulav Shortage Averted

Israeli palm tree growers are expected to meet demand for lulavs in Sukkot, despite last-minute Egypt export ban.Gil Ronen, 9/18/2011, 6:21 PM
Tensions with Egypt Affect Lulav Exports to Israel

Tensions with Egypt Affect Lulav Exports to Israel

Egypt says that it will not export lulavim to Israel this year, due to recent tensions between the two countries. Egyptian economy reeling.Elad Benari, 9/15/2011, 5:15 AM