Jewish Lifestyle

For the first time in Dubai: Matzah-making event for kids

For the first time in Dubai: Matzah-making event for kids

Dozens of children from the Jewish community in Dubai gathered to make matzot for the upcoming Passover holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2021 13:34
Is this contractor going too far?

Is this contractor going too far?

We don’t need to educate our readers on the terrible things that happen in entertainment attractions of the gambling variety.Sponsored Content, 07/03/2021 12:48
Chief Rabbinate slams Supreme Court: Correct your ruling

Chief Rabbinate slams Supreme Court: Correct your ruling

Chief Rabbis of Israel blast Supreme Court's refusal to reopen ruling allowing leavened food in hospitals over Passover.Shlomo Witty, 10/01/2021 17:05
Chief Rabbinate appeal for Passover in hospitals rejected

Chief Rabbinate appeal for Passover in hospitals rejected

Justice Esther Hayut refuses to hear new arguments against bringing leavened food into hospitals on PassoverShlomo Witty, 10/01/2021 16:36
Siberian synagogue has a 10-foot menorah made of ice

Siberian synagogue has a 10-foot menorah made of ice

Russian synagogue in Tomsk, Siberia unveils 10-foot ice menorah for Hanukkah.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 11/12/2020 08:15
A virtual Taste of Israel- America

A virtual Taste of Israel- America

The Consulate General of Israel in NY is proud to present Zoom-Eat, a new international culinary zoom web series.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2020 13:57
Mass prayers organized for Jews buried in Arab countries

Mass prayers organized for Jews buried in Arab countries

Israel's Diaspora Minister calls on Jews around the world to join in event marking expulsion of Jews from Arab countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2020 14:52
The Shabbat Project 2020 - Bring it home

The Shabbat Project 2020 - Bring it home

In a world reeling from a global pandemic, 7th annual international Shabbat Project announces launch, offering unity, and optimism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2020 11:27
In Argentina, a Jewish businessman starts a kosher meat price war

In Argentina, a Jewish businessman starts a kosher meat price war

Argentinian-Jewish businessman assails kosher meat industry, calling it a 'mafia' which artificially inflates prices to gouge consumers.JTA, 23/10/2020 07:17
With get in hand woman freed to undergo fertility treatment

With get in hand woman freed to undergo fertility treatment

After struggling for years to secure a divorce from her husband, cancer survivor finally free to undergo fertility treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2020 13:46
How to make colorful, sculpted Hanukkah cookies

How to make colorful, sculpted Hanukkah cookies

Amy demonstrates how to make Hanukkah cookies by coloring and sculpting the dough before baking.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2020 12:58
Kosherfest announces cancellation of 2020 event

Kosherfest announces cancellation of 2020 event

Diversified Communications, organizer of Kosherfest, says still far too many uncertainties amid COVID-19 to hold live event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/09/2020 21:35
1,000 attend Yom Kippur service at minor league ballpark in New Jersey

1,000 attend Yom Kippur service at minor league ballpark in New Jersey

Reform congregation in New Jersey uses minor league ballpark for Yom Kippur prayers, allowing worshippers to social distance.Marcy Oster, JTA, 30/09/2020 07:10
Chickens on a plane: Yom Kippur ritual performed by air for Jews in locked-down Melbourne

Chickens on a plane: Yom Kippur ritual performed by air for Jews in locked-down Melbourne

Kapparot ritual of swinging chickens performed by airplane for Jews locked down in Melbourne, Australia.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 29/09/2020 07:12
From a monastery in Sicily to a yeshiva in Jerusalem

From a monastery in Sicily to a yeshiva in Jerusalem

The story one man's spiritual journey from Judaism to Christianity - and back.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/09/2020 14:31
The Secret To The Success Of Israeli Businesswomen

The Secret To The Success Of Israeli Businesswomen

To become a successful woman in business, you must have the courage to own who you are and what you are doing.Sponsored Content, 15/09/2020 11:04
Who needs hundreds of new shofar blowers in the Kibbutzim?

Who needs hundreds of new shofar blowers in the Kibbutzim?

The group 'Ayelet Hashachar' training residents of kibbutzim and moshavim to blow the shofar for small prayer groups across the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2020 12:55
As coronavirus pandemic continues, Jewish groups take holiday prayers outside

As coronavirus pandemic continues, Jewish groups take holiday prayers outside

Two Orthodox organizations coordinate small, outdoor prayer groups across Israel for the upcoming holiday season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2020 10:08
Tel Avivians learn how to sound the shofar ahead of High Holy Days

Tel Avivians learn how to sound the shofar ahead of High Holy Days

City of Tel Aviv and Tel Aviv rabbinate offering free shofar lessons to help smaller prayer groups during the coronavirus pandemic.i24NEWS, 07/09/2020 15:47
Bring Rosh Hashanah simanim to the table

Bring Rosh Hashanah simanim to the table

No need to go over the top with making Simanim part of your Rosh Hashanah meal. These 4 tasty additions make Simanim a natural fit!Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2020 13:02
Chief Rabbi of Israel: If you have the coronavirus, don't fast

Chief Rabbi of Israel: If you have the coronavirus, don't fast

Rabbi David Lau urges coronavirus patients and those who may be infected not to fast during Tisha B'Av.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2020 15:00
Watch: Cantor Netanel Hershtik & Hampton Synagogue Choir sing USA Anthem

Watch: Cantor Netanel Hershtik & Hampton Synagogue Choir sing USA Anthem

In honot of the 4th of July, Cantor Netanel Hershtik & The Hampton Synagogue Choir sing The Star Spangled BannerArutz Sheva, 03/07/2020 17:12
Spirituality Needs Body Builders (Hukat 2020)

Spirituality Needs Body Builders (Hukat 2020)

Baruch Gordon considers why the Red Heifer is mentioned at the end of the 40 years in the desert, instead of in Leviticus.Sharona Cohen, 02/07/2020 17:48
Tefillin: The Beautiful Blending of Art and Religion

Tefillin: The Beautiful Blending of Art and Religion

Phylacteries remind worshipers to keep God’s Law in both their actions and thoughts. These small leather boxes are beautiful pieces of art.Communicated Content , 16/06/2020 22:12
Israeli rabbis are divided over temperature checks on Shabbat

Israeli rabbis are divided over temperature checks on Shabbat

Can you have your temperature checked electronically on the Sabbath? Chief Rabbi says yes, disputing five senior haredi rabbis.Marcy Oster, JTA, 15/06/2020 07:14
New technology promises to revolutionize heart failure treatment

New technology promises to revolutionize heart failure treatment

Israel-based company offers new in-heart microcomputer, which can monitor data on patient's heart in real-time.i24NEWS, 09/06/2020 01:37
Dreaming of a home in Jerusalem? The time is now

Dreaming of a home in Jerusalem? The time is now

Some new opportunities have been created in the wake of the pandemic. One of them, says Dvir Dimri, CEO of Karta investments, is real estateby Karta Investments, 26/05/2020 22:29
Bible shocker! Rabbi reveals source of anti-Jewish blunder in the gospel of Matthew

Bible shocker! Rabbi reveals source of anti-Jewish blunder in the gospel of Matthew

'Did the Jews kill Abel?' Rabbi Tovia Singer discusses the roots of the anti-Jewish segment of the gospel of Matthew.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2020 10:36
American Orthodox rabbis increasingly split over safety of communal prayer

American Orthodox rabbis increasingly split over safety of communal prayer

Coronavirus lockdowns have split Orthodox Jewish leaders in the US over whether to operate synagogues and public prayer groups.Shira Hanu, JTA, 17/05/2020 19:51
What's First - Messiah or Aliya? (Behar 2020)

What's First - Messiah or Aliya? (Behar 2020)

This video discovers the answer to the centuries-old question: Will Redemption come miraculously or by natural means?, 15/05/2020 01:20
Even in pandemic, Jews flown to Jerusalem for burial

Even in pandemic, Jews flown to Jerusalem for burial

Jews in the Diaspora spending 'huge sums' to transport loved ones' remains to Israel for burial during coronavirus pandemic.Michael Blum, AFP, 04/05/2020 08:21
Paris chef is making mouthwatering kosher meals for Jewish doctors and nurses — for free

Paris chef is making mouthwatering kosher meals for Jewish doctors and nurses — for free

American-born Paris chef looks to help out Jewish doctors and nurses working overtime to combat coronavirus pandemic.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 28/04/2020 07:25
God is in the details

God is in the details

An inspiring parsha video on Mishpatim by Ariella Berglas., 18/02/2020 12:26
Tel Aviv prof Vered Noam is first woman to receive Israel Prize in Talmudic Studies

Tel Aviv prof Vered Noam is first woman to receive Israel Prize in Talmudic Studies

'She's an inspiration to a generation of women studying Torah.' Tel Aviv U. professor Vered Noam wins Israel Prize in Talmudic Studies.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/02/2020 09:29
Ancient Jewish dish becomes melting pot of Israeli cuisine

Ancient Jewish dish becomes melting pot of Israeli cuisine

Consumed by Jews for Shabbat lunch since antiquity, hamin - also known as cholent - is enjoying a renaissance in Israel.Jonah Mandel, AFP, 11/02/2020 13:23
Sparks fly as Rabbi Tovia Singer debates missionary in Old City of Jerusalem

Sparks fly as Rabbi Tovia Singer debates missionary in Old City of Jerusalem

Rabbi confronted while filming segment on a church in the Old City of Jerusalem which is dedicated to converting Jews to Christianity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2020 10:47
Jewish group launches Arabic-language video series about Judaism

Jewish group launches Arabic-language video series about Judaism

American Jewish Committee releases new video series introducing Judaism to Arabic speakers.Marcy Oster, JTA, 30/01/2020 21:15
Building the Foundation of a Torah Family with the Shapell’s Married Couples Program

Building the Foundation of a Torah Family with the Shapell’s Married Couples Program

A dream of many young couples is to spend one of the first years of their marriage (often the first year) learning Torah in Israel.Shmuel Jablon, 08/01/2020 21:01
Orthodox Union women's initiative launches Nach Yomi program “Torat Imecha”

Orthodox Union women's initiative launches Nach Yomi program “Torat Imecha”

Orthodox Union launches women's Nach Yomi study program, 'Torat Imecha'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/01/2020 19:56
Watch: Nearly 100,000 Jews gather for Siyum HaShas in New Jersey

Watch: Nearly 100,000 Jews gather for Siyum HaShas in New Jersey

Over 90,000 Jews gather in MetLife Stadium in New Jersey to celebrate Siyum HaShas - completion of the study of the entire Talmud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2020 20:32
Watch: Sparks fly as missionaries try to convert rabbi at Israel Parade

Watch: Sparks fly as missionaries try to convert rabbi at Israel Parade

Jewish outreach activist Rabbi Tovia Singer encounters Christian missionaries in Jerusalem during Israel Parade who try to convert him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2020 19:28
The Hanukkah Rebellion: Did the Jews really win?

The Hanukkah Rebellion: Did the Jews really win?

Touro College's Henry Abramson takes a critical look at the Maccabean Rebellion - what did it accomplish, and was it really successful?Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2019 11:29
25-80% off Everything from Koren – 24 Hours Only!

25-80% off Everything from Koren – 24 Hours Only!

24 Hour Sefarim Sale from Koren Publishers - Tuesday, December 10th, 10/12/2019 18:20
Jews in 106 countries join in largest Shabbat Project ever

Jews in 106 countries join in largest Shabbat Project ever

Jews from 1,685 cities in 106 countries around the world join for biggest Shabbat Project event ever.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/11/2019 13:54
Thousands of Diaspora Jews overcome hurdles to celebrate Sukkot

Thousands of Diaspora Jews overcome hurdles to celebrate Sukkot

Israeli emissaries from Bnei Akiva working abroad help Diaspora Jews overcome hurdles to acquiring Four Species needed for Sukkot holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/10/2019 11:33
Watch: Mass Birkat Kohanim event at the Western Wall

Watch: Mass Birkat Kohanim event at the Western Wall

40,000 gather at the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City for Birkat Kohanim priestly blessing event during Sukkot festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2019 10:43
100,000 Jews gathered for Selichot prayers at Western Wall

100,000 Jews gathered for Selichot prayers at Western Wall

1.5 million people visited Western Wall during ahead of High Holy Days, including 100,000 on night before Yom Kippur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2019 10:30
Poll: 60% of Israelis will fast this Yom Kippur

Poll: 60% of Israelis will fast this Yom Kippur

Fewer Israelis plan to fast this Yom Kippur compared to previous years, less than half plan on praying in synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/10/2019 10:13
5 Steps to Letting Go of Resentment

5 Steps to Letting Go of Resentment

Just in time for Yom Kippur - how to overcome anger and resentment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2019 20:20
A behind the scenes look at Uman with YouTube star Meir Kay

A behind the scenes look at Uman with YouTube star Meir Kay

Watch social media star Meir Kay explore Uman, Ukraine before and after Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2019 20:59
Tens of thousands gather for Selichot prayers at Western Wall

Tens of thousands gather for Selichot prayers at Western Wall

Mayor of Jerusalem Moshe Lion joins Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu, Western Wall chief rabbi Shmuel Rabinovitch for selichot prayers at Western WallArutz Sheva Staff, 04/10/2019 12:17
LA’s Iranian Jews enjoy first musical selichot performance

LA’s Iranian Jews enjoy first musical selichot performance

Watch: Hundreds of Iranian Jews in LA gather for special musical Selichot prayer service.Karmel Melamed, 04/10/2019 07:51
Yom Kippur & the Power of Granting Forgiveness

Yom Kippur & the Power of Granting Forgiveness

Stop giving so much credit to the person who hurt you. Discover the greatest gift of liberation you can give yourself.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/10/2019 11:12
New Torah & Technology Research Center to open in Jerusalem

New Torah & Technology Research Center to open in Jerusalem

Is lab-grown pork kosher? Can Jews ride in autopiloted cars on the Sabbath? New research center to study implications of tech developments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2019 10:57
Shoftim - The judges are intended for you, not for others

Shoftim - The judges are intended for you, not for others

Wouldn't I do anything possible to save myself from any decree which may be lingering over me? The one-word remedy found in Parshat ShoftimArutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2019 10:20
These are Israel's most popular nature sites of the summer

These are Israel's most popular nature sites of the summer

Almost 2 million people visited nature parks and reserves in July-August. Most popular site was Sakhne, followed by Masada.Orli Harari, 03/09/2019 13:43
New restaurant in Amsterdam: Meat Me Kosher

New restaurant in Amsterdam: Meat Me Kosher

A new kosher meat restaurant recently opened in the city of Amsterdam in the Netherlands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2019 02:04