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Fast of 10th of Tevet Marks Siege of Jerusalem

Fast of 10th of Tevet Marks Siege of Jerusalem

Friday fast day marks beginning of Babylonian siege of Jerusalem and is designated Day of Mourning for Holocaust martyrs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/12/2013 07:00
The Fast of Gedaliah

The Fast of Gedaliah

The day after Rosh HaShanah, the Jewish community fasts in memory of a leader's tragic death and its disastrous aftermath.Kochava Rozenbaum , 08/09/2013 10:44
To Eat or Not to Eat, That's the Question

To Eat or Not to Eat, That's the Question

Saudi Arabia warned non-Muslims residing in the kingdom to refrain from openly eating during the month of Ramadan, or else face deportation.Rachel Hirshfeld, 23/07/2012 11:52
10 Tevet Marks Siege of Jerusalem

10 Tevet Marks Siege of Jerusalem

This Thursday, 10 Tevet, Jews fast in commemoration of the start of the siege of Jerusalem by Babylonian emperor Nebuchadnezzar. Hana Levi Julian, 05/01/2012 09:56