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How can we be commanded to be joyful?

How can we be commanded to be joyful?

The holiday of Sukkot is the antidote to the fractured hearts of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.Rabbi Moshe Kempinski, 05/10/2020 12:06
Israeli professor calls Israel 'racist regime'

Israeli professor calls Israel 'racist regime'

Israeli professor, artists call to boycott Israeli-sponsored international Berlin festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2019 09:33
Watch: Hot air balloon festival in northern Israel

Watch: Hot air balloon festival in northern Israel

Sixteen hot air balloons from Israel and abroad take off early Friday morning in 10th annual festival in Gilboa.Yoni Kempinski, 16/08/2019 11:42
Visitors trash Israeli farms during flower festival

Visitors trash Israeli farms during flower festival

Negev flower season brings thousands; farmers report many stole and destroyed crops, drove through wheat fields, broke into greenhouses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2019 21:54
'They will not take our air'

'They will not take our air'

Organizers of Negev hot air balloon festival which was cancelled due to Hamas rockets vow to fly their balloons in show of strength.Gary Willig, 09/08/2018 22:57
Israeli show 'On the Spectrum' wins top prize at French festival

Israeli show 'On the Spectrum' wins top prize at French festival

New Israeli television series takes top prize at TV festival in Lille, France.JTA, 08/05/2018 09:28
'Hebrew is like a Sleeping Beauty'

'Hebrew is like a Sleeping Beauty'

Russian-speaking intellectuals gather in Jerusalem for 'slow reading' study of the city’s linguistic history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/08/2017 09:10
Paris mayor bans black feminist festival

Paris mayor bans black feminist festival

Paris black feminist festival 'prohibited' to whites sparks outrage.AFP, 30/05/2017 17:41
Tel Aviv’s White Night – what you need to know

Tel Aviv’s White Night – what you need to know

From concerts to parties to road closures, the city that never sleeps prepares for its annual all-night festival.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 30/06/2016 13:59
Time to Take Back Hanukkah

Time to Take Back Hanukkah

Is Hanukkah a festival or a farce? How many of those who celebrate it appreciate what it's all about? And is it even worth celebrating at all? Ari Soffer, 02/12/2013 09:43
Animations and Graphics Tell Holocaust Story

Animations and Graphics Tell Holocaust Story

Artist and director Nissim Hezkiyahu says: "animation is a very popular language to tell a story."Kochava Rozenbaum , 16/08/2013 02:43
Thousands at International Arts & Crafts Festival

Thousands at International Arts & Crafts Festival

Israelis got a taste of the world at the annual Arts & Crafts fair. Food, dancing, music and artwork of all kinds from all different nationsBen Bresky, 15/08/2013 14:06
Lollapalooza Music Festival: Next Year in Tel Aviv

Lollapalooza Music Festival: Next Year in Tel Aviv

Lollapalooza, one of the largest U.S.-based music festivals, will be coming to Tel Aviv in the summer of 2013.Rachel Hirshfeld , 05/08/2012 16:11
Singer Drops Out of Wagner Fest Over Nazi Tattoo

Singer Drops Out of Wagner Fest Over Nazi Tattoo

Russian singer Evgeny Nikitin has pulled out of an opera festival in Germany amid controversy over his Nazi tattoo. Rachel Hirshfeld, 23/07/2012 09:02
Pavement Drawing Festival Makes Debut in Israel

Pavement Drawing Festival Makes Debut in Israel

For the first time in Israel, a street in the city of Ramat Hasharon will transform into an urban art district with 3-D pavement drawings.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 11/07/2012 03:13
Carmen at Masada: Free Live Broadcast in 3 Spots

Carmen at Masada: Free Live Broadcast in 3 Spots

For the first time ever, a free live broadcast of the premier of Carmen at Masada will take place in three locations around Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 06/06/2012 17:18