Tag archive for ‘Passover’
Israelis vacationing in Sinai (Photo Guy Shiloh)
Itamar Eichner On Monday, March 27th, 2017

Israel Issues Travel Warning for Turkey, Jordan and Sinai

Two weeks ahead of Passover holiday, Israel’s Counter-Terrorism Bureau on Monday issued a travel warning for Israelis to avoid countries close to ISIS conflict zones urging its citizens not to travel to Turkey, More...

PASSOVER 1 Million Pounds of Shmurah Matzah How Passover Production Continues to Rise
Jewish Business News On Thursday, March 16th, 2017

One Million Pounds of Shmurah Matzah and Passover Production Continues to Rise

  Passover is around the corner, and Handmade shmurah matzah is starting to pop up on supermarket shelves. Before long, it’ll be everywhere—from Costco to the White House. Demand for the traditional, More...

Matzot packaged by Ma Yoffi Ltd. (Photo Dan Lev)
Ynet News On Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Asians Are Keen on Matzot

  Asia has discovered Israeli-made matzah and many Israeli companies are exporting it to countries such as Japan and India for the first time in 2016. Carolyn Nave, the food and beverage manager for The More...

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Assaf Kamer On Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Did the Exodus Really Happen?

Contrary to the biblical story that recounts the tale of the people of Israel leaving Egypt, the common view among mainstream archaeologists is precisely the opposite: the ancient Egyptians were the ones who More...

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JNS On Sunday, April 17th, 2016

Hillary Clinton: Fighting Oppression, Inequality, and Injustice on Passover

  I didn’t grow up celebrating Pesach. But over the years, I’ve attended seders where I was inspired by the remarkable story told in the haggadah—a tale of a people who, sustained by fortitude More...

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Jewish Business News On Friday, April 15th, 2016

Israel to Deploy Extra Troops Around Temple Mount Ahead of Passover

Israel will deploy reinforcements around the Temple Mount in Jerusalem’s Old City leading up to Passover in an effort to stop rioting and prevent terror attacks, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday. Tensions More...

Was Jesus’s Last Supper a Passover seder- An illustration of the Last Supper. Credit Vicente Juan Masip via Wikimedia Commons.
JNS On Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Was Jesus’s Last Supper a Passover Seder?

Nearly every year around the time of the Jewish holiday of Passover and the Christian holiday of Easter, theologians and historians start to ask the same question: Was Jesus’s Last Supper a Passover seder? “It More...

Technion presents the high-tech Haggadah -- a new way to tell an ancient story.
Jewish Business News On Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Watch: High-Tech Haggadah — A New Way to Tell an Ancient Story

Technion presents the high-tech Haggadah — a new way to tell an ancient story.    More...

Holiday resort in Anatolia (Photo Danny Sadeh)
Jewish Business News On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Israel Issues Travel Warnings Ahead of Passover

Israel’s Counter-Terrorism Bureau on Tuesday issued travel warnings relating to credible threats against Israeli citizens in more than 30 countries. According to the Counter-Terrorism Bureau, it has identified More...

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Jewish Business News On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

WATCH Passover Seder Etiquette

Navigate your way through the Passover Seder with this over-the-top guide to holiday rituals.    More...

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