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Sukkot Events around Israel 2013

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Sukkot Events around Israel 2013

Sukkot Events Around Israel: A Time to be Happy No matter where you go in Israel during the week-long festival of Sukkot (Tabernacles) you will find a festive atmosphere, sukkah booths at hotels and most restaurants. There are also many events and happenings this week for absolutely every kind of taste and for all ages. […]

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The Annual Jerusalem March – Sukkot Tabernacles 2013

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The Annual Jerusalem March – Sukkot Tabernacles 2013

The Annual Jerusalem March One of the happiest holidays in Israel is the eight day festival of Sukkot (Tabernacles). Following the Biblical commandment, many Israelis build sukkahs (temporary shelters or tabernacles) to remember the 40 years in the wilderness after the exodus from Egypt. They eat their meals there and some also sleep there. Wherever […]

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The Festival of Sukkot Israel 2013

Filed in Culture, Judaism by on 29/08/2013 2 Comments
The Festival of Sukkot Israel 2013

  The Festival of Sukkot Israel: Live in Booths and Rejoice One of the most joyful of the Jewish festivals that comes on the heels of the High Holidays, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur is the Festival of Tabernacles called Sukkot/Succot in Hebrew. A sukkah is a booth, a temporary shelter. Jews build these in […]

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Jerusalem Arts and Crafts Fair August 5-17, 2013

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Jerusalem Arts and Crafts Fair August 5-17, 2013

Khutsot Hayotser: The Jerusalem Arts and Crafts Fair While Jerusalem summer days are hot and dry, evenings bring lovely cool air so summertime is a popular time for outdoor festivals that begin at twilight time. If you are looking for something to do in the evenings check out the 38th International Arts and Crafts Fair, […]

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Jerusalem Wine Festival 2013

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Jerusalem Wine Festival 2013

Wine-Tasting, Art and Jazz at the Israel Museum Looking for something to do in Jerusalem? The 10th anniversary of the annual Jerusalem Wine Festival will open August 5-8 at the Israel Museum in Givat Ram. For the ticket price of NIS 85 you receive a re-fillable glass and can taste wines from about 40 of […]

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Klezmer Music Festival Safed, Israel

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Klezmer Music Festival Safed, Israel

Klezmer Music Festival in Safed (Tzfat) August 6-8, 2013 The annual free popular Klezmer Music Festival in Safed (Tzfat in Hebrew) attracts tens of thousands of people from all over the world. Klezmer music with its unique sound and instrumentation originated among Yiddish speaking Jews in Eastern Europe and, when these Jews immigrated to America, they […]

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Jerusalem Spring Summer Cultural Events

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Jerusalem Spring Summer Cultural Events

Jerusalem Spring Summer Happenings Jerusalem is not only Israel’s historic and religious capitol, it’s also the center of a breath-taking number of happenings celebrating Israel’s culture and offering something for kids, teens, visitors and residents. Jerusalem Film Festival July 4-13 The prestigious Jerusalem Film Festival attracts some of the world’s top film directors and personalities […]

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Israel a Country for Bookworms

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Israel a Country for Bookworms

Israel a Country for Bookworms Israelis are very avid book readers and Israel is considered to have more people buying books per capita than any other country in the world! Israel also ranks second for the highest number of new books per capita. Israel is full of bookshops for new and old books and is […]

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Exclusive Israel Jewelry

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Exclusive Israel Jewelry

Exclusive Israel Jewelry at Factory Prices Recently, The 19th International Mediterranean Tourist Market (IMTM) Fair took place at the Israel Trade Fairs and Convention Center in Tel Aviv February 5-6 2013. Travel professionals from over 30 countries attended. Thousands of people poured in to try to find out more about exciting places to travel to. At the Israel […]

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Art, Science, Music Festivals and Free Concerts in Jerusalem, Spring 2013

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Art, Science, Music Festivals and Free Concerts in Jerusalem, Spring  2013

Free Concerts in Jerusalem Spring is a very exciting time to be in Israel. Don’t miss these great festivals coming up this March in Jerusalem, specifically timed for Israeli schoolchildren’s long Passover [Pesach] vacation (usually beginning a week before Passover Seder night). You can probably  find something to please every age and interest. Jerusalem Arts Festival 2013, March 11-16 […]

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