Celebrating the Shavuot

From the Evening of May 28th until May 30th 2020, the Jews celebrate the Feast of Shavuot. Shavuot, the “Feast of Weeks,” is celebrated seven weeks after Pesach (Passover). Since the counting of this period (sefirat ha-omer) begins on the second evening of Pesach, Shavuot takes place exactly 50 days after the (first) seder. Hence, Read More

Yom HaZikaron 2020 Ceremony.

On April 27, Masa Israel broadcasted the yearly Yom HaZikaron Ceremony. Thousands of honoured guests joined the ceremony. Among them, the President of Israel Ruvi Rivlin, Chairman of the Jewish Agency Isaac Herzog, David Koschitzky Chairman of the Keren HaYesod Board of Trustees, Israeli Minister of Diaspora Affairs Tzipi Hotovely and Mark Wilf the Chair Read More