Missing Harry

Missing Harry: A Film by Shira Lavy-Vittis Missing Harry, a documentary by filmmaker Shira Lavy-Vittis, is a 20 minute documentary film about the  life story of Lavy-Vittis’ maternal grandmother, Hannah Lefkowitz. Lefkowitz, a single mother in

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Sheep Cheese

Sheep Cheese Cousins… “Cheese is like a baby: he goes to sleep, so do you” – so says Giora Waisel, production manager of Kibbutz Nachshon Dairy.

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Desert Wine

Desert Wine Pruning grapevines When the prime minister makes a personal request, one usually tries to comply. So when David Ben Gurion went to Elisha Zurgil’s wedding in 1967,

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Desert Weavings

Desert Weavings Drive through the Bedouin city of Lakiya, turning left and right as the road winds up the rocky desert hill, until you reach a building with a green door. It

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Vacation

You Can Vacation Safely in Israel Submitted by Michael Rivest* Within an hour of arriving in downtown Jerusalem, I was approached by a man who nervously asked if I was a

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Heart

Israel At Heart Whom do you think the average twenty-year old would rather hear: a government minister or Israeli peers? To Joey Low, a philanthropist from

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Cochin

Jews of Cochin Sources note that the presence of Jews in Cochin, India, goes back to 338 AD. Today, however, very few Jews are left there. Practically the entire Jewish

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vacation

You Can Vacation Safely in Israel Submitted by Michael Rivest* Within an hour of arriving in downtown Jerusalem, I was approached by a man who nervously asked if I was a

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Rouss

Author Sylvia Rouss Author Sylvia Rouss reading from The Littlest Frog Prize winning children’s author, Sylvia Rouss, read three of her books to about 30 children and their parents

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King David

A-mazing King David What is the experience that awaits you? The King David Maze is a special experience of getting lost… only to find your way to the goal

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