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The Eternal Sound of the Shofar
Following the Arab riots of 1929, the British Mandate published the following prohibition: "Jews are forbidden to blow a shofar near the Western Wall."Moshe Segal, head of Beitar in Jerusalem, refused to comply...
Menorah – the handiwork of an IDF soldier
Menorah – the handiwork of an IDF soldier outside the Old City Walls in 1948
The Chanukah Menorah (Chanukia) symbolizes a major historic event in the history of the Jewish people: the dedication of the Temple by the Maccabees after they had defeated the armies of Antiochus Epiphanes in 165 BCE.