When it’s Shabbat in Israel, the whole country slows down. But there are still some activities to check out. Our friends at Israel21c share their favorites.
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An Israeli military veteran, entrepreneur, and friend of The Fellowship, Nir Barkat has served as the mayor of the Holy City for the past 10 years.
Moussaka is an authentic Greek dish. With time, it found its way to Israel via Turkey. It is a specialty of many Greek-style restaurants which abound in Israel's cities. Each ethnic community tends to improvise and cover the moussaka in its own favorite way, topping it with cheese, gravy, etc. This is the standard Israeli version.
Ninety-one-year-old Josephina lives alone in the former Soviet Union (FSU) and relies on The Fellowship for survival.
Rabbi Eckstein shares a special message about Aliyah Day, which Israelis celebrate today, and is a tribute to the immigrants who have helped make the Jewish state the thriving nation that it is today.