In celebration of Israel’s 70th anniversary last week, 12,000 Israelis (all strangers before this project!) joined together to sing “Al Kol Eleh” (“Over All of These”). This unique performance included the Jerusalem Street Orchestra, popular Israeli singer Shlomi Shabat, and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. Enjoy!
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Earlier this week on Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day, Israelis remembered the soldiers killed during her many wars, and all the Israelis who have died in terror attacks. Now Israelis have a place to go and remember fallen soldiers year-round: the new Memorial Hall of Israel’s Fallen.
For Israel’s Independence Day yesterday, the Israeli Air Force performed their annual flyover of the Holy Land. And they’re granting all of us the breathtaking view from inside the cockpit of one of those planes, complete with barrel rolls and other impressive maneuvers. Enjoy this stunning look at the beauty of Israel, now 70 years strong!
Ilona Feher was a renowned Jewish violinist who made aliyah (immigrated to Israel) and became a noted violin teacher there.
Today is Yom HaAtzmaut, Israel Independence Day! As Israel celebrates her 70th anniversary, it’s a great time to remember the centuries-old history of the Jewish people and their connection to the land of Israel. This animated video offers a wonderful crash course in this rich, and at many times tragic, history. Remembering all she’s been through makes this celebration of Israel’s anniversary all the more meaningful.