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Jewish Sites in Sardis, Turkey

Jewish Sites in Sardis, Turkey

Ancient Sardis was the capital of the Kingdom of Lydia, whose most famous king was Croesus (560-546 B.C.E.), the first monarch to mint coinage. During its heyday as a Roman city, Sardis had a very large and prosperous Jewish community which may have been established here in much earlier times. GETTING THERE The ruins of […]

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The Jewish Cultural Festival- Budapest

The Jewish Cultural Festival- Budapest

A Jewish cultural cavalcade in Budapest at the end of the summer can be a special occasion for everyone. Over the past years, every visitor could rightfully feel the event was his own, and I know this will be no different this year with the Jewish Cultural Festival hosted under its new name. This is […]

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Nancy Danino – the sultry voice singer/songwriter

Nancy Danino – the sultry voice singer/songwriter

Born in Israel and raised in France, the sultry voice of singer/songwriter Nancy Danino has been the highlight of everything from film soundtracks to Scandinavian pop hits. Her very first collaboration was with the YELLOW PRODUCTION team of techno/acid jazz sound designers, appearing on their 1999 Psychodelico album (Bob Sinclar). Techno artist SNOOZE heard the album, fell […]

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Your ultimate guide to the top 30 events in Israel

Your ultimate guide to the top 30 events in Israel

From the Red Sea Jazz Festival in February to the Hula Valley International Bird Festival in November, there’s something for everyone. Abigail Klein Leichman   No matter when you visit Israel, you can be sure there will be festivals and other special events on tap somewhere in the country. ISRAEL21c has chosen 30 events from […]

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Jewish Cultural Festival

New York Jewish Travel Guide The Fifth Annual Jewish Cultural Festival returned to Temple Israel on Sunday, June 7. The entire community—both Jewish and non-Jewish –were invited to share our traditions and learn about us and our faith. We expanded our offerings to include additional entertainment for your listening and viewing pleasure,  an Israeli-themed petting zoo, […]

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