Archive for February, 2011

Israel Seminar Jan/Feb 2011: Photo Gallery

Massada and Dead Sea [nggallery id=17] Neot Kedumim and Tsora [nggallery id=16] Jerusalem [nggallery id=15] Jaffa [nggallery id=14] Tel Aviv [nggallery id=11] Our Day with our Matnas Colleagues in Holon [nggallery id=7] Ramat Ha Sharon – PJCC partners [nggallery id=10] Tu  B’shivat Sedeer with Matnas Peers in Holon [nggallery id=12] Participating in Leket – Gleaning, […]

Yad Vashem by Mimi Fried

Today was a day I will always remember. After another incredibly bountiful breakfast buffet, we met with Rachel Korazim, an amazing Israeli educator and child of Holocaust survivors. She illustrated to us the way the Holocaust was traditionally perceived by religious and secular Jews, as well as how Israelis perceive it today. We also discussed […]

Picking Up the Narrative by David Kwan

For the followers of this blog for the past week, you’ve gathered that our days here in Israel have been full of enrichments into the history and culture of the Jewish people and this still nascent state. Our knowledgeable and spirited guide Muki has been taking us through major sites and guiding us with narratives […]

Thoughts on Israel by Nadezhda Oshmansky

It was very hard to decide which day to choose for my blog. I will try to talk just a little bit about several of them because all of our days were full with rich and new information. With the second day, we start to study not at the table with notebooks and pens. We […]