Sukkot Jewish Holidays 24JEWISH ALERTS from 17 Sept. to 30 Sept.2013
















Sukkot: A Time For Happiness, For EveryoneThe Jewish Week (blog)

Our liturgy refers to the holiday of Sukkot as “zman simchatenu” – “the season of our happiness.” In the land of Israel, it marks the completion of the final harvest 

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Rare photos show Sukkot in Ghetto LodzYnetnews

A series of photos documenting the observance of Sukkot in Ghetto Lodz in 1941 were recently revealed by the Shem Olam Institute, also known as the Faith 

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Despite shooting, Sukkot festivities to take place in Hebron MondayYnetnews

The IDF has authorized settlers to conduct the Sukkot events scheduled to take place in Hebron Monday as planned. The announcement came despite the 

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Mass gathering comes to Western Wall for Sukkot priestly blessingJewish Telegraphic Agency

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Some 80,000 men gathered at the Western Well for the priestly blessing for Sukkot during holiday prayer services. Some 100 kohanim, or 

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Architects Create Unique Structures for Sukkot Festival at Former Patch.com

Several hundred people attended the event organized by the Leichtag Foundation, which is building a cultural and community resource for the San Diego region 

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Hevron Sukkot Events to Go on As PlannedArutz Sheva

Members of the Jewish community in Hevron clarified on Sunday evening that any Sukkot events planned for Monday will be held as scheduled, despite the 

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Haredi Man Charged With Allegedly Molesting Disabled Woman In FailedMessiah.com

Haredi handcuffs black suit 2 Abraham Mashinsky allegedly entered the Northern Metropolitan Nursing Home Thursday night. Once inside, he allegedly spoke 

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Lighting the Fire Within: Dancing in the Streets on SukkotChabad.org

From his childhood in Casablanca, Morocco, Rabbi Mendel Raskin remembers Sukkot back in 1973 very well. “It was during the Yom Kippur war,” he recalls.

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Community Celebrates Morah Yehudis’ Birthday, SukkotBoulder Jewish News

More than a hundred community members turned out at Aish Kodesh’s sukkah Sunday night to celebrate Morah Yehudis Fishman’s 70th birthday and Sukkot.

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Sun: Tel Aviv 25 Index hits two-year highGlobes

The TASE rose strongly today, after a long weekend for the first Sukkot holiday, despite losses on European markets and on Wall Street on Friday. The Tel Aviv 

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The festival of gratitudeYnetnews

This week is the festival of Sukkot. Jews all over the world have built huts outside of their homes and are eating their meals in them for seven days. They have 

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On the Same Night…The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.

The Jewish tradition calls the Holiday of Sukkot “Z’man Simchateinu” (the Time of Our Happiness). Here in Israel, the atmosphere of Sukkot floods the streets.

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Israeli Seriously Injured in Sniper Attack Near HebronJewish Daily Forward

The area in which the incident occurred is generally closed off to Jewish traffic, but was specially opened this week due to the Sukkot holiday. Entry to the Tomb 

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Students Kosher Up at Kansas U. Dining HallChabad.org

Rabbi Zalman Tiechtel had reason to celebrate two days before the start ofSukkot. Last Monday night, he helped serve the first-ever kosher dinner in the student 

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NYC neighborhood of dismembered boy to get camerasImperial Valley Press

 residents of an Orthodox Jewish community in the Borough Park section of New York’s Brooklyn borough move about during the religious holiday ofSukkot.

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Israeli soldier dies in Hebron shootingUPI.com

The soldier deployed on routine activity in Hebron guarding the Hebron Jewish community during Sukkot celebrations was shot in the neck on Sunday evening.

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Arab MK: Prevent Jews from ‘Contaminating’ Temple MountArutz Sheva

Tibi was particularly outraged by the possibility that police may restrict Muslim worshipers in order to allow Jews to visit the holy site during the holiday of Sukkot.

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