“Today in Sweden they opened an exhibition called ‘Witnesses’. A famous Swedish photographer, Mikael Jansson, took pictures of 97 holocaust survivors living in Sweden; all of whom are over 90 years old. One of which is my grandma.” – Ariella Rosman
#WeRemember 🇮🇹✡️ The Raid of the Ghetto of Rome took place on October 16, 1943, 75 years ago today. A total of 1,259 members of the Jewish community–numbering 363 men, 689 women, and 207 children–were initially captured by the Gestapo. Of these, 1,023 were deported to the Auschwitz concentration camp. […]
“In Israel, in order to be a realist you must believe in miracles.” And believe in miracles he did. David Ben-Gurion, one of the primary founders of the State of Israel and the first Prime Minister of Israel, was born on October 16, 1886. On what would have been his […]
“When the Second World War advanced to Rostov, we were afraid for our lives,” said Lyudmila. “We had no time to think. Our parents gathered grandma, my brother and I, and took us to the train station. They purchased the only tickets available—a roofless train to Tashkent. We evacuated, leaving […]
MAZAL TOV: Meet Ari Tzion Fuld, the newest member of the extended Fuld family. The baby was named for his cousin, Ari Fuld, A’H. Source: Hillel Fuld
“Today I got to celebrate the 99th birthday of Julius Eisenstein, a Holocaust Survivor who survived Auschwitz and Dachau concentration camps. I have photographed him so many times and we have become real friends. This man is a real hero to me and he is in such great shape for […]
#shavuatov #goodweek Perspective on a century-old synagogue… The beautiful Oslo synagogue was completed nearly 100 years ago and has been in continuous use since. Source: @laurabendavd
How about a quick run through the Jerusalem shuk (market) on a Friday #shabbatshalom Source: GO Kosher Travel via Bentzi Sasson
Lilly Friedman’s wedding was over 60 years ago. She dreamed of being married in a white gown. Ludwig, her 21 year old groom, wondered how was he going to find a dress in the Bergen Belsen Displaced Person’s camp. As fate would have it, a former German pilot walked into […]
As posted on Humans of Judaism’s Instagram story, I asked and you answered. Here are the top responses (in no particular order):
The two old time friends grew up together in Transylvania, Romania and were separated during WWII after which they immigrated to Israel and reunited yesterday in Giv’at Shmuel. The connection happened after their two daughters met on a vacation last week and made the discovery that both parents are from […]
CONDOLENCES: Victims of yesterdays terrorist attack in Israel, Kim Levengrond Yehezkel, 28 year old mother and Ziv Hajbi, 35 year old father.
CONDOLENCES: Victims of yesterdays terrorist attack in Israel, Kim Levengrond Yehezkel, 28 year old mother and Ziv Hajbi, 35 year old father. May their memories be a blessing. Source: StandWithUs
Shabbat Shalom from 5th Avenue in New York City #613 @letschalkshabbat Source: Elirom Kalatizadeh
Shabbat Shalom Source: David Kushner
What a time to be alive!!
Meet Gertrude Berg, born Tillie Edelstein on October 3, 1899 in East Harlem, New York. Her work on radio and TV became a voice for hundreds of thousands of Jewish immigrants to America. Berg is remembered by her on-air persona as Yiddish-accented Jewish matriarch Molly Goldberg on the “The Goldbergs,” […]
“Hello from the Dominican Republic had a chance to have Shabbat dinner with some Dominican Jews and meet Rabbi Shimon who welcomed me with open arms. “ Source: @chaosdavidufc — in Sosúa.
This is incredible, check out the close up detail of this artwork. ‘“The Lion Of Zion” is dedicated in honor and remembrance of one of Israel’s biggest advocates, Ari Fuld HYD, brother of my good friend Hillel Fuld. 3D composition of 2500 Oil Painted Plastic Toy Soldiers on 3f X […]
🇮🇱 ירושלים של זהב 💛 City of Gold Source: Sharon Gabay – Art Photographer
♥️ This. “Tell Aaron and his sons, This is how you are to bless the Israelites. Say to them: “The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace. […]
#BirkatCohanim at the Western Wall #CholHamoed Happy Sukkot #ChagSameach Source: Bentzi Sasson View this post on Instagram 👉🏽 Swipe for More #BirkatCohanim at the Western Wall #CholHamoed 🍋🌿 Happy Sukkot #ChagSameach 📷 @bentzis 🌎 Jerusalem, Israel 📰 Everyone Has A Story, What's Yours? 📧 email@example.com 📱 www.humansofjudaism.com #⃣ #humansofjudaism A […]
#sukkot #vibes #sukkahgoals #chagsameach Source: Shlomit Malka
🍕⛺️When Pizza Hut in Israel has an actual… Hut! #sukkot #OnlyInIsrael #OnlyOnSukkot Source: @elitoursisrael
“It’s a myrtle branch, a willow branch, a palm branch, and an etrog. They symbolize the four different types of Jews.” “Can you hold them apart so I can see them better?” “They’re supposed to stay together.” #Sukkot begins Sunday at Sundown Source: Humans of New York
“A beautiful, only in Israel moment, a much needed boost after such a difficult day yesterday. After checking out at a large supermarket, the cashier asked if we had heard about the special sale. “What special sale?” “I’m a kohen, and today I’m giving out blessings and Ahavat Chinum” He […]
Yom Kippur begins Tuesday at Sundown Source: Aaron Shaffier – Israel Tour Guide
Posted by Hillel Fuld: “Just leaving the shiva to head home and try to get some sleep. Today, showed us, the Fulds one thing. We knew Ari was a big man, in more way than one. We did not realize, I am not sure he realized, he was a real […]
Last month, Ari Fuld posted this, now chilling, video and message ahead of the new year. “While taking a couple on my ‘Jerusalem Through Judea 3000 year experience, we stopped by the Kotel and figured this would be the appropriate thing to do during Elul. תקע בשופר גדול לחירותינו….we are […]
Israel during Yom Kippur
🔜 #YomKippur begins tomorrow at sundown. Wishing everyone a very meaningful Yom Kippur and Gmar Chatima Tova.
Livestream from the funeral of Ari Fuld Ari Fuld, 45 year old husband and father of 4, is the victim of today’s terror attack in Israel. He was stabbed by a Palestinian terrorist at the entrance of a local mall and later died from his injuries. Ari was someone who […]
CONDOLENCES: Ari Fuld, 45 year old husband and father of 4, is the victim of today’s terror attack in Israel. He was stabbed by a Palestinian terrorist at the entrance of a local mall and later died from his injuries. Ari was someone who lived and breathed for the land […]