Tuesday, June 28, 2022

46th Anniversary of Mivtsa Yonatan and Happy Birthday America



 Hi Everyone!

July 4th is the 46th Anniversary of Mivtsa Yonatan.

I created a page with images, newspaper headlines, videos 

and articles about the historic Israeli rescue.

https://jr.co.il/mivtsa-yonatan.htm


In honor of the United States of America Independence Day,

I created a page with 13 unique videos and 10 cool USA maps.

https://jr.co.il/videos/happy-birthday-america-4th-of-july-videos.htm


Enjoy!

Please share. Thank you!


Happy 4th of July! Happy Birthday America!

Happy Entebbe Day!


Jacob Richman

jrichman@jr.co.il



Friday, June 3, 2022

Shavuot Stamps and Shavuot Hotsites Update and Chag Sameach!





 Hi Everyone!


I updated the Shavuot stamps page at:

https://jr.co.il/stamps/shavuot-stamps.htm


I added several new links to the Shavuot educational resources at:

https://jr.co.il/hotsites/shavuot.htm

including:


* Philo Torah: Shavuot Review - PDF, 14 pages, 2022


* HaMizrachi Torah-based Magazine:

Yom Yerushalayim - Shavuot Edition - PDF, 64 pages, 2022


* YU Torah To Go - Shavuot - PDF, 36 pages, 5782 - 2022


 * Ohrnet - Shavuot, Parashat Naso, Parashat Beha'alotcha  - PDF, 18 pages, 2022


Chag Shavuot Sameach!

Shabbat Shalom,

Jacob Richman

jrichman@jr.co.il



Monday, May 30, 2022

Educational and Fun Resources for Shavuot



 Hi Everyone!


Shavuot is the Jewish holiday that celebrates the giving of the 

Torah, the first harvest, and the ripening of the first fruits. 

The two day festival - 1 day in Israel - begins on Saturday night, 

June 4, 2022.


The Jewish Trivia Quiz

https://jewish-trivia.com

has a selection of multiple choice questions about Shavuot.


What are the five names of Shavuot ?

On what mountain did Moses receive the Ten Commandments ?

How many letters are there in the Torah ?

In the days of the Temple what did people do on Shavuot ?

Who married Ruth ?

Who was Ruth the great-grandmother of ?

What is the connection between the number 7 and Shavuot ?


The above questions are examples from the multiple choice 

quiz. There are two levels of questions and two timer settings.

Adults and children will find The Jewish Trivia Quiz entertaining and

educational.


Free Shavuot Clipart 

https://jewish-clipart.com


Whether you need a picture for your child's class project, 

a graphic for your synagogue, Hillel or JCC Shavuot

announcement, the Jewish Clipart Database has the pictures

for you. You can copy, save and print the graphics in

three different sizes. 


English Hebrew Shavuot vocabulary study sheets. 

Learn Hebrew words related to Shavuot: 

https://english-hebrew-dictionary.com/shavuot-1.htm 


Cool Shavuot Videos

https://jr.co.il/videos/shavuot-videos.htm


The Shavuot Photo Gallery 

https://jr.co.il/hotsites/shavuot-photos.htm


Spotify Shavuot Songs playlist at:

http://bit.ly/jrichman-spotify-shavuot 


To learn more about Shavuot, I posted on 

my website 50 links, ranging from laws and 

customs to games and recipes. 

Site languages include English, Hebrew, Russian, 

Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch and Portuguese.


The address is:

https://jr.co.il/hotsites/shavuot.htm


Please share the holiday resources. Thank you!


Chodesh Tov!

Chag Shavuot Sameach!

Have a Happy Shavuot!

Jacob 

Sunday, May 29, 2022

Photos of the Jerusalem Day Flag March in Ma'ale Adumim



 Hi Everyone!


Today, Yom Yerushalayim, I took photos of the Jerusalem Day

Flag March in Ma'ale Adumim.

I posted the photos at:

https://jr.co.il/ma/pic/2022/ma1505.htm

Enjoy!


Shavua Tov,

Jacob 




Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Photos of Kikar Tzahal and Kikar Safra in Jerusalem and updated the Jerusalem Stamps page



 Hi Everyone!


After a 2 year absense, I finally took a bus to our capital city, Jerusalem.

While I was there, I took photos of Kikar Tzahal and Kikar Safra.

I posted the photos at:

https://jr.co.il/jerusalem/2022/jer660.htm


This week: 

* Updated the Jerusalem Stamps page at:

https://jr.co.il/stamps/jerusalem-stamps.htm


* Added the new HaMizrachi Torah-based Magazine

Yom Yerushalayim - Shavuot Edition to the Jerusalem hotsites at:

https://jr.co.il/hotsites/jerusalem.htm


Enjoy!


Please share. Thank you!


Have a good night,

Jacob Richman

jrichman@jr.co.il


Sunday, May 22, 2022

30 new Hebrew song pages



 Hi Everyone!


I created 30 new Hebrew song pages at:

https://jr.co.il/links/#hebrew-songs


Each page includes Hebrew videos, Hebrew lyrics with

English translations and transliterations.


Listening to and understanding Hebrew songs 

is a fun way to improve your Hebrew.

There are now 81 Hebrew song pages on the site including

14 Shabbat / Zemirot pages.


Enjoy!


Please share. Thank You!


Have a good week.

Shavua Tov,

Jacob Richman

jrichman@jr.co.il


Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Updated: 72 Lag Ba'Omer Cakes from around the Net



 Hi Everyone!


I updated the Lag Ba'Omer Cakes page.

There are now 72 cakes and 1 vegetable platter at:

https://jr.co.il/humor/jewish-34.htm


Page 33 is for Lag Ba'Omer plan B:

https://jr.co.il/humor/jewish-33.htm


Educational and Fun Resources for Lag Ba'Omer

https://jr.co.il/hotsites/lag-ba-omer.htm


Lag Ba'Omer Sameach!

Jacob Richman

jrichman@jr.co.il