1593- Anti-Jewish riots erupted in Bucharest, Rumania costing many Jewish lives.


November 20, 1949- The Jewish population of Israel reached 1,000,000.


November 2, 1956- Israel liberated Gaza City. Gaza was the home of Yitzchok Avinu (Isaac the Patriarch) for 22 years. Later, when the Shevatim / tribes were allotted parcels of land, Gaza was given to Shevet / tribe of Yehuda.


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כּי תשׂא (Ki Tisa)



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Yom Sh'lishi, 18 Adar, 5781

Tuesday, March 02, 2021


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