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Yeshivat Nahalat Binyamin

Program Description

  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies 
  • Duration:
  • 9, 11 Months 
  • Age:
  • 18-30 
  • Language:
  • French 
  • Organizer:
  • Koumi Lah, Keila Vemetivta 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Yeshivat Nahalat Binyamin 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Rivka Yoetz 
  • (p):972 54 840 9315 
  • Rivka.yoetz@gmail.com 
  • Program Dates:
  • September 04,2016 - July 31,2017, GIV'AT ZE'EV, $14300
  • November 01,2016 - July 31,2017, GIV'AT ZE'EV, $11700
  • August 23,2017 - July 23,2018, GIV'AT ZE'EV, $14300

What Can You Do With Your Etrog After Sukkot?">What Can You Do With Your Etrog After Sukkot?

Posted September 30th, 2015

The etrog, also known as the citron, is one of four plants mentioned in the Torah in association with Sukkot, or the Feast of the Tabernacles.


But, what can you do with your etrog after Sukkot, when it’s fulfilled its ceremonial purpose? Why, you can eat it, of course!


Here are four of the tastiest recipes that we came across for repurposing your etrog:


1. Candied Etrog

 

What’s Different About Yom Kippur in Israel?">What’s Different About Yom Kippur in Israel?

Posted September 21st, 2015

There’s nothing quite like the High Holidays – or, as the locals call them, the chagim – in Israel.

 

Generally considered the most important holiday of the year, Yom Kippur is a particularly unique day to spend in Israel. Here are just four ways in which Yom Kippur is different in Israel:

 

1. The Country Practically Shuts Down

 

Shvilim - Knowledge Leadership Experience

Program Description

  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Israel/Middle Eastern Studies, Jewish Studies, Social Action / Volunteering 
  • Duration:
  • 9.5 Months 
  • Age:
  • 18-22 
  • Language:
  • English 
  • Organizer:
  • Midreshet Hashiluv Natur 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Shvilim - Knowledge Leadership Experience 
  • Price:
  • $ 16500 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Shahar Fisher 
  • shaharfish@gmail.com 
  • Program Dates:
  • September 12,2016 - June 29,2017

Midreshet Emunah v'Omanut

Program Description

  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies, Spirituality, Visual Arts 
  • Duration:
  • 9 Months 
  • Age:
  • 17-22 
  • Language:
  • English 
  • Organizer:
  • Yad Yaakov Foundation for Jewish Education 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Midreshet Emunah v'Omanut 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • David Debow 
  • (p):972 77-433-0860 
  • midreshetevo@gmail.com 
  • www.emunahvomanut.org 
  • Program Dates:
  • September 07,2016 - June 15,2017, JERUSALEM, $24500
  • August 30,2017 - June 07,2018, JERUSALEM, $25000

Rinas Bais Yaakov

Program Description

  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies 
  • Duration:
  • 9 Months 
  • Age:
  • 16-30 
  • Language:
  • English 
  • Organizer:
  • Rinas Bais Yaakov 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Rinas Bais Yaakov 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Tzipora Blum 
  • (p):972 77 902 2445 
  • admin@rinasby.org 
  • Program Dates:
  • September 07,2016 - June 06,2017, JERUSALEM, $22500
  • September 04,2017 - June 12,2018, JERUSALEM, $22500

Yeshivat Moreshet

Program Description

  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies, Spirituality 
  • Duration:
  • 10 Months 
  • Age:
  • 17-27 
  • Language:
  • English 
  • Organizer:
  • Moreshet Binyan Av VeYesod HaTorah 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Yeshivat Moreshet 
  • Price:
  • $ 12000 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Avi Shitrit 
  • (p):972 2 633 9870 
  • a0527612896@gmail.com 
  • Program Dates:
  • September 05,2016 - July 05,2017

Compuskills - Mesilot

Program Description

  • Main Subject: Professional Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Computer Science, Jewish Studies, Visual Arts 
  • Duration:
  • 7, 10 Months 
  • Age:
  • 18-30 
  • Language:
  • French, English 
  • Organizer:
  • Mesilot Mercaz Chinuchi Yerushalayim 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Compuskills - Mesilot 
  • Accommodation:
  • Not Included 
  • Meals:
  • Not Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Judy Kennard 
  • info@compuskills.org 
  • www.compuskills.org 
  • Program Dates:
  • September 04,2016 - June 29,2017, JERUSALEM, $10500
  • November 01,2016 - August 31,2017, JERUSALEM, $10500
  • January 15,2017 - November 15,2017, JERUSALEM, $10500
  • May 01,2017 - November 30,2017, JERUSALEM, $10500
  • May 07,2017 - March 07,2018, JERUSALEM, $10500
  • August 23,2017 - June 24,2018, JERUSALEM, $10500
  • October 29,2017 - August 29,2018, JERUSALEM, $10500
  • January 01,2018 - October 31,2018, JERUSALEM, $10500

Jewessence

Program Description

Jewessence is a semester long retreat where each participant gets to discover her ABCs: Who I AM, Where I BELONG, and how I can CONTRIBUTE to the Jewish people. Uniquely designed as a post beginner learning program, Jewessence caters to women who may not feel ready for a seminary experience, or who may not wish to go to seminary, but are inspired and would like to continue exploring her heritage.
Combining emotional health tools, general knowledge, Hebrew skills, travel and deep Torah study, Jewessence women will leave having a firm foundation in their Judaism. 

  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies, Spirituality 
  • Duration:
  • 4 Months 
  • Age:
  • 20-30 
  • Language:
  • English 
  • Organizer:
  • Jerusalem Fellowships 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Jewessence 
  • Price:
  • $ 6000 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Tali Goldberg 
  • (p):972 2 532 1796 
  • secretary@jewessence.com 
  • www.jewessence.com 
  • Program Dates:
  • January 16,2017 - May 17,2017

Beer Moshe And Miriam

Program Description

  • Main Subject: Jewish Studies
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  • Keywords:
  • Jewish Studies 
  • Duration:
  • 10 Months 
  • Age:
  • 17-30 
  • Language:
  • French, Hebrew, English 
  • Organizer:
  • Center of Yeshivot & Kollelim by Or Hachaim Institutions 
  • Program appears on grant application as:
  • Beer Moshe And Miriam 
  • Accommodation:
  • Included 
  • Meals:
  • Included 
  • Program Contact Information:
  • Eliau Hazan 
  • (p):972 2 500 0455 
  • eli@455.co.il 
  • www.orhachaim.org 
  • Program Dates:
  • November 15,2016 - September 14,2017, JERUSALEM, $11500
  • March 16,2017 - January 15,2018, JERUSALEM, $11500
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