While the world panics, life in Israel continues… We are hearing a lot about the Syrian conflict which is causing much confusion. Many people do not understand the battle within Syria but Israeli’s do. Over the last few months, I have been in Israel and spent much time on the Northern border with Syria […]
Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov) is the second largest and one of the most progressive full-service healthcare treatment and research institutions in Israel. I find it utterly amazing that just a couple years ago, I was staying at a boutique hotel next door to the hospital that I am now residing in. I have […]
Mitzvah; Mitzvot: (lit. “commandment”); one of the Torah’s 613 Divine commandments; a good deed or religious precept; according to Chassidut, the word mitzvah stems from the root tzavta, attachment, the mitzvah creating a bond between G-d who commands and man who performs. http://www.chabad.org/search/keyword_cdo/kid/1533/jewish/Mitzvah-Mitzvot.htm ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Over the years that I have been coming to Israel, I have learned […]
This is the second year that I personally have experienced the High Holy Days of Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur and Sukkot in Israel. My first year, I spent this time with my dear friend Adriane who is really one of my Israeli sisters. She took me into her home and family during this time. The […]
Today is September 3, 2013. The American media has been buzzing with news about a potential U.S. strike on Syria. Meanwhile here in Israel people are getting ready for the High Holy Days beginning with Rosh HaShanah, which means Head of the Year. It is the anniversary of the creation of Adam and Eve and […]
When you hear Israel, what is the first thing that comes to mind? What does the land look like? How about the people? These questions are tackled in this first installment of the new series, Misconceptions of Israel.
“Misconceptions of Israel” is the new video series hosted by Tani Zarelli. This series will cover topics such as people’s ideas of the look of the land and people of Israel, security, technology, and how the media has portrayed Israel. Please enjoy this short preview of the series and check back often for new videos.
BREAKING NEWS Israel Destroys U.S. Company: Tani Zarelli Is Accused of being a Co-Conspirator Reported by: BD&T News Tom Hunter ll and Heather Larsen were found in a pool of blood, sweat, and tears in their office on Friday July 19, 2013. Hunter and Larsen are employees of Borderless Designs, a local Vancouver, WA web […]
In September 2012, I was blessed to be in Israel for Rosh HaShanah, Yom Kippur and Sukkot. This experience blessed my life personally and it was a great time to take a lot of photos. When the time came for me to depart, friends in Israel asked me when I would be returning home (meaning […]
As I began to sit and write this blog, my first thought was “It has been such a long time.” Then of course the song Long Time by Boston started playing in my mind. It really has been a long time since I have sat down to write and I truly hope that you […]