Judaism fun facts

Interesting facts about Jerumsalem
29 Aug

15 Jubilant Facts about Jerusalem

Jerusalem is an important city with an intensive history behind it – and to this day, it remains territory which is hotly disputed. The city remains one of the oldest on the planet, though both Israel and Palestine lay claim to it as their capital. Internationally, however, there is no consensus over who has the …
Fun Facts about Tel Aviv
17 Aug

10 Terrific Facts about Tel Aviv

Known for being one of the most stunningly beautiful cities out east, Tel Aviv-Yafo remains a cultural hub for Israel. It welcomes tourists from around the world every year to visit the stunning skyline, sandstone hills, world-famous cafes and restaurants, and to enjoy the vast culture that spreads out across the city. Yet, it remains …
reading the Torah
31 Mar

14 Top Facts About The Torah

The Torah is an important and highly revered document referencing the history, beliefs and guidance of Judaism. It is a treasured item in every synagogue and is used in regular services as well as for special occasions! Here are some surprising and fun facts about the Torah that might just intrigue you. 1. The Torah’s …
interesting facts about Hanukkah
10 Feb

11 Holy Facts About Hanukkah

Hanukkah is the Jewish festival of light. It commemorates when the Jewish people won a battle against the Greeks to practice their religion freely. Want to know more? Here are some fun facts about Hanukkah. 1. Why do people celebrate Hanukkah? Hanukkah commemorates the triumph of a small group of Jews known as the Maccabees …
Facts about Judaism
21 Sep

22 Joyous Facts About Judaism

Judaism is an Abrahamic religion that originated approximately 3,500 years ago in the Middle East dating back to the time of Abraham. Let’s take a closer look at some more interesting facts about Judaism. 1. The religion travels down bloodlines. In traditional Jewish law, any child born to a Jewish mother is also Jewish. 2. …
Facts about King David
22 Jun

14 Interesting Facts About King David

There’s still such an air of mystery surrounding King David. That is, until now. Here’s more than a dozen interesting facts about King David that will ensure you never look at history in quite the same way again! 1. Who was King David? He was Israel’s second king and established Jerusalem as his capital. 2. …