Category Archives: Traveling in Israel

Hebrew words for the autumn and their antonyms

My lovely little daughter Haleli really loves to sit with me and play with box games, or as we call them, “Mischakey Qufsa’- משחקי קופסא. One of her favorite games is called “hafachim“- opposites. In singular form its הֶפֶךְ (heh-feh-chaf sofit). Another great way to learn Hebrew is to speak about words and their antonyms. [...]

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The trend of Veganism in Tel-Aviv

In the past year in Israel, especially in the city of Tel Aviv, a new trend has come about in city life – the trend of Veganism – טִבְעוֹנוּת. Huge numbers of people have decided in a short space of time to change their menu from eating animals products, including meat – בָּשָׂר as well [...]

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The beginning of the Spring

On March 21st, Spring-אָבִיב- officially starts in Israel. The beginning of spring is always immediately followed by Passover, as written: “שָׁמוֹר אֶת-חֹדֶשׁ הָאָבִיב וְעָשִׂיתָ פֶּסַח לַיהוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ: כִּי בְּחֹדֶשׁ הָאָבִיב הוֹצִיאֲךָ יְהוָה אֱלֹהֶיךָ מִמִּצְרַיִם לָיְלָה” “Observe the month of Aviv and celebrate the Passover to the LORD your God, for in the month of Aviv [...]

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