Rosh Hashana

The Jewish blessing for Rosh Hashana: “May the year with its sorrows end, and the year with its blessings begin,” is very poignant during these times. Let us hope that this coming year, 5782 in the Jewish calendar, will be a year of good tidings and blessings.

Attached are some of the articles we worked on this year, or are still working on, for your perusal during the high holidays.

Shana Tova from all of us at ERETZ Magazine

Since the Flood

Legend has it that Noah’s son Japheth founded Jaffa. While that cannot be proven, there is no doubt about the city’s antiquity
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Tel Armageddon

The death of King Josiah of Judah at Megiddo turned the site into the stage for the final battle of between good and evil
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Rite of Passage

Rabbi Nahman of Bratslav’s journey to the Land of Israel was much more than a dangerous trip to a remote part of the world. It …
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Lovers of the Hebrew Stage

Lovers of the Hebrew Stage was the first theater troupe established in the Land of Israel. Founded in Jaffa in the early twentieth century, the …
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Lake and Swamp

Only in 2004, nearly half a century after the Hula wetlands were drained, did the Hula Nature Reserve begin to recover. The amendment to Israel’s …
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Babatha

“The largest cache of documents found in the Cave of the Letters was the archive of Babatha, daughter of Shimeon son of Menahem. Thanks to …
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