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2014-01-14 23:04:17

DipTwice LLC announced today it has launched a new online publishing venture at http://www.diptwice.com. The first offering, a customized family Haggadah created with the ease of a DIY photo book website, personalizes the Passover celebration. Chevy Chase, MD (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Passover, one of the most popular Jewish holidays, is celebrated each year by millions of Jews around the globe with a Seder, a festive meal and re-telling of the story of the Exodus from Egypt....

2013-03-16 23:00:35

Religious group sights the new moon that sets scriptural Feast. Abilene, Texas (PRWEB) March 16, 2013 The House of Yahweh in Abilene, Texas announces the sighting of the first new moon of green ears of barley which officially sets the Feast of Passover and Unleavened Bread. The group says the Priests of The House of Yahweh at Abilene sighted this first moon at 7:55 p.m. on March 12th, 2013. They say by sighting this new moon, it officially sets The Feast of Passover and Unleavened Bread....

2012-12-28 05:00:26

SharedSorrows.com expert Jessica De Hoyos shares 4 valuable principles to help elderly loved ones and neighbors through the holidays using the LIFT method. “Each of us has the ability to LIFT someone else´s spirits this holiday season,” says Ms. DeHoyos. “Let´s do it!” El Paso, TX (PRWEB) December 27, 2012 The holiday season with its focus on family gatherings and joyous celebrations can be extremely difficult for those who are grieving the loss of a loved...

2011-03-28 14:45:00

Local Artists Re-Imagine the Symbols of the Seder MIAMI BEACH, Fla., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, April 2 a group of local artists will present innovative works inspired by Passover, the Jewish holiday celebrating the Israelites' exodus from Egypt. The third annual "Seder As Art" event is sponsored by Arts inside The Open Tent, the arts programming arm of The Open Tent, an innovative Jewish engagement initiative. The opening of Seder As Art will take place on...

2010-03-24 15:49:00

PHILADELPHIA, March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center Philadelphia is ensuring service members around the globe have Passover meals available for observance of the upcoming Jewish holiday and palm fronds for the upcoming Christian observance of Palm Sunday. In addition to supplying all daily meals, DLA also ensures troops receive traditional holiday meals and necessary religious supplies. "As with all our holiday or special-event meals,...

2010-02-25 14:46:00

RESEDA, Calif., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Jewish Home, a leading provider of quality senior care, is sponsoring its first annual contest to find the best recipe for matzah brei, a Passover staple made with broken pieces of matzah and scrambled eggs. Yiddish for "fried matzah," matzah brei can be made sweet or savory, enhanced with any number of other ingredients, and is an appropriate addition to any meal, making it one of Jewish cuisine's most versatile dishes....


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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