“Parsha and Purpose” – Ki Tavo 5782

“Parsha and Purpose” – Ki Tavo 5782Rabbi Kenneth Brander’s weekly insights into the parsha   “Inspiration, Empowerment and a Stolen Shofar“ Click here for transcript Click here for audio   Parshat Ki Tavo / Elul  “Inspiration, Empowerment and a Stolen Shofar”  We

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shofar bapark Tel Aviv

Bringing the Holidays to the People

Bringing the Holidays to the People From Rosh Hashana through Sukkot, as Jews of all backgrounds seek meaning and opportunities to connect, the Jewish cultural coordinators of OTS’s Yachad Program for Jewish Identity run a range of inviting events which

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Andi and Rabbi Nir Koren

The Emotional Pull of the Shofar

The Emotional Pull of the Shofar Rabbi Nir and Andy Koren are shlichim of the Straus-Amiel Emissary Training Institute serving as Rabbi and Rebbetzin of the Jewish community in Quito, Ecuador At the climax of Yom Kippur, right after the solemn Tekia

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shofar being blown in the park before Rosh Hashana

Shofar to Come to Parks – JPost

Shofar to Come to Hundreds of Parks Throughout Israel “Shofar in the Park” will bring the spirit of the festival to more than 200 parks, central squares, community centers and public spaces throughout Israel. BY JPOST.COM STAFF September 5, 2018

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boy blowing the shofar

There is a Shofar for Everyone

There is a shofar for everyone The growing demand for Shofar in the Park, which will take place in 270 centers, proves that – contrary to public opinion – Israelis are far from being afraid of religion. Shimon Cohen, September

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Out of the Synagogues and into the Public Realm

Out of the Synagogues and Into the Public Realm: Rosh Hashana for Everyone (click for photos) “Tens of people gathered around to hear me blow shofar in the public park,” recounts Mordechai Harel, the Yachad Program Jewish Cultural Facilitator in Hod

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