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Anthems of the Yom Kippur War

As I promised in my previous post, here are recordings of the songs that became emblematic anthems of the Yom Kippur War. I quoted from Amotz Asa-el’s Middle Israel column, “The Last War” in the JPost: One, penned by songwriter … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur 5774 – Gmar Hatima Tova

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is upon us once again, beginning in a few hours time here in Israel, when we will be entering a 25-hour fast with day-long prayer services, composed of beautiful, spiritual and emotional prayers and … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur 5773 – Gmar Hatima Tova

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is upon us once again, beginning in a few hours time here in Israel, when we will be entering a 25-hour fast with day-long prayer services being held in shuls and community centers throughout … Continue reading

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