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The Multiple and Amazing Benefits of Hearing Aids

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I am a retired Internist. But if I came up to you and said t...
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Carmi Elan 1989 - 2008

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In September of 1992, our family made aliyah from Los Angele...
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"Finding the Light" - ESRA's First Camera Club Exhibition

camera-1 Jaye Shlayer captured the perfect “red light” moment of a November sunset on Nachsholim Beach
Hedva Scop observed the genie released from the bottle in 2020, and not just metaphorically.

Hylton Bark found the light early one morning in Sde Boker

Ilan Hirschowitz used a lens ball to stunning effect in Sde Boker

Since the invention of the camera, there have always been ke...
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Revelations of a Portrait Artist

Eintein Albert Einstein, Humanist and Scientist Extraordinaire
Everyone has a hobby or a secret delight. And I will share w...
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Swimming Across The Kinneret

Sandra Sandra Gould and Betty Lewis
The Kinneret swim is the third biggest amateur swim event in...
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Do You Know What an "Istenis" Is?

ISTINIS Image by ivabalk from Pixabay
Sitting in my usual pew seat during the break between Mincha...
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Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin

Rabin1 Illustration by Liora Blum
November 4 was the anniversary of Yitzhak Rabin's assassinat...
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Four Cubits: the 5th edition of the Jerusalem Biennale

cubits1 Pressure, Lenore Cohen-Mizrachi, Maktoub exhibition Credit: Lenore Cohen-Mizrachi
Kishi, Yair Meyuchas, Nuclear Capsules exhibition. Credit: Yair Meyuchas

A Cubit is Six Handbreadth, Nechama Golan, Four Cubits of Light exhibition. Credit: Nechama Golan

In these global pandemic times, the concept of two meters of...
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Let The Bells Ring Out

bells Gaby Shefler welcoming the new bell
Gaby Shefler with his grandchildren

Text and photos by Ruth Corman Less than five minutes' walk ...
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Murphy's Law and Revenge

Jacob-Albert AAlbert Jacob aged 90 with his spectacles
I, an 89-year-old widower, was puffing along, like Thomas th...
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Lapid Ceramics: A Melting Pot

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Photos by Kobi Klaitman of Lapid ceramic items from the coll...
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Soul Key

Soul1 Dror Zicherman “…it’s doing me good!”
IDF soldiers with PTSD learn to make music as part of their ...
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How the Pandemic Stopped One Dream and Started Another

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This is a story about how a trip to Australia, cancelled due...
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Bess and Lillian

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Bess Myerson, Miss America 1945 Lillian Lux, Star of Yiddish...
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The Tapestry of Israel

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Kamil Sari

Ehab Zidan

Zainab Abu-Swaid

Anat Harrel

Photos by Anat Harrel Most tourists, and even many Israelis,...
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Dudi Shoval Graffiti

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Text and photos by Lydia Aisenberg The longest piece of graf...
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Providing Spiritual Care During Corona

Mumbai Judith with members of the Mumbai Jewish community, for whom she led High Holiday services
Judith (in blue and white) dressed for work in the Corona Care Unit at Tel Hashomer Hospital.

The Torah Study Group at Beth Protea

Patients suffering from the Covid-19 (corona) virus in Israe...
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Chaye Sarah

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I had heard the story many times. And it never failed to mov...
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Corona and Couples

couples-in-corona Illustration: Liora Blum

As a couple therapist for over 40 years, I was not surprised...
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Legalities of Property Leasing

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What happens when a tenant breaches the lease but refuses to...
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