The 49-day period that begins on the second night of Passover and ends on Shavuot.
Hebrew word meaning "catastrophe", referring to the Holocaust.
"15th of Shevat;" New Year of the Trees; Jewish Arbor Day, which is a minor festival.
"Remember;" memorial service held on Yom Kippur and on the last day of Pesach, Shavout, and Sukkot.
Holocaust Remembrance Day, on which we remember the Holocaust and honor the memory of those who perished.
Irrational hatred of Jews.
Organized attack on Jewish communities in Eastern Europe during the 19th and early 20th century.
"Weeks;" festival that commemorates the giving of the Torah to Moses atop Mt. Sinai.