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Around the World in Eight Weeks: Popular Tourist Sites

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

As a finale to our summer series, we’re taking you to ten of the most popular tourist sites around the world. Enjoy, and goodbye!

 

To the Rescue

By C. M. Aker

It’s 7 p.m. at the ZAKA Command Center. The phone rings. A frantic father is on the line. He went on a hike with his eight sons; one of them is missing. It might be evening, but at ZAKA, it’s business as usual.

 

101 Salamanders

Chany Rosengarten

While she helped unload her family’s car, 12-year-old Hila kept glancing at the other small bungalows in Wrenchete, hoping to spot a friendly face. There was no one. They’re all inside helping, she thought. At night, though, there would be plenty of time to play. She met Shifra the next morning.

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Winds of Fear
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The juxtaposition of Irma and Elul
Making Our Story His
Yonoson Rosenblum On Rosh Hashanah we do not hide
No Icing on the Cake
Eytan Kobre Society — and sanity — has lost
Soul Stirring
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger Simply put, the Yamim Noraim work
Day in the Life of Aaron Ovadia
Rachel Bachrach Aaron Ovadia’s Drops of Light Project
Even Your In-Laws
Jacob L. Freedman No big reward if it’s not tough
Connecting the Dots
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman The evil, the eclipse, the destruction, the goodness
Above the Clouds
Faigy Peritzman Taking no step of my journey for granted
Moving Forward
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Rosh Hashanah invites us into our future
Kings and Queens
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt Such is the power of kavod