До Йом Кипур осталось
4 дня
27 Нисан
Until Erev Yom Kippur left 3 days
Photo EPA

Thousands Delayed On Their Way to Uman

Tens of thousands of Israelis, as well as Jews from around the world, were in Uman Sunday to celebrate Rosh Hashanah

Tens of thousands of Israelis, as well as Jews from around the world, were in Uman Sunday, as they got set to celebrate Rosh Hashanah at the gravesite of Rav Nachman of Breslov, founder of the Breslov Hassidic sect. A ceremony earlier in the day, in which thousands said Psalms (tehillim) went off without a hitch, despite a strong rainstorm that took place Sunday morning.

The Jewish “settlement” in Uman includes numerous services, such as medical services, where volunteers from numerous organizations, including Israel's Ichud Hatzalah, which broadcast Sunday morning's event worldwide.

Medics have so far treated over 1,000 visitors, among them individuals with breathing problems, cuts and injuries, and heart trouble. Doctors have distributed prescription medicine – imported from Israel – to hundreds of people.

Source: Arutz Sheva

On topic

Human rights activists accuse Israel of war crimes. Israel denies everything


Purim on the Rocks

Meet hundreds of young Jews from across Europe and beyond as we party for Purim together in the heart of Central Europe!


The Jews have only one mission

Historian Vitaly Nakhmanovich discusses how Ukrainian and Jewish historical memory can be reconciled


Shiurey Torah Lubavich youth center opens in Kiev

The STL KIEV Jewish youth education center now works on Zhilyanskaya Street