Advertisement


What’s an appropriate age to teach kids a second language? When it comes to Yiddish, author Laurel Snyder believes no time is too soon. Snyder’s baby board book, Nosh Schlep Schluff: Babyiddish, is perfect for very young children, or for anyone else in search of a good time with a Jewish pidgin...
  Did You Schlissel Challah This Year? It worked great for Ivanka Trump last year!           Get OS News Live Updates  by email and never miss our top breaking stories   

Halachos of Thanksgiving

Let’s be very careful this Thanksgiving not to get too caught up in the festivities and forget the finer details of the day. One must have a Kzayit of turkey past plag on thanksgiving, but should ideally wait for nightfall. A turkey may be roasted, grilled fried, or cooked in any...
Fans of comedy living in Israel are rejoicing after the announcement that American comedian Brian Regan will be headlining four shows in Israel this May as part of the Comedy for Koby tour. Regan, 59, is known as the comedian's comedian, has earned his fame with his offbeat observational comedy...
Sharon Dobuler Katz posted the following to Facebook: You'll l-o-v-e THE FUNNIEST MATZA VIDEO EVER in Yiddishelah (a language that would be Yiddish if we could really speak it). What do YOU do with your leftover Matzahs? Find out the hysterically funny possibilities in YIDDISH (almost), thanks to almost-Yiddish-master (kinda)...
Ashley Blaker isn’t your average orthodox Jewish man: he is also an internationally-acclaimed comedian. In November 2015 he embarked on his first stand-up tour – Ungefiltered – which played to sell-out audiences the length and breadth of the UK. He started 2017 with his first Israel tour and followed...
Professor Robert Kelly was breaking down the ramifications of the impeachment of South Korea President live on BBC when his two young kids came stumbling into the live camera frame. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sk3tU2jkiR4] "I think one of your children's just walked in," noted the anchor. Professor Kelly, while maintaining his composure and...
Happy in Tel Aviv created a hilarious April Fool's announcement that almost had us going. They announced a new Tic Tac flavor to be released on Yom Haatzmaut... Hummus flavored Tic Tacs. After the prank went viral, they wrote the following: "Hummus flavored Tic Tac? Thanks god it’s not true! But we...
The lines, the food, the cats... The Israeli website Mako asked a number of people who immigrated to Israel recently to talk about how life looks for those who only just got there - and their answers are only too correct. Watch it here (in Hebrew and English with Hebrew...
By day, Shawn Eni is a mild-mannered Canadian living in Modi’in and working in business software. By night, and also a little bit by day, he runs a Mossad parody account on Twitter that seems to regularly fool a whole lot of people. Eni started the account as a joke,...
There are many things Koreans and Hasidic Jews have in common: An emphasis on studying, good food, and even the Talmud. Shockingly though, the music of these two very different cultures often sounds the same as well. Try it for yourself with the quiz from the website koreanorhasidic.com. It's harder than...
This guy has the right attitude. Be happy and dance your heart out - The chagim are coming!
Do you remember the first time you ate gefilte fish? Did you think it was too cold, wet, gooey, or fishy? Did you love it? Are you still to afraid to try it. Well watching these babies go through the wonderment of trying one the most iconic Jewish foods, is sure...
We found six non-observant Jews who had never tried to follow Kosher rules and asked them to give it a shot. There were a lot of rules. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCB4v68Bb3g] A LOT! And it was very hard for the participants to find Kosher menus at restaurants. They also had to boil their dishes and utensils...
J-TV went to the streets of London to see what people knew about Jewish objects...it appears not much! According to these pedestrians lulavim and etrogim are used to celebrate Hanukkah, apparently a holiday that is basically Christmas without Santa. How about a kippa? Is it a shoulder pad or...


Trending

WATCH: Simcha Leiner Sings Adon Olam Under The Chuppah

The highly sought-after Jewish singer sange Adon Olam for this couple who got married yesterday in NY. Watch the beautiful song below. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MFq8kkoXW5g]

Mazal Tov! President of Ponavezh Yeshiva is Engaged

There was much simcha in Ponevezh on motzei Shabbos following the announcement that the President of the yeshiva, HaRav Eliezer Kahaneman became a Chosson....

Why Ramat Shlomo Residents Were Shocked When Shabbos Ended

Residents of Jerusalem’s Ramat Shlomo neighborhood were more than a bit surprised to see police writing parking tickets for vehicles on Shabbos. Police explain...

The 5 Best Jewish Films to Watch This Oscar Season

LOS ANGELES (JTA) — With the Academy Awards on the horizon, there is no shortage of high-quality films to see in theaters and on the...

Rubashkin Begs People to Put Down Their Smartphones In Shul

Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin was released from jail a month ago, and has met with hundreds of Rabbonim, Admorim, Roshei Yeshiva and community activists. He...

I Believe in Miracles! – Yaakov Shwekey Sings With Sholom Rubashkin

"FINALLY!!! We were able to sing HIS SONG IN HIS HOME!!! After so many years crying so many tears..... He was reunited with his...