The Story behind the Israeli Ambassador’s Gift to the President of the United States

Upon presenting his credentials to U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House, Ron Dermer, Israel's 18th ambassador to the U.S.,  brought with him a very special gift–a pair of cufflinks with the symbol of the menorah, the symbol of the State of Israel. The menorah etched on these cufflinks,...

Continue reading

David’s Harp

The character of King David has been accompanying the Jewish nation for three thousand years already – since the days of his reign until current times. Every Jewish child knows the song, “David Melech Yisrael Chai V’Kayam” [“David, King of Israel, endures and lives on forever”]. During the silent prayer,...

Continue reading