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Spanish officials will begin reviewing citizenship applications by some 4,500 individuals who identified themselves as descendants of Sephardic Jews, the country’s Jewish communities said.
The review is set to begin on Oct. 232 more words
Some things circling at the moment:
- Looking over my oldest blog posts, and I really have grown A LOT since I started this blog. I started it a month before leaving for California in 2013, and about two months later I had a relapse into the mental state I was in following a nervous breakdown senior year. 522 more words
The Days of Awe or Yamim Noraim, begin with Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, and end with Yom Kippur, the festival of atonement. The 10 day period between the two holy days are a time for people of the Jewish faith to look deep within themselves, acknowledge their faults, repent (teshuvah), and seek forgiveness for their sins. 337 more words
Organizers of a music festival in Spain dropped the hip-hop artist Matisyahu from their lineup because he would not endorse a Palestinian state. The annual reggae music festival, Rototom Sunsplash in Benicassim, Valencia, began August 15. 409 more words