Religious practices

World leaders sent greetings for the holiday of Hanukkah, which began last Sunday.

The destruction of the Temple caused the Hakhel to cease to be practiced for many centuries.

The day before Yom Kippur is different from every other day of the year.

Yitzhak Yosef and David Lau, the Chief-Rabbis of Israel, were attending

More than 2,000 Jewish pilgrims have already arrived in Uman, Ukraine, to celebrate the Jewish New Year at the tomb of Rabbi Nachman of Breslov.

Debrecen has the second largest population in Hungary and was home to a large Jewish community before the Holocaust.