Moetzet Chachmei HaTorah
Moetzet Chachmei HaTorah (Hebrew: מועצת חכמי התורה; lit. "Council of [wise] Torah Sages") is the rabbinical body that has the ultimate authority in the Israeli ultra-orthodox Sephardic and Mizrahi Sh...
List of Israeli Mizrahi and Sephardi Jews
This is a list of notable Mizrahi Jews and Sephardi Jews in Israel, including both original immigrants who obtained Israeli citizenship and their Israeli descendants.Traditionally the terms "Mizrahi J...
List of Israeli Mizrahi and Sephardi Jews - Wikipedia
Sephardic Haredim
Sephardic Haredim are Jews of Sephardic and Mizrahi descent who are adherents of Haredi Judaism. Sephardic Haredim today constitute a significant stream of Haredi Judaism, alongside the Hassidim and L...
Sephardic Haredim - Wikipedia
Mizrahi Democratic Rainbow Coalition
The Mizrahi Democratic Rainbow Coalition (Hebrew: הקשת הדמוקרטית המזרחית‎, Hakeshet Hademocratit Hamizrahit) is a social justice organization among Mizrahi Jews (Jews from Arab and Muslim la...
Yalkut Yosef
Yalkut Yosef (Hebrew: ילקוט יוסף‎, "Collation of Yosef") is an authoritative, contemporary work of Halakha, providing a detailed explanation of the Shulchan Aruch as based on the halachic ruling...
Moshe Maya
Moshe Maya (Hebrew: משה מאיה‎, born 3 August 1938) is an Israeli rabbi and former politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Shas between 1992 and 1996, and as Deputy Minister of E...
Sephardim and Oriental Communities
Sephardim and Oriental Communities (Hebrew: ספרדים ועדות מזרח‎, Sfaradim VeEdot Mizrah) was a political party in Israel and is one of the ancestors of the modern-day Likud party.
The Sephard...
Shas
Shas (Hebrew: ש״ס‎, an acronym for Shomrei Sfarad, lit. Sfarad's guards (of the Torah)) is an ultra-orthodox religious political party in Israel. Founded in 1984 under the leadership of Rabbi Ov...
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Ars (slang)
Ars (Hebrew: ערס‎ `ars), or Arsim (the plural in Hebrew) is a derogatory Hebrew slang term for the Israeli stereotype of a low-class young man. The stereotype may also refer to personal effects ...
Ovadia Yosef
Ovadia Yosef (Hebrew: עובדיה יוסף‎; Arabic: عبد الله يوسف‎ ‘Abdullah Youssef) (September 24, 1920 – October 7, 2013) was a Talmudic scholar, an authority on Jewish religious law (halak...
Ovadia Yosef - Wikipedia
Black Panthers (Israel)
The Black Panthers (Hebrew: הפנתרים השחורים‎, translit. HaPanterim HaShhorim; Arabic: الفهود السوداء‎) were an Israeli protest movement of second-generation Jewish immigrants from Midd...