Religion in Israel
Religion in Israel is a central feature of the country and plays a major role in shaping Israeli culture and lifestyle, and religion has played a central role in Israel's history. Israel is also the o...
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Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, and Islam are five of the biggest religions in the world. Over the last few thousand years, these religious groups have shaped the course of history and had ...
Austria advice due on claim to Klimt frieze looted by Nazis
An Austrian government advisory board is due to recommend whether one of Gustav Klimt's most famous paintings should be returned to the heirs of its original Jewish owners, reports the BBC Bethany Bel...
Hiloni
Hiloni (Hebrew: חִלּוֹנִי), plural hilonim (Hebrew: חִלּוֹנִים), derived from the Hebrew word hulin, meaning "secular" or "mundane," is the term used in Israel for non-religious Jews.As natives of Isr...
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Shomer Masoret
Shomer Masoret (Hebrew: שומר מסורת, lit. "Tradition Keeper"; Plural: שומרי מסורת, Shomrei Masoret) or, also commonly referred as: Masorati (Hebrew: מסורתי, lit. "Traditionalist"; Plural: מסורתיים, Mas...
Religious Zionism
Religious Zionism (Hebrew: צִיּוֹנוּת דָּתִית, translit. Tziyonut Datit, or (דָּתִי לְאוּמִּי), translit. Dati Leumi "National Religious", or (כִּיפָּה סְּרוּגָּה), translit. Kippah seruga - lit. "kn...
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Hardal
Chardal (or Hardal; Hebrew: חרד"ל, acronym for חרדי לאומי, Charedi Le-umi, lit. "Nationalist Charedi", plural Chardalim) refers to the portion of the Religious Zionist Jewish community in Israel which...
Haredi
Haredi Judaism (Hebrew: חֲרֵדִי Ḥaredi, [χaʁeˈdi]; also spelled Charedi, plural Charedim) is a stream of Orthodox Judaism characterized by rejection of modern secular culture. Its members are often re...
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Chief Rabbinate of Israel
The Chief Rabbinate of Israel (הרבנות הראשית לישראל) is recognized by law as the supreme halakhic and spiritual authority for the Jewish people in Israel. The Chief Rabbinate Council assists the two c...
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Israeli Druze
The Israeli Druze (Arabic: الدروز الإسرائيلية‎, Hebrew: דְּרוּזִים יִשְׂרְאֵלִים) are a religious minority of Arab descent located in Israel. In 2012, there were 130,600 Druze living in the ...
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Hinduism in Israel
Hinduism in Israel refers to the Hindu population in Israel. For many years it has been custom for Israeli soldiers upon completing their compulsory active duty service to travel to international dest...
Religious significance of Jerusalem
The city of Jerusalem is significant in a number of religious traditions, including the Abrahamic religions Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, which consider it a holy city. Some of the most sacred pla...
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Haredim and Zionism
From the start of political Zionism in the 1890s, Haredi leaders voiced objection to its secular orientation and before the establishment of the State of Israel, the majority of Haredi Jews were oppos...
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Marriage in Israel
Marriages in Israel can be performed under the auspices of the religious community to which couples belong, or for people who have proven to lack any religion, a "couplehood union" with rights and res...
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