Sunday, September 21, 2014

New Features on the Free Website: Learn English with Audio and Transliterations


Hi Everyone!

Learn English with Audio and Transliterations
www.learn-english.co.il
is a free website to learn over 1,500 English words and
phrases. The site includes 77 printable study sheets
and 15 learning videos.

As of today, the site works on home computers
and smart phones (tested on Android and iOS).
The site is multilingual. There are menus, translations and
transliterations in French, Hebrew, Russian, Spanish and Chinese.
Each language interface has its own navigation buttons
and search functions.
There is an English Only menu, for those that prefer
not to use language translations and transliterations.

Feedback is welcome!

Please share the site with anyone that is interested in
learning English vocabulary.
Thank you!

Have a good year!
Jacob Richman
jrichman@jr.co.il


Monday, September 15, 2014

Educational Resources and Cool Videos about Rosh Hashana


Hi Everyone!

Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year 5775, begins
Wednesday night, September 24, 2014.

I posted on my website 70 links about Rosh Hashana,
from laws and customs to games and recipes.
Site languages include English, Hebrew, French, German, Italian,
Portugese, Russian and Spanish.

The address is:
www.jr.co.il/hotsites/rosh-hashana.htm

This year, I created a Rosh HaShana Photo Gallery at:
www.jr.co.il/hotsites/rosh-hashana-photos.htm

and finally.....
Over 300 Rosh Hashana Cool Videos
There is something for everyone.
www.jr.co.il/videos/rosh-hashana-videos.htm

New videos include:
- Technion : For Rosh Hashanah Dream it. Do it.
- Where will YOU eat your apples and honey this Rosh Hashana?
- Six13 - High Holiday Mashup
- Tel Aviv University Rosh Hashana Greetings
- Mother of Murdered Israeli Teen: A Rosh Hashanah Message
- Rebbetzin Tap: Rosh Hashanah - Power of the Pomegranate!
- Rush Hashanah Traffic by Jets Creative Wing
- Gush Katif Gift Baskets to Sderot Residents
- Barech Aleinu Hashana Hazot (Hebrew song)
- Rosh Hashanah Message from Torah Live (with Hebrew song)
- Think Ahead - Live Your Life Like A King
- Shana Tova from Osem (Hebrew)
- Shana Tova Drawing by Lenk LenkOsh
- Hebrew Commercial to Buy Honey at You Supermarket
- Shana Tova Israel from Hebrew Academy
- Welcome to Emanuel Rosh Hashanah
- RAVSAK's Rosh Hashana 5775 Video
- "Green Eggs, No Ham" (A JITC High Holiday Animated Short)
- The Vizhnitzer Rebbe Singing With Chasidim At The Kotel
- Shana Tova Stop Motion from Orna and Aviv

and many more...

Additional videos will be added before Rosh Hashana.

Please share the holiday resource pages. Thank you!

Enjoy!

Have a Good Year!
Shana Tova!
Jacob Richman
jrichman@jr.co.il


Tuesday, September 9, 2014

New Israeli Educational Stamps including Fiddler on the Roof


Hi Everyone!

I scanned and posted on my website the new Israeli stamps
that were issued in September 2014.

I included the stamp itself, the first day cover,
and an English and a Hebrew flyer about the stamp.

Festivals 2014 - Simchat Torah Flags

- Eretz Israel, 1930's
- Israel, 1950's
- Israel, 1960's

Fiddler on the Roof - 50 Years

- Fiddler on the Roof
- Tevye the Dairyman
- Do You Love Me?

- Wolfgang Von Weisl

- Tel Aviv - Global City

The new stamp images are located at:
www.history-of-israel.co.il/stamps/index-2014.html

I also uploaded the images to a Facebook album.
The address is:
http://on.fb.me/israeli-stamps-2014

Today, I also updated the educational resources about Rosh Hashana.
The address is:
www.jr.co.il/hotsites/rosh-hashana.htm

Please share the pages. Thank you.

Have a good night,
Jacob

Thursday, August 28, 2014

My Aliyah 30th Anniversary Video


Hi Everyone!

On August 30, 1984 I made aliyah from Brooklyn to Israel.

It was the best decision of my life.
30 years later, I highly recommend it!

My Aliyah 30th Anniversary Video:
www.jr.co.il/aliyah/30years.htm

May the aliyah from all over the world grow and
bring more Jews back to their homeland, Eretz Yisrael.

Shabbat Shalom!
Jacob

Monday, August 25, 2014

New: English - Hebrew "School" Vocabulary Study Sheets


Hi Everyone!

I created a set of English - Hebrew "School" vocabulary
study sheets. The address is:
www.english-hebrew-dictionary.com/school-1.htm

For an index of all 318 English Hebrew study sheets visit:
www.english-hebrew-dictionary.com/sitemap.htm

Please forward this message to anyone that may be interested
in learning Hebrew. Thank you!

Chodesh Tov!
Have a Good Month!
Jacob


Tuesday, August 19, 2014

3 year Jewish Holiday Calendar (5775-5777, 2014-2017)


Hi Everyone!

I created a new, three year, Jewish holiday calendar card which
I posted on my website for you to view, download or print.
The address is:
www.jr.co.il/jewish-calendar.htm

There are two image sizes and an Acrobat PDF file.

For best printed results use the Acrobat PDF file.
When printing the PDF file use the print option "fit to print margins".

Please share this message. Thank you.

Have a good day,
Jacob

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Jacob Richman
jrichman@jr.co.il
http://www.jr.co.il



Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Welcome Home to the New Olim and I posted 351 photos


Hi Everyone!

Congratulations and welcome home to the 338 new olim that made aliyah to Israel from North America. The NBN aliyah charter flight arrived in Israel this morning (Tuesday, August 12).

I took 351 photos of this historic and exciting event and
I posted them online at:
www.history-of-israel.co.il/aliyah/2014/a825.htm

I also uploaded the 351 photos on Facebook for name tagging.
The Facebook album address is:
http://bit.ly/olim-august12-2014-facebook

If you have a Facebook acccount and you are in the photos or see someone you know, please feel free to name tag the photos.

May the aliyah from all over of the world grow and bring more Jews back to their homeland, Eretz Yisrael.

Have a great day,
Jacob