Rosh Hashanah 5771 | L'Shana Tovah!

Rosh Hashanah 5771 | L'Shana Tovah!

Since we strive to highlight the commonalities between Abrahamic religions and hopefully introduce the readers to alternative views of each faith; I would like to extend warm regards to friends and family of both the Jewish and Muslim faiths. שנה טובה ומבורכת , שנת בטחון וללא פיגועים !!! to all my Jewish friends, family and readers.

To Arabic speaking friends and family kul 'am wantum bikhair.

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Liddet | Ethiopian Christmas

Liddet | Ethiopian Christmas

January 7, 2010 is the day that Ethiopians will celebrate Christmas. Although there is no direct correlation between a Jewish festival and this date when Ethiopian Christians among others (i.e. Russian, Serb, and Ukrainian Orthodox Christians) celebrate Christmas, I did find a unique minor holiday that reinforced the shared history, Gizret.

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