Amharic Song for Sigd

Amharic Song for Sigd

Bezawit Abebe, Jewish&, 10/18/2021

We want to invite American Jews to join in song with our Ethiopian siblings in the joy of celebrating the everlasting Jewish connection to Jerusalem. Since 2008, Sigd has been recognized as a national holiday in Israel.

Israel prepares for Ethiopian Jewish holiday of Sigd under lockdown

Israel prepares for Ethiopian Jewish holiday of Sigd under lockdown

Tobias Siegal, Jerusalem Post, 11/16/2020

Sigd - a unique Ethiopian Jewish holiday marking the deep connection between the Ethiopian Jewish community and Jerusalem - will be celebrated on Monday.

We Should All Celebrate the Ancient Jewish Holiday of Sigd

We Should All Celebrate the Ancient Jewish Holiday of Sigd

Ruth Abusch-Magder and Beza Abebe, Kveller, 11/11/2020

Sigd is a perfect holiday for American Jewish families interested in strengthening their connection to and understanding of the global diversity of Judaism.

Ethiopian Kabbalat Shabbat in Honor of Sigd

Ethiopian Kabbalat Shabbat in Honor of Sigd

Webmast, 10/20/2020

Join us for a special Ethiopian Kabbalat Shabbat service with music, prayer and storytelling.

Ethiopian Jews Celebrate Sigd Holiday

Ethiopian Jews Celebrate Sigd Holiday

Eric Tenorio, Jewish Boston, 11/26/2019

In Israel, the holiday officially began on Nov. 26 and continues through Nov. 27.

Sigd: A Unique Ethiopian Jewish Celebration

Sigd: A Unique Ethiopian Jewish Celebration

Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder, Jewish&, 11/06/2019

Challenging ignorance by celebrating diversity at Sigdiyada.

The Ethiopian Israeli Artist Whose ‘Black Art’ Gives Power to the People

The Ethiopian Israeli Artist Whose 'Black Art' Gives Power to the People

Vered Lee, Haaretz, 05/10/2019

Nirit Takele says she has always painted about the disadvantaged Ethiopian community; it’s not some stream of ‘black art’ shown for the trendy in New York or London

Eden Dersso Is the Changing Face of Tel Aviv’s Hip-Hop Scene

Eden Dersso Is the Changing Face of Tel Aviv’s Hip-Hop Scene

Liana Satenstein, Vogue, 04/02/2019

Over the past year, Dersso has become a sensation in the city’s small but growing rap scene, yet she has spent her whole life preparing for this meteoric rise.

From Small Town Ethiopia to Big City Law Student

From Small Town Ethiopia to Big City Law Student

Bezawit Abebe, Jewish&, 10/23/2018

How parents' courage inspired a life of service for one Ethiopian Jew.