Holidays are history, tradition, memory, food, family, stories, rituals and more.
Learn about Jewish holidays from around the globe and the ways the many races, cultures and ethnicities of Jewish people have been integrated into holidays in meaningful ways through time and today.
Featured Holiday Stories
From our publication Jewish&
Soulfood for Shavuot
Shavuot is one of the rare Jewish holidays that really specifies a dairy meal.
A Haggadah for Juneteenth
New Liturgy Represents The Diversity of Jewish Experience
A Latin Twist on Hanukkah Latkes
A Hanukkah latke recipe inspired by Mexican and Jewish family traditions.
A New African Jewish Children’s Story For Sukkot
Ugandan Rabbinic Student Writes Her Life into a Picture Book
Amharic Song for Sigd
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.
Passover Charoset from Indonesia
Global recipes star at Passover in Singapore.