An official Israeli holiday since 2008, Sigd falls 50 days after Yom Kippur and is a celebration of Torah, Israel and community.

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Discover the long Jewish history of Ethiopia, one of Africa’s oldest continuous civilizations.

In honor of Sigd, the Ethiopian Jewish holiday celebrated as a national holiday in Israel, we are bringing together Ethiopian Jews to share their traditions and engage us all.

What is the Jewish holiday of Sigd, and how is it celebrated?

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