Tag Archives: Yom Kippur
This years’ Festival stamps focus on three evening customs: the recitation of Selicot prayers in the evenings before Yom Kippur; on the eve after the end of Yom Kippur the building of the Sukkah (temporary structure to remind us of the … Continue reading
Rivers in Israel The three rivers featured on the stamps represent the impressive diversity of Israel’s water landscapes. Kziv River represents the mountainous rivers, characterized by dense Mediterranean woodlands and clear spring water; Taninim River represents the broad rivers of … Continue reading
The holidays celebrated in the Hebrew month of Tishrei are among the most important of the entire Jewish year. This stamp series presents three of the special customs associated with this festive period.