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OU Trip: Backstage Tour of Tel Aviv’s Opera House and Sarona Summary of a wonderful trip by Chana Leah Aiken One of the many pleasures of living in Israel is the endless variety of places to go and things to see.  Yesterday, a large group of touring enthusiasts visited Israel’s Center for the Performing Arts…

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Camp Dror’s new Leadership Program

Published February 24, 2016

 Calling All Future Leaders!   Are you interested in: ·         *Being a leader in your community ·         *Learning from and connecting with inspiring individuals making a difference in Israel and the world today ·         *Making new friends across the globe ·         *Having an…

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Internet connection problems on Motzai Shabbat prevented me from updating everyone on Friday and Shabbat happenings on our adventure. Now, Sunday morning of Day 11, I have 2 minutes until the bus leaves! Suffice it to say, we continue to have amazing experiences on our trip- a ride on the backwaters of Cochin on Friday…

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OU Israel India adventure blog Day 8- Cochin

Published February 14, 2016

We knew coming into the trip that we would be travelling a lot within India which is a pretty big country!  The original plan was to take a short flight from Coimbature to Cochin this morning but a change was made at the last minute to drive by bus instead so we could stop at an…

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You get into trouble with a daily blog on a long trip. 2 days ago, I wrote about how great a day we had on Monday visiting the Bnai Menashe. I said there were no words to describe it- well, you can read it for yourself. So now I am here late Wednesday night in…

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There are certain things in life that are hard to describe in words. Our day visiting the Bnai Menashe is one of those in my book. Words like memorable, unreal, amazing are thrown around by us to describe things that to others might not be so great. But I can honestly say that every one…

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