Israeli National Holy Days: Jewish Space and Time in Israel 2021/5781 (Two-Part Series) Part 1
Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
With Tour Guide Mike Hollander
Explore how Israel created sacred space and time in the early years of independence in this special two-part program led by Central tour guide Mike Hollander.
First Session: Thursday, April 8, 2021 Explore Mount Herzl (Mount of Remembrance) in Jerusalem, a site dedicated to commemorating the Shoah, great Zionist leaders, and the heavy price of Jewish sovereignty.
Second Session: Thursday, April 15, 2021 Delve into the evolution of three national Israeli holidays—Yom HaShoah, Yom HaZikaron, and Yom HaAtzmaut—and the sacred ten-day period which is a cornerstone to understanding the expression of Jewish sovereignty in Israel.