Ethiopian Jews
Sigd: A Little Known Israeli Holiday

Sigd: A Little Known Israeli Holiday

By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz Today, the 29th day of the Hebrew month of Cheshvan, is Sigd, a holiday unique to Beta Israel Ethiopian Jews. Celebrated 50 days after Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement), Sigd is a  Ge'ez/Amharic word meaning...

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What Happened to the Lost Tribes of Israel?

What Happened to the Lost Tribes of Israel?

The return of the lost tribes of Israel and Judah is of great concern as having all twelve tribes together is an essential element to bring about the End of Days. This concept is known as the “Ingathering of the Exiles” and appears in...

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