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Passover, or ‘Pesach’ in Hebrew, is a religious celebration that commemorates the story of the Israelites’ freedom and independence from ancient Egypt over 3,000 years ago. The festival is celebrated in Israel and Jewish communities around the world and is one of the oldest, continuously celebrated
Norouz, also known as Nowruz, is a Persian word meaning “new day”. It's a symbolic festival for the Iranian community that marks the arrival of spring and the first day of the year. The festival is a celebration of the New Year or the first
6 months on from the explosion in #Beirut Australian Red Cross and Lebanese Red Cross have provided more than 200,000 people with essential medical care, shelter, food and support. Hospitals and homes were destroyed, families lost their livelihoods. Loved ones were separated, so many were traumatised.   Josh
In the heart of Darlinghurst, in a cosy and welcoming bar, Yoash Dvir and his team are providing amazing hummus to the community. When asked why Yoash decided to open ‘Simply Hummus Bar’, he plainly replied, “there wasn’t one.” Born and raised in Israel, where for every