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(Judaism) the honor of being called up to the reading desk in the synagogue to read from the Torah

(Judaism) immigration of Jews to Israel

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Aliya joins a volunteer group of camp staff who meet after-hours to plan an end-of-summer, camp-wide Color Wars--it may have been very purposeful or just a fun group to join, but either way, it adds some additional support to Aliya's team-focused brand.
The textbook was created by the Ministry of Education and Science together with the Zhandanu environmental project of Aliya Nazarbayeva," said Deputy Minister of Education and Science Esengazy Imangaliev.
I hope to make it to the 2022 Olympics," said Aliya, a Grade 7 student at Calvin Park Public School.
For Aliya, trying her hands on surgery at the Abu Dhabi Science Festival was a dream come true and further reinforced her desire to become a doctor someday.
Aliya was re-elected to the Majlis this year with the endorsement of the list crafted by Ayatollah Mesbah-Yazdi, which was generally seen as more favorable to President Ahmadi-nejad, Aliya complained to the state news agency, "There is no article in the Majlis rules stating hat all members of the committee must be men.
The remarks by Aliya came after Israeli President Shimon Peres said on October 4 that an attack on Iran was becoming increasingly more likely.
Then one day, Jihan Abu Aliya started speaking unlike any other child her age--in the language of the Qur'an.
Omchak's assets include the Aliya gold deposit which has an identified Exploration Target Range of 700,000-1,100,000 oz of gold.
La Russe Aliya Mustafina a enleve l'or au concours general vendredi deux jours apres avoir ete sacree par equipes aux Championnats du monde de gymnastique artistique a Rotterdam, oE elle a encore quatre chances de medailles aux finales par appareil ce week-end.
This year's team comprising of Aliya Sharaf, Majida Al Awar, Sumayya Kazim and Roudha Bin Hezaim, captured the 'First place' in the overall business performance category and were 'Runners up' in the outstanding annual reports category.
CDATA[ An aliya activist immigrant discovers that a trip to the US puts the meaning of living in Israel into focus.
CDATA[ An exciting and inspiring interview with former Prisoner of Zion, Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky, on Aliya, Zionism and Judaism]]>
Aliya Lone, 49, has been living and working in Grand Kru Country in the remote south-east region of war-ravaged Liberia.
Although I can't wait to see Aliya,I'm hoping the time relaxing on the beach will also improve things between Simon and me, that the laid-back, sun- drenched days will help us discuss rather than argue.