aliyah


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Words related to aliyah

(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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The phenomenon is particularly prominent among French Jews, many of whom have made aliyah in the past few years out of fear they would be in danger if they remained in France.
Commenting on the Aliyah homes, chief executive officer of Azizi Developments, Farhad Azizi, said: "The timely completion of this development is a noteworthy milestone.
Amber and Josie Sanderson, Aliyah's aunt and grandmother, said in a statement: "We are pleading with the public to keep contacting the police with information.
The prize is awarded every two years by Birmingham Library and Writing West Midlands - and opens the door for Aliyah to perform at functions across the city.
"The Library of Birmingham's partnership with Writing West Midlands has generated brilliant work from previous laureates, and its profile as a cultural destination will enable Richard and Aliyah to make poetry accessible to people across the city."
The other two projects are Azizi Aliyah Residences and Farhad Azizi Residence.
ALIYAH: TOP AND SKIRT sheath clothing, SNEAKERS gabriel held vintage, SUNGLASSES the shiny squirrel.
Still, representatives of Abramovich told the Israeli press that his aliyah had nothing to do with his recent visa woes, and was motivated by his warm feelings towards Israel and strong identification as a Jew.
At the time, from 1984-1985, Operation Moses facilitated the aliyah of 6,364 Jews from refugee camps in Sudan via intermediate countries by foot, plane, and boat.
Prepared in partnership with the Israeli Ministry for Immigrant Absorption, the report revealed that 7,224 Russian Jews and 7,182 Ukrainian Jews made the decision to "make aliyah" by moving to Israel last year.
Azizi Developments, a leading private developer operating in the UAE, has announced that Azizi Aliyah Residences, one of the company's first major projects in Dubai Healthcare City, will be delivered ahead of schedule by Q2 2018.
"We recently appointed our Junior House head girl, Aliyah. She is only 11 but is an outstanding role model for the school.
It was nip and tuck in the first half, with two goals from Grace Horrell and one from Aliyah Jama leaving the scores level at 3-3.