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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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Santina: Aliyah, what are the primary sources of water for the West Bank?
The First Aliyah alarmed Arabs because of the rise of Jewish settlers in the area.
Summary: DUBAI u As Aliyah Khan walked to school with her parents at 7:30 in the morning she said, oI feel fresh.
At our first counselling session, this guilt was affecting Nida so badly that she was not sleeping at night, not eating and almost wanting to quit and join Aliyah in her charity work.
Bashir's wife, Aliyah Bashir Khan, 33, of Newton Street, Droylsden, Manchester, admitted money laundering, converting criminal property of PS3,000.
The important work of promoting aliyah is done thanks to the generosity of important donors, chief among them The Fellowship, headed by Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, which has placed aliyah at the top of its priorities, and is acting in cooperation with the Jewish Agency to enable us to bring the immigrants to Israel in a concentrated manner.
Charlie Axtell, Michaela Sandy and Aliyah Idris led Bahrain's medal haul as the gymnasts and coaches from CHAOSS returned from a regional competition in Qatar.
Aliyah means ascension, either literally or spiritually; if you move to Israel, or if you are called to the Torah for a blessing, you "go up" to a higher place than before.
The couple have three other children: Aiden, five, Annabelle, three, and Aliyah, 19 months.
The coordinator of the Popular Committee against the Wall and Settlements in al-Khader village, Ahmed Salah, said that the Israeli forces put the notices on several lands in al-Khader: al-Nashash, Bakoush, Kherbit Aliyah and a part of Batin al-Ma'sy.
Summer Festival Bitches: 4 Rebellious Queen, 7 Boher Princess, Borna Jessica, Little Flame, 8 Blackshaw Stacie, 10 Tullna Rose, 12 Roscos Flyer, 16 Cape Grace, Come On Dini, Cuil Marian, Droopys Aliyah, Kinda Breezy, Southern Dooey, Spicy Lass, 20 Fatboyz Diva, 25 Cockney Diva, 33 Proud Pegs Peril, 40 Emirates Classic (e/w 1/4 1,2,3).
Celebrating their graduation ceremony are (left to right) Aamina Janjua, Shakil Mohammed, Aliyah Ali, Hannah Salah, Ahmed Mohammed and Amara Bukari.
Chelsea Umana had eight kills and Aliyah Hayes added six kills and five blocks for Grant, which avenged a loss to the Gauchos earlier this season in the Narbonne tournament.