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  • Reflections on the occasion of the New Year

    By Danielle Berrin

    September 13, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Summer Highlights

    The month of Elul is all about reflection. It's an opportunity to look back and discover more about ourselves, a chance to recognize how we were transformed by moments and people. Elul is like a spiritual film review, where the elements of our life story are...

  • Dancing with my dad—and David Dassa

    By Dikla Kadosh

    May 17, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Perhaps only in Israeli folk dancing circles can a 17-year-old high schooler mingle comfortably with a 52-year-old podiatrist. Probably only at Israeli folk dance camps can people dance 20 hours in a 24 hour period. And for Rikud, which offers just that kind of experience, there is a...
  • Israeli Folk Dancing: The Phenomenon

    By C.J. Hirsch

    April 18, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    They are doing Rachel in Rio, Lamdi Oti in London, Dira 26 in Dimona and Biladaich in Boston. Israeli folk dancing is all the rage, and is possible almost any night of the week here in Los Angeles. And if you happen to be traveling out of town, no need to put your hobby on hold,...