Aish.com’s Rosh Hashanah-themed take on Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky,” has gone viral, and with good reason. The video for “Get Clarity,” set in the old city, features breakdancing yeshiva boys, some pretty impressive shofar action, and vocals from a kid cute enough to give Edon Pinchot a run for his money. If you haven’t yet… More ▸
By Uri Fintzy
Every year our Facebook friends, Twitter followers and fellow emailers send us Rosh Hashanah videos.
They are usually parodies of popular songs — and amateurish (or sometimes too professional). Sometimes they’re funny, sometimes they’re endearing, but most times they kind of get old after the, umm, 100th share. So we decided to ease on the pre-holiday headache and put this year’s top Rosh Hashanah videos on one ultimate page for you to share. We just want your newsfeed to be clean and tidy — it’s a new year, you know.
Here they are…
1. The “Boy Bands Are Cool Again!” video
Aish – “What Makes Rosh Hashanah Beautiful” (based on One Direction’s “What Makes You Beautiful”) More ▸
By Adam Sosnik
Citizenship ceremonies for new Israeli immigrants will no longer be held at the Western Wall. More ▸
By Marcy Oster
Rabbi Noah Weinberg, the founder and dean of Aish HaTorah Institutes, died at his home in Jerusalem. More ▸