In this special edition of “Yiddish Word of the Day”, Rukhl Schaechter shares several humorous Purim-related proverbs you could use all year.
Although the coronavirus prevents us from inviting guests, you can still celebrate the holiday with a delicious, festive meal!
In some ways, the mayoral candidate’s $1,000 a month stipend sounds a lot like a kollel paycheck.
The film was an exceptional work by director Joan Micklin Silver who passed away recently at the age of 85.
The mood will be light and fun, and vocabulary will be taught through songs, storytelling, word games and short skits.
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought us many challenges. But ironically, it’s also helped make 2020 a great year for learning Yiddish.
Beethoven’s “Moonlight Sonata” and “Ode to Joy” were favorites among the Jews of Eastern Europe.
Pete Seeger sings “Hanukkah oh Hanukkah” in the Yiddish original, and the Jewish People’s Philharmonic Chorus performs a favorite in four-part harmony
One-year old Leyzer, watches how potatoes and onions are prepared for this Hanukkah delicacy.
A lobby has been launched in the Knesset urging the government to take responsibility for preserving Yiddish as a national language.