“Day of Jewish Knowledge” in Maccabi Zaporozhye

The Maccabi Movement runs activities not only in the field of physical culture and sports. An important component in the work of Maccabi and its territorial organizations is the informal Jewish education.^1CDA43ACD3E63E1ECB664718B918CD154275621940B398BD90^pimgpsh_fullsize_distr (2)

On November 12, students of the Sunday Jewish school “Yahad” operating under Maccabi Zaporozhye joined the World Day of Jewish Knowledge.P71110-152349 (2)

Within the framework of the theme “Beauty and Ugliness”, the program “Beauty through the prism of Jewish traditions” was presented. The youngsters had discussions about the root problems of being, the meaning and purpose of life, ideals and relating them to reality.

But, the main result of the day was the strengthening of Jewish unity, the spiritual enrichment of the individual through the expansion of individual Jewish knowledge, as well as the possibility of mutual exchange of experience.