About the Author


Aish.com staff

 

Historical Background: Rise of Hitler

Germany’s defeat in World War I produced fertile ground for a Nationalistic movement.

Aish.com's Chanukah Reader

A 10-page booklet to enlighten your Chanukah.

Fun Activities

Have fun with these mazes, puzzles, word search and more!

Fire of the Torah

Why did Rabbi Weinberg, zt"l, call his organization Aish HaTorah?

Deportation to the Camps

Cattle cars stuffed with human cargo became rolling death wagons.

Kaluach - Hebrew Calendar

Now you can really stay on top of Jewish time!

Allied Rescue Efforts

In spite of the war effort, nothing was done to halt the transports to the camps.

Shavuos Cheesecake Deluxe

What's Shavuot without cheesecake? Aish.com's 4 best cheesecake recipes.

Tasty Desserts

Ignore your diet… one day a week.

Aish.com's High Holiday Reader

An inspiring compendium of articles that will transform your High Holiday experience.

Yummy Recipes

Eating and drinking is an integral part of the Purim holiday. Here are ideas for doing it right.

Alternatively Traditional Seder

Recipes for the Seder with a little 'twist'!

Jewish Resistance & Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Putting to rest the canard that Jews went “as sheep to the slaughter.”

Mostly Traditional Seder

Excellent recipes for a classic, traditional Seder.

Learning for a Loved One

The power of Mishnah study to raise the level of a departed soul.

8 Nights, 8 Heroes

Inspiring stories to share around the Chanukah lights.

Challah

Fresh and steamy, that first bite is always the most delicious.

Liberation of the Wall

In June 1967, Jews from all over the World were electrified that the Wall was once again in our hands.

Conversion to Judaism

What of the non-Jew who wishes to convert to Judaism?

Dairy Lunches

Matzah Pizza, Lasange, and more!

Slave Labor

Those Jews fortunate enough to escape immediate death, were subjected to back-breaking labor, morning till night.

The 7 Noachide Laws

The Torah is a truth for all humanity, whether Jewish or not.

Charoset

It's supposed to remind us of the mortar for the bricks, but it happens to taste really good.

The Final Solution

The Nazi decision to brutally exterminate every single Jew.

Gas Chambers and Crematoria

The Nazi murder machine operated at peak efficiency.

The Ghettos

Nazi plans for the Jews become increasingly murderous and barbaric.

Kristallnacht & Kicking the Jews Out

The screws tighten against German Jewry, culminating in the Night of Broken Glass.

German Expansion & War

Hitler’s insatiable appetite swallows up most of Europe.

Germany against the Jews

Hatred of the Jews was codified into law.

Final Days of War & Liberation

Final acts of hatred preceded the long-awaited liberation.

Scientific Jew Hatred

Even German science was twisted against the Jews.

Rebuilding the Temple

We must feel the pain of exile if we have any hope of reversing it.

Prayer for Israeli Soldiers

Invoking God's protection for the members of the Israel Defense Forces.

Media Critique: Time's "Fields of Fire"

In an article bad enough to cancel your subscription over, Time magazine implicates Israel in the deaths of Palestinian children.

54 Ways You Can Help Israel

Incredible ideas for how to help Israel at this crucial time.

Receive the Aish.com Weekly Email

Sign up to our Aish Weekly Update Jewsletter.

Our privacy policy