The Song Tziona Achishena Wrote After Getting Her Get

The Song Tziona Achishena Wrote After Getting Her Get

Popular singer Tziona Achishena and I have some unusual things in common. We are both baalot teshuva from Maryland whose parents named her Jenny, and both of us were deeply impacted by time we spent pre-Teshuva in Indonesia. Both of us also love her music:) When I heard Tziona performing this song over a year […]

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1st Interview with Amichai and Shira: The Blood of Am Yisrael Flows through My Veins

1st Interview with Amichai and Shira: The Blood of Am Yisrael Flows through My Veins

Today was the first press conference with Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran–where they present an impassioned message about Jewish unity. Definitely one of the most inspiring videos I have ever seen.

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A Mother’s Greatness: The Mothers in Last Week’s Headlines (4-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

A Mother’s Greatness: The Mothers in Last Week’s Headlines (4-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

The secret behind the superhuman faith of Liora Silberstein and Udel Cohen. The main feeling I’m having right now, in the wake of this last traumatic week, is awe. Awe for the Jewish people and for Jewish mothers in particular. Last Sunday night, as you all know, the parents of Shira Ish Ran, Chaim and […]

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Mother of Charedi Soldier, Yossi Cohen HY”D, Remembers his Last Shabbat

Mother of Charedi Soldier, Yossi Cohen HY”D, Remembers his Last Shabbat

The Jewish people mourns the murder this past Thursday of two IDF soldiers in the terror attack by Givat Hassaf. Yuval Mor Yosef and Yosef Cohen of the Charedi Battalion. In this video, Yossi’s mother shares what her beloved son gave thanks for on his final Shabbat in this world. The young woman seriously injured […]

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Amichai Speaks with Shira for 1st Time: “You are a Powerful Woman!”

Amichai Speaks with Shira for 1st Time: “You are a Powerful Woman!”

Yesterday (Tuesday) newlyweds, Shira and Amichai Ish Ran, saw each other for the first time since Sunday’s terror attack. Amichai was brought by wheelchair into the ICU to visit his wife of 9 months holding a bouquet of flowers. Shira’s father, Chaim Silberstein, told Ynet, “Amichai went in to see Shira, and in a flash […]

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Shira’s Parents: Shira Opened Her Eyes!

Shira’s Parents: Shira Opened Her Eyes!

From a press conference earlier today (Monday) with Shira Ish Ran’s parents.

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