yom ha’atzmaut | 5 iyar

SMALL

MEDIUM

LARGE

  • have an independence day party with fireworks
  • light twelve torches to represent the twelve tribes
  • read the Israeli Declaration of Independence (or parts of it)
  • if you have kids, make a Bible quiz for them (a tradition in Israel)
  • read the Yom Ha’Atzmaut service from the Koren machzor
  • make it festive – songs, dancing, treats, and confetti!