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Perceived Contradiction: The age of the universe according to science vs. age of the universe according to Torah. The Big Bang Theory has gained immense credibility since 1965. Before that most leading astronomers and astrophysicists thought it was impossible for the universe to have...

Here at Livnot, you may have a small, medium, or large group size spending time with you for 1-4 or even more weeks. It becomes evident early that you feel very at home with these people, and sometimes you even become best friends. A feeling...

Shalom Chevre!  My name is Alana Cain and I am a senior at the University of Florida.  Following my freshman year of college I decided to go on Birthright with my friends and knew that I wanted to extend my trip and explore Israel on...

Edyth Geiger and the Safed English Library One of the places that Livnot always sends volunteers is to the Edyth Geiger English Library in Tzfat (also sometimes spelled Safed), Israel. While at Livnot “I volunteered at the Edyth H. Geiger Library, the neighborhood's English...

Alumni Spotlight on Stuart Fried After picking avocados and learning Hebrew in an Ulpan on a Kibbutz near Hadera, Stuart Fried started looking for something a little more meaningful to do while in Israel. He somehow heard about Aharon and Livnot. “I liked the idea...

It’s not everyday that you get to step into an almost 200 year old family business and create a product using a recipe equally as old--but today a friend and I did just that. We walked into the Kadosh Tzfat Cheese shop and spent...

Shake the heavens, As well as the Earth. Dig out God from deep within me. Scream out to God, for God surrounds me. Find my own interpretations. Be my own interpretations. They will not ask me, Why was I not Moses? But why was I...

Livnot's programs are geared towards young Jewish adults aged 21 - 30. However, each spring Livnot hosts students from the Alexander Muss High School in Israel which provides a wide range of Israel experiences for high schoolers. For the fifth year in a row,...