Category Archives: Machane Yehuda – The Shuk

1st Shuk Tour of 5771

4 Tishrei 5771 September 12, 2010 The first shuk tour of the year is set for this Tuesday, 6 Tishrei (14 September) at 11:00am. Slots remain available at this time. The cost is NIS 30 a person. (This is the last shuk tour at this cost. The price in the future will be NIS 45 read more »

Machane Yehuda Shuk Tour

23 Elul 5770 September 2, 2010 The next shuk walking tour of Machane Yehuda is taking place on Tuesday, September 14th (6 Tishrei 5771), the first tour of the year, beginning at 11:00am. Those interested in joining may visit the online secure payment site using the “donate” button to pay in advance, NIS 30 a read more »

Slots Available for Tuesday’s Machane Yehuda Shuk Tour

19 Elul 5770 August 29, 2010 There are still spaces available for the Tuesday (August 31st) Machane Yehuda Shuk Walking Tour. We meet at 17:30 and the event lasts about 90 minutes [or longer if the participants have additional questions]. If you wish to sign up, please send an email to me and in the read more »

Another Shuk Tour Behind Us/ Another Planned

14 Elul 5770 August 24, 2010 Another group participated in a Machane Yehuda walking tour last evening, one that entailed a new challenge, competing with a shuk summer festival. Anyway, we did overcome the challenge and the group [at least I hope] benefited from the experience and the event was a success. I was particularly read more »

Shuk Tour Sold Out

3 Elul 5770 August 13, 2010 The August 23rd Machane Yehuda Shuk Walking Tour is sold out. No more emails please. Perhaps next time for those who did not register in time. Shabbat Shalom to all!

Machane Yehuda Shuk Tour

23 Av 5770 August 8, 2010 Another Machane Yehuda Shuk walking tour is planned, this time for Monday, August 23, 2010 (13 Elul), beginning at 5:30pm. Advanced registration is required. I respectfully request that you DO NOT register unless you are coming, and not to just hold the slot and then the last-minute cancelation. In read more »

The Continuing Saga of Morano at the Shuk

23 Av 5770 August 8, 2010 Once again, the kashrus status of the Morano branch located at the corner of Agrippas and Machane Yehuda Streets in Jerusalem has changed. This time, Badatz Beit Yosef and Badatz Belz Machzikei Hadas have returned their certification to the store, which also has a kosher certificate from the Jerusalem read more »

Another Shuk Tour Took Place Today

16 Av 5770 July 27, 2010 Well, it’s now 20:45 and we completed another Machane Yehuda shuk walking tour less than an hour ago. Baruch Hashem, the information was well-received and I believe that slowly, the word is getting out. Participants are learning the ins-and-outs of shopping in Yerushalayim and how to become wise kosher read more »

Basher – Shuk Machane Yehuda

2 Av 5770 July 13, 2010 For those of you who have accompanied my on a shuk walking tour, you are familiar with a number of the stores that I make a point of mentioning, usually those with unauthorized hechsherim, or without any hechsher at all. The popular Basher Cheese Store is an example of read more »

Machane Yehuda Shuk Walking Tour

 18 Tammuz 5770 June 30, 2010 The next Machane Yehuda ‘Shuk Walking Tour’ is planned for 16 Av, Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 5:30pm. As in the past, first registered are guaranteed the slot. The cost remains the same modest NIS 30. I respectfully request that you DO NOT register unless you are coming, and read more »