Lifestyle videos

Matisyahu on his missing beard

By Jennifer Lipman, December 15, 2011

The (former?) Chasidic rapper talks about his decision to shave his beard


The Maccabeats perform a Miracle for Chanucah

By Jennifer Lipman, December 13, 2011

The kings of festive pop bring you another Chanucah tune.


Chanucah: Rock of Ages

By Jennifer Lipman, December 7, 2011

This year's Chanucah hit? A Jewish take on classic rock, in time for the festival of lights.


Claire Danes on "party town" Tel Aviv

By Jennifer Lipman, December 6, 2011

Hollywood star Claire Danes, who shot episodes of her new series Homeland in Israel - "it was standing in for Iraq" explains how she saw another side to Israel during her stay.


Flash mob in Jerusalem

By Jennifer Lipman, November 25, 2011

Impromptu singing and dancing against the backdrop of the Old City.


A tale of eight bicycles

By Jennifer Lipman, November 9, 2011

A look at youth movement Habonim's project to rescue old bikes to give to those in need.


WJR's Operation Winter Survival

By Jennifer Lipman, November 4, 2011

World Jewish Relief is running the Operation Winter Survival campaign to encourage the community to support vulnerable people in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union during the harsh winter months.

"There are many individuals who are facing a life threatening winter," said WJR chief executive Paul Anticoni.


Planning a barmitzvah: the musical

By Jennifer Lipman, November 1, 2011

A group of US Jewish mothers perform a musical tribute to the trials and tribulations of planning a simcha, to the tune of the William Tell Overture.


The Lord Sugar Apprentice rap

By Jennifer Lipman, October 27, 2011

Lord Sugar and Nick Hewer's best bits - in a rap song.


Werewolf Barmitzvah

By Jennifer Lipman, October 26, 2011

In time for Halloween, Tracy Jordan's song "Werewolf Barmitzvah", as seen on 30 Rock