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The owners installed trap doors over the mikvah opening. Photo by Assaf Peretz, courtesy of the Israel Antiquities Authority.

Israel’s mattress for kings and clergy

Hollandia’s beds offer customers a whole new experience in luxury. Pictured here: The Sphere, a bed designed for Hollandia by designer Karim Rashid.The “King of the Artichokes” becomes the “King of Beds” – this is what vendors from Jerusalem’s famous …

The new Israeli divas

Ayelet Zurer in Fugitive Pieces, by director Jeremy Podeswa.The recently concluded 24th Haifa International Film Festival marked the start of a new era in the Israeli film industry: The most hotly anticipated star, who arrived only at the conclusion of …

Find a gamer’s utopia in Israel’s Mytopia

Brother and sister team, Guy and Galia Ben-Artzi aim to make game development easier with their new online game site.When the addictive Scrabulous application disappeared from Facebook early this past summer due to copyright infringement, thousands of online gamers who’d …

Music to your ears, and your body too

Keinan Goichman of i-Dose, serving up ‘healing hertzes’ to Internet users.Feeling down? Tired? Need some quick energy? While the tendency of most people in our overmedicated world is to run to the doctor for some pills, Keinan Goichman of i-Dose …