mimouna. not a national festival! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • H.Jackson
    • 02.04.13 | 15:02 (IDT)

    If the origins of the Mimouna was basically good interfaith relations whereby each faith helped the other during their "holy days" of Ramadan and Persach-and further more ,was originally a Pagan festival , why did 4 million secuiar non -Marroccan Israelis adopt the Mimouna as a National Festival? The Jews were kicked out I believe in the 50's! The Politicians cynically ensure their power base by visiting Marroccan fez-dressed Israelis.,and eating HONEY PANCACKES!

    from the article: Word of the Day / Mimouna
    First published 09:33 02.04.13 | Last updated 09:33 02.04.13
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