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More Mekonen: Sigd
Mekonen celebrates Sigd, an ancient Jewish Ethiopian holiday. Sigd centers around the dream of returning to Jerusalem, inspiring Ethiopian Jewry to make the dangerous journey to Israel.
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Lesson Goals:

Understand that: sometimes we need to make sacrifices to fulfill our dreams, that dreams take time to fulfill, that Jerusalem is more than a place to the Jewish people.

Learning Objectives:

Explain the concept of: sacrifice, working and waiting to fulfill a dream, the idea that Jerusalem is an ideal that unifies the Jewish people