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Encyclopedia > Binyamin Ze'ev Kahane
Rabbi Binyamin Ze'ev Kahane
Rabbi Binyamin Ze'ev Kahane

Binyamin Ze'ev Kahane (בנימין זאב כהנא) (October 3, 1966December 31, 2000) was the son of Rabbi Meir Kahane. Publicly free available photo This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... Publicly free available photo This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Rabbi Meir Kahane. ...


Born in New York City, he emigrated to Israel with his family at the age of four, in 1971. He was a young Israeli Orthodox Jewish scholar and rabbi who was most famous for his leadership of Kahane Chai, a far Right Wing Zionist party that broke off of Meir Kahane's Kach after Meir Kahane's assassination in 1990. Nickname: Big Apple Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area    - City 1,214. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... Orthodox Judaism is the formulation of Judaism that adheres to a relatively strict interpretation and application of the laws and ethics first canonized in the Talmudic texts (The Oral Law). Various Gaonim, Rishonim, and Acharonim expounded upon these same Talmudic texts. ... Rabbi (Classical Hebrew רִבִּי ribbÄ«;; modern Ashkenazi and Israeli רַבִּי rabbÄ«) in Judaism, means teacher, or more literally great one. The word Rabbi is derived from the Hebrew root-word RaV, which in biblical Hebrew means great or distinguished, (in knowledge). In the ancient Judean schools (and among Sefaradim today) the sages... Kach was an extremist right-wing Israeli party led by Meir Kahane. ... Poster promoting a film about Jewish settlement in Palestine, 1930s: Toward a New Life (in Romanian),The Promised Land (in Hungarian), the small caption (bottom) reads First Palestinian film with sound Zionism is a political movement that supports a homeland for the Jewish people in the Land of Israel, where... This article is about the year. ...


Kahane and Kahane Chai advocated the forced transfer of all Arabs from Israel and the establishment of a Jewish theocracy in Israel. This world view is shared with Meir Kahane's original Kach movement, for which it was declared racist and disqualified in 1988 by the Israeli Supreme court, and with the other splinter group, the Baruch Marzel-led Kach. In 1994 both groups were declared terrorists and outlawed by the Israeli Government, following their statements in support of the mass killings of 29 Arabs in the Cave of the Patriarchs by Baruch Goldstein, himself a Kach member. Population transfer is a term referring to a policy by which a state, or international authority, forces the movement of a large group of people out of a region, most frequently on the basis of their ethnicity or religion. ... The Arabs (Arabic: عرب) are an ethnic group who are predominantly speakers of the Arabic language, mainly found throughout the Middle East and North Africa. ... The word Jew ( Hebrew: יהודי) is used in a wide number of ways, but generally refers to a follower of the Jewish faith, a child of a Jewish mother, or someone of Jewish descent with a connection to Jewish culture or ethnicity and often a combination... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... 1. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The supreme court in some countries, provinces, and states, functions as a court of last resort whose rulings cannot be challenged. ... Baruch Marzel is an American born right-wing Israeli settler from Hebron. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... Terrorist redirects here. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Baruch Kappel Goldstein (Hebrew: ברוך גולדשטיין; December 9 or December 12, 1956–February 25, 1994) was an American-Israeli physician who killed 29 Muslim worshippers and wounded 125 in a 1994 shooting attack in the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron, West Bank. ...


Kahane was the author of The Haggadah of The Jewish Idea, a commentary based on his father's teachings of the Passover Haggadah read at the Passover Seder. He wrote a Torah portion sheet called Darka Shel Torah ("The Way of the Torah") that was distributed for the weekly Torah portions. Passover (Hebrew: פסח; transliterated as Pesach or Pesah), also called חג המצות (Chag HaMatzot - Festival of Matzot) is a Jewish holiday which is celebrated in the spring. ... Haggadah for Passover, 14th century Haggadah in Hebrew means Telling. ... The Seder (pronounced say-der, meaning order in Hebrew) is a special Jewish ceremonial dinner revolving around the story of Exodus. ... Poo Poo Tlak Torah () is a Hebrew word meaning teaching, instruction, or law. Itlucky is the central and most important document of Judaism revered by Jews through the ages. ...


Kahane was in New York a few weeks before he was assassinated. He participated in a fundraising dinner and officiated at the wedding of a supporter.


He was murdered along with his wife Talya in a Palestinian terrorist ambush on December 31, 2000, as they were driving with their children from Jerusalem to their home in the Israeli settlement town of Kfar Tapuach in Samaria, (West Bank) during the second Al-Aqsa Intifada. The term Palestinian has other usages, for which see definitions of Palestinian. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Jerusalem (Hebrew:  , Yerushaláyim or Yerushalaim; Arabic:  , al-Quds (the Holy); official Arabic in Israel: أورشليم القدس, Urshalim-al-Quds (combining the Biblical and common usage Arabic names) is the capital and largest city[1] of the State of Israel with a population of 724,000 (as of May 24, 2006[2... Kfar Tapuach (כפר תפוח) is an Israeli settlement in the Samaria region of the West Bank, and has been viewed widely as the unofficial headquarters of the banned group Kahane Chai since 1990. ... It has been suggested that Sebastia, Middle East be merged into this article or section. ... The wreckage of a commuter bus in Jerusalem after a suicide bombing on Tuesday, 18 June 2002. ...


A statement issued by the Prime Minister's Office in 2001 announced the arrest of three members of Force 17 who were allegedly involved in the killing of Binyamin Ze'ev Kahane and his wife Talia in December 2000.


According to the statement, PLO leader Col. Mahmoud Damra, also known as Abu Awad, was responsible for arming and instructing the three men, who were identified as Talal Ghassan, 37, a senior Force 17 member in Ramallah, Marzouk Abu Naim, 43, and Na'man Nofel.


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Binyamin Ze'ev Kahane - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (427 words)
Binyamin Ze'ev Kahane (בנימין זאב כהנא) (October 3, 1966 – December 31, 2000) was the son of Rabbi Meir Kahane.
Kahane and Kahane Chai advocated the forced transfer of all Arabs from Israel and the establishment of a Jewish theocracy in Israel.
Kahane was the author of The Haggadah of The Jewish Idea, a commentary based on his father's teachings of the Passover Haggadah read at the Passover Seder.
BBC News | MIDDLE EAST | The Kahanes: Like father, like son (457 words)
Binyamin Zeev Kahane, who was shot dead in a Palestinian ambush on Sunday, was one of the most extreme leaders of the Jewish settler movement.
Mr Kahane, whose wife Talia was also killed in the attack, was an extremist by any definition and had been jailed by Israel for his activities as part of militant anti-Arab groups.
Rabbi Kahane also believed that, as the Arab population of Israel increased, democracy would be incompatible with the survival of the Jewish state.
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