It is customary to dip apples in honey on the eve of the Jewish New Year Rosh Hashanah.
Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer among women.
The Sehrane Festival stems from the Jewish community in Kurdistan.
White flowers are rare among the species that grow in the desert sands.
Lea Zehavi called this species “an astonishing yellow flower”.
Pancratium sickenbergeri has white blossoms and a weak scent.