Bar Ilan University


Bar Ilan University
   An independent coeducational university (with a student body of approximately 24,000) founded in 1955 and located in Ramat Gan, a suburb of Tel Aviv. The university, named for Rabbi Meir Bar Ilan, was established under the auspices of the Religious Zionists of America. The university's purpose is to train students in both Jewish and secular studies and to revitalize and rebuild Jewish identity.
   See also Education.

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  • Bar-Ilan (disambiguation) — Bar Ilan is a Hebrew name, which may refer to:* Bar Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel * Bar Ilan street a street in Jerusalem, whose opening on the Sabbath is one of the symbols of the conflict between orthodox and secular Israeli JewsPeople… …   Wikipedia

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  • Bar Ilan — Université Bar Ilan L’université Bar Ilan est une université israélienne située à Ramat Gan, dans la banlieue de Tel Aviv. Elle se caractérise par les ponts qu elle établit entre études religieuses et laïques. Les formations sont très… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bar-Ilan (Berlin), Meir — (1880–1949)    A leader of religious Zionism, Bar Ilan’s father headed the famous Volozhin Yeshivah in Russia for some forty years. In his youth Meir received a traditional education but also became an enthusiastic Zionist. In 1905 he… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Meir Bar-Ilan — For other uses, see Bar Ilan (disambiguation). Meir Berlin, later Hebraized to Meir Bar Ilan, (1880 1949), born Volozhin, Lithuania, died Jerusalem, Israel) was an Orthodox rabbi and leader of Religious Zionism, the Mizrachi movement in USA and… …   Wikipedia


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