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  Read about Degania at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research Degania and learn about Degania here!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Degania, "the mother of kvotzot," in the 1930s.
Technically Degania is a kvutza and not a kibbutz.
Degania is also distinctive in that children there never slept communally.
encyclopedia.worldvillage.com /s/b/Degania   (143 words)

  
 Degania
Degania Alef (A) and Degania Bet(B) on the Jordan plain, South of Lake Kinneret [Sea of Galilee].
Degania Alef was founded in 1909 by seven Second Aliyah Halutzim (Halutz), who came from Rumania, on land acquired by the Jewish National Fund.
Degania Alef was the first settlement based on communal living and became known as the "Mother of the kevutzot".
www.jafi.org.il /education/100/places/degania.html   (268 words)

  
 Deganya Sprayers Company 1998 Ltd. — Spraying
Degania Sprayers invented and developed a revolutionary type of sprayer, known as the "Sleeve boom".
The latest development made by Degania Sprayers is the Two Row Sleeve boom sprayer for vineyards that is superior both in pest control and in saving time and chemicals.
Degania Sprayers are "friendly" both to their operators and the Enviroment.
www.degania-sprayers.co.il   (147 words)

  
 Gems in Israel: The First Kibbutz
Known as the "Mother of the Kevutzot" (collective settlements), Degania was established in 1909, six kilometers south of Tiberias, on land which was purchased by the Jewish National Fund, from the Arab village of Umm Juni.
During the 1936-1939 disturbances Degania Alef served as a base for the field companies (plugot sadeh), and later for the Haganah's strike force, the Palmach.
Degania Alef is located near the southwest corner of Lake Kinneret (The Sea of Galilee) – just off Route # 90.
www.gemsinisrael.com /e_article000065677.htm   (794 words)

  
 Kibbutz - JewtunesWiki
The founders of Degania came from a generation that believed that the Jews of the Diaspora had sank low due to their religious Orthodoxy and their disdain for physical labor.
The land on which Degania was established had previously been occupied by Arab tenant farmers, who were evicted when the land was purchased from absentee landlords by a Zionist settlement agency.
Degania in the 1910s seems to have confined its discussions to practical matters, but the conversations of the next generation in the 1920s and 1930s were free-flowing discussions of the cosmos.
wiki.jewtunes.net /index.php?title=Kibbutz   (6627 words)

  
 Levi Eshkol's Home Page - Degania
The meeting with Yoseph Shprinzak, Barsky’s letter to the members of Degania after the murder of his son Moshe, and the news about Yoseph Zalzman’s murder while plowing a field in Kinneret, concluded his decision...
Degania B' was born near it's "mother", Degania A. Shkolnik divided his time, from the first day of Degania B', between labor during the day and public service at night.
The friendship with his colleagues, his membership in Degania B' and his Movement - where he was the key mover for the union of "Hever Ha'Kvutsot" and "Gordonia", continued.
research.haifa.ac.il /~eshkol/degania.html   (1009 words)

  
 1909-DeganiaAlephFounded
Contact US Degania was the first collective settlement to be established in Palestine.
The group disbanded after the first year, and the land was handed over to another group known as the Romny group (named after the town which it had originated from in Russia).
The settlers named the settlement "Degania." It became a 'laboratory' for collective settlement, and was known as the Kvutsa.
www.nationbynation.com /israel/IsraelHistory/1909DeganiaFounded.html   (150 words)

  
 The Battle for Degania
The Syrian attack on Degania A and Degania B began at dawn of 20 May 1948.
The main objectives of the Syrian advance were the Jordan river bridges north of Degania A. After shelling the center of kibbutz by mortars and tank guns which continued even during the fights.
With the battle for Degania A over, the Syrians attacked Degania B. Shelling the kibbutz with mortar bombs as tanks and armored cars approached the kibbutz.
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/History/Degania.html   (332 words)

  
 Bo Habayta >>> Dgania b   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The kibbutz is adjacent to Kibbutz Degania A, south of the Sea
Degania A and B. The kibbutz is very close to the Kinneret and the Jordan River
Degania B is a renewed kibbutz at a slow pace, slowly and surely.
bohabayta.com /meshakim/Dgania_b/default_eng.asp   (297 words)

  
 PS Wiki Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Degania, "the mother of kvutzot ("small kibbutzim") in the 1930s.
Degania, or Deganya, was the first kibbutz ("collective farm") established by Jews in the areas of the Land of Israel then under Ottoman control, and subsequently in the British Mandate of Palestine.
Despite its small size, Degania has been home to many famous Israelis and members of the pre-state yishuv ("settlement").
70.84.119.226 /~puresear/PSWiki/index.php?title=Degania   (164 words)

  
 Twin Oaks Community Systems & Structures
Degania has a large enclosed play yard with a large swingset, climbing equipment, a playhouse and a small concrete "track" for little kids to run or ride around.
Degania is the building that was built for the care of the children.
Degania is staffed by a group of adults called "metas." (This is short for the kibbutz word "metapelet," which means child-care worker.) They do the daily housework and laundry at Degania as well as caring for the children.
thefec.org /sns/archive/child-program-to-f1.html   (4877 words)

  
 Degania
Through the daily attempt to live out their ideals in a new framework, the settlers of Degania laid the basis of the new society which came to be known as kibbutz.
The founders of Degania, while building a new form of life, put great emphasis on creating proper relationships, suitable for communal living.
Throughout, the members of Kibbutz Degania have tried to put abstract ideals and principles into practice and to create a new way of life.
www.jafi.org.il /education/jajz/noar/sites/degania.htm   (1796 words)

  
 Biotechnology news and information portal for biotechnology companies
Founded in 1984, Degania Silicone produces a standard range of medical products and custom designed extruded and molded products according to customer specifications.
Degania Silicone has ISO 9001 / EN46001 certification and manufactures in a controlled cleanroom environment.
Degania Silicone is registered with the FDA as a finished device manufacturer.
directory.bioexchange.com /company_detail.cfm?co_id=4637   (81 words)

  
 Degania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Founded in 1909, Degania Alef was the first settlement based on communal living and became known as the "Mother of the Kevutzot".
Degania was established amidst uncertainty and was shaped by the needs of its members for survival.
A tour in Degania Alef will include a lecture on the history of the Kibbutz movement and role Degania played in the movement.
www2.yarden.ac.il /bloss/pro2000/modular/degania.htm   (141 words)

  
 Moshe Dayan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Moshe Dayan was born in a kibbutz ("collective farm"), Degania Alef ("Degania A"), Palestine then still part of the Ottoman Empire, near the Kinneret Sea of Galilee.
He was greatly influenced by the military teachings of the English pro-Zionist officer Orde Wingate when Dayan was a sergeant prior to World War II.
World War II He was arrested by the British ten years later (when the Haganah was outlawed), but released after two years as part of the Haganah's renewed cooperation with the British during World War II.
www.bonneylake.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Moshe_Dayan   (1277 words)

  
 Adam in the Army: December 2004
Over the course of the meal Avi suggested that instead of traveling back to Degania and having to wake up early to catch a bus to Tel Aviv I stay with him overnight and take the train to Tel Aviv from Haifa.
I drove back to Degania, took care of some business, packed my bag and drove back in time to pick Avi up from work.
Degania happens to be home to the latter.
adamarmy.blogspot.com /2004_12_01_adamarmy_archive.html   (2100 words)

  
 AJ6 Israel Tour 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Imbued with Zionist ideals, she came to Palestine, settled on Kibbutz Degania and began writing Hebrew poetry that even today, has a freshness and a flavour that speaks to the younger generation.
At the southern tip of the Kinneret is Degania Aleph, Israel's oldest kibbutz, founded in 1909, and its nearby twin Degania Bet (built in 1920).
Degania Aleph was named after its spiritual father, A.D. Gordon and later was the birthplace of Moshe Dayan.
www.aj6.org /israel04/issue10.html   (1373 words)

  
 Chapter V - Absorption   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
When I arrived in Degania, one large room, decorated with reproductions of modern art, was a meeting-place in the evening for reading newspapers, spread out on large tables surrounded by upright chairs.
He had been born in Degania, had been wet-nursed as an infant by my mother-in-law, and had preserved ties to the Baratz family.
Yoya had fought in defense of Degania as a riflewoman in the Independence War and had undergone the trauma of the death of two young members by her side, when a shell from a Syrian tank penetrated their trench, near the main entrance to the kibbutz.
www.aeshapiro.com /a.php?c=shapiro&a=158   (1440 words)

  
 THE HANDSTAND
Due to recent heavy Rainfall a meeting was held to decide whether to open the Degania dam at the southern end of the lake, and let possibly millions of cubic meters of drinking water flow to the
The goal is to reach the maximum level for the Kinneret of -208.80 meters on May 1.
On average, the Degania dam has had to be opened about once every 10 years.
www.thehandstand.org /archive/march2004/articles/waterprospects.htm   (2031 words)

  
 DEGANIA SPRAYERS CO. (1998) LTD. Profile of R&D company from Israel
DEGANIA SPRAYERS CO. (1998) LTD. Profile of RandD company from Israel
The latest development made by DEGANIA SPRAYERS is the Two Row
DEGANIA SPRAYERS are "friendly" both to their operators and the
www.matimop.org.il /newrdinf/company/c306.htm   (235 words)

  
 Degania Silicone Ltd. (Web Gallery Listing)
Degania Silicone specializes in the manufacture of high-quality silicone medical products.
Since 1984, Degania Silicone has been a manufacturing and development company, specializing in the fabrication of high quality silicone products.
We can supply both finished products and OEM runs according to the customer’s precise specification.
www.devicelink.com /gallery/4139.html   (409 words)

  
 Osteotec: Other Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Degania Silicone Round Silicone Drain 1067 - Radiopaque Striped
The Perthese® T.E. Percutaneous Tissue Expander is designed for use in the development of tissue flaps for reconstruction of tissue defects and deficiencies.
Will not adhere to adjacent tissue, permitting easy removal with minimal trauma.
www.redteam.co.uk /osteotec/other.htm   (169 words)

  
 Pictures Catalogue - Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. Dganiyeh [hens feeding, Degania Palestine] [picture] / - fullindex.htm ...
Dganiyeh [hens feeding, Degania Palestine] [picture] / [Frank Hurley].
The kibbutz movement originated with the foundation of Degania, where the Jordan River flows out of the Sea of Galilee".; Other number: G33163.
If you wish to use it for any other purposes, you must complete the Request for permission form.
nla.gov.au /nla.pic-an23565696   (125 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The test of any utopia is whether its ideology works in practice.
In 1949--thirty-nine years after the establishment of Degania, the first kibbutz--Martin Buber described the kibbutz as "an experiment that did not fail." 1 He also remarked that "much still has to be done" to call it a success.
In the nearly fifty years since Buber made this oft-quoted proclamation, this community which is unique to Israel has proven itself as an established institution.
www.stwing.upenn.edu /~abstein/kibbutz/introduction.html   (668 words)

  
 A VILLAGE BYTHE JORDAN TH
The inscription is not in English, is about seven words long, concluded by "Joseph Baratz Degania A 21 Mai 1959" Description of life in the first Kibbutz.
The story of the striving of people for a better existence and of a desire to live in common and share
The story of the striving of people for a better existence and of a desire to live in common and share in common with others.
www.popula.com /items_fp/item_description.cfm?item_fp_ID=235022   (132 words)

  
 Pictures Catalogue - Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962. Dganiyeh [hens in coop, Degania Palestine] [picture] / - fullindex.htm ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Dganiyeh [hens in coop, Degania Palestine] [picture] / - fullindex.htm test
Dganiyeh [hens in coop, Degania Palestine] [picture] / [Frank Hurley].
The kibbutz movement originated with the foundation of Degania, where the Jordan River flows out of the Sea of Galilee.; Other number: 3.
nla.gov.au /nla.pic-an23565695   (129 words)

  
 Articles - Kibbutz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The end of the Ottoman Empire following the end of World War I, and the coming of the British Mandate of Palestine was good for the yishuv and kibbutzim.
Kibbutzniks were considered to have fought very bravely in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, emerging from the conflict with enhanced prestige in the nascent State of Israel.
Kibbutzniks performed working class, or even peasant class, occupations, yet enjoyed a middle class lifestyle.
www.gaple.com /articles/Kibbutz?mySession=934c79944771cdda353b4832c1deca38   (8961 words)

  
 A Village by the Jordan - the Story of Degania - BARATZ, JOSEPH   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
A Village by the Jordan - the Story of Degania - BARATZ, JOSEPH
VG in G - DJ that is tanned and edgeworn; Book is tight and clean inside; No Add'l Printings; Blue cloth; 8vo.
They offer full satisfaction and normal prices - no markups, no hidden costs, no overcharged shipping costs.
www.antiqbook.com /boox/opt/3490.shtml   (86 words)

  
 SIL-K Silicone Scar Removal System   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
There may be some evidence of the scar after treatment....very minimal and not very noticeable.
A: Sil-K Scar System was developed by Degania Silicone Ltd., Israel using semi-transparent 0.6mm thin, supple, elastic, soft to the touch and inert silicone patch.Unlike silicone gel treatments, it’s easy to use, washable and never has to be replaced.
SIL-K ™ Is A Registered Trademark of Degania Silicone Ltd.
www.oldetymepharmacy.com /silkfaq.html   (787 words)

  
 Heritage Academy - Degania Elementary School - Heritage Academy - Degania   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Heritage Academy - Degania Elementary School - Heritage Academy - Degania
EB Home > Projects > Heritage Academy and Degania Elementary School
February 1, 2005 - Map and puzzles from Degania
www2.yarden.ac.il /p2keb/project_view.asp?id=147   (153 words)

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