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The weekly Torah portion in the streets of Jerusalem. Book of Deuteronomy.

Parashat Ki Tetze

  Ki Tetze is a portion that inhabits a huge number of commandments – more that any other portion of the Torah. Some took the trouble and found as many as seventy-four commandments in the portion. Among other issues the

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Parashat Devarim

“These are the words Moses spoke to all Israel across the Jordan in the wilderness in the Arabah opposite Suph”. These are the opening words of “Devarim” (Hebrew for words) the first Parasha in the Book of Deuteronomy (Called the

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Parashat Shoftim

The Parasha of Shoftim deals with a variety of issues. Rules for the conducting of a king, the theory of law and justice and a broken necked heifer are only examples for some of the subjects. I decided to refer

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Parashat Ekev

Parashat Ekev holds an interesting claim. It says that it is acceptable to worship God and fulfill his commandments while hoping for some kind of a reward. One does not become a lesser Jew if he observes the commandments in

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My week

  • 29.3.2017
The black Calla flower is blooming in our backyard. This flower smells like Dung and this is how it attracts the flies. Jerusalem.
הלוף פורח בגינה שלנו. ירושלים.
  • 28.3.2017
Spring in Jerusalem.
אביב בירושלים.
  • 27.3.2017
The Tower of David and the old city walls. Jerusalem.
מגדל דוד וחומות העיר העתיקה. ירושלים.
  • 26.3.2017
Baba, the mytological shop keeper from Kiryat Yovel. Jerusalem.
באבא, מוכר המכולת המיתולוגי מקריית יובל. ירושלים.
  • 25.3.2017
The Greek orthodox Lent prosestion at the Church of the holy sepulchre. Jerusalem.
תהלוכת הלנט של היוונים אורתודוכסים בכנסיית הקבר. ירושלים.
  • 24.3.2017
The Poppies are blooming. Jerusalem.
הפרגים פורחים. ירושלים.
  • 23 3.2017
Nachlaot neighborhood. Jerusalem.
נחלאות.  ירושלים.

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