Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Wailing Wall

This picture was taken in 1908, and shows two men and two women praying at the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem. It was on this day in 1967 that the Six Day War ended, with Israel gaining control of the Wailing Wall and other parts of Jerusalem.

2 comments:

  1. This probably sounds shallow, but, what a gorgeous shawl! Wow.

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  2. strange to see men and women praying together there, today this space is segregated by sex.

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