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Locust plague in Jerusalem 1915 מכת ארבה בארץ

Before the immature chagavim can fly they walk like an army. Here an attempt in the Negev to herd them into binks where they were burnt , is attempted

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kapach letter on locusts

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going up on har habayit-מאירי

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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Lisbon Syngogue

The lisbon shul is about 100 years old. It was started by morrocans and Europeans who had moved to the country.

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Tomar, Portugal

Also in the Costa de Prata region, in the city of Tomar, an ancient 15th century Jewish synagogue and mikveh, one of the two surviving monuments of medieval Jewish heritage, can be found. The synagogue has become a national museum … Continue reading

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Anussim or Crypto Jews: Customs and Practices

Many customs from their Jewish past have cret into the behavior of these people. A lot of them do not know why they do these things or may know that they have Jewish blood in theor families. Some have no … Continue reading

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Crypto Jews and Anussim

Many customs from their Jewish past have cret into the behavior of these people. A lot of them do not know why they do these things or may know that they have Jewish blood in theor families. Some have no … Continue reading

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Porto Portugal

The Porto community was reestablished due to the emergence of Captain Basto Baros n the 192’s when he announced that he was a annus. He was a charismatic leader that went to Morocco to official convert and have a brit … Continue reading

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Bio Dr. Ari Greenspan

Dr. Ari Greenspan Ari Greenspan, DMD Dr. Greenspan is a co-founder of the Ptil Tekhelet Association. He is a US trained dentist, with a practice in Jerusalem. He is a practicing mohel, shochet and sofer, and has worked for more … Continue reading

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