Prayer by Eyal Nahmias

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An orthodox Jew is praying at the western wall in Jerusalem. The wall also known as the wailing wall or the “Kotel” is the most sacred and holy place for jews. This is the last remaining wall from the old temple that was destroyed over 2000 years ago. This person is using the old testament bible. The black outfit is typical to the orthodox jews.

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  • SharonAHenson
    SharonAHensonover 6 years ago


  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasover 6 years ago

    Thanks Sharon.

  • Olga
    Olgaover 6 years ago

    Great contrast, nice capture.

  • Michael J Armijo
    Michael J Armijoover 6 years ago

    Classic moment…well captured, too.

  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasover 6 years ago

    Thank you Michael and Olga…

  • Smile
    Smileover 6 years ago

    I agree this is a very moving shot, well done!

  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasover 6 years ago

    Thanks Nikki, I was trying to convey the emotion of the situation. glad you like it

  • velveteagle
    velveteagleover 6 years ago

    Wonderful image to share.. and help educate ..

  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasover 6 years ago

    velveteagle, thank you.

  • clau
    clauover 6 years ago

    What a beauty capture, Eyal!!!

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