17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Hilula (celebration in memory of a saintly rabbi)

Every year, on the day of the death of the Righteous Rebbe of Shtefanesht - thousands of believers visit its Holy Tomb Many believe that pouring their hearts out in this place, and lighting candles - will bring them miracles and salvation.

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Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Nahalat Isaac cemetery in Givatayim., Israel
Copyright: © Hezy Holzman