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Friday, October 7, 2011

Israel and Yom Kippur

Israel will be closed for business… for the next 25 hours.

While most Jewish Israelis reflect and pray on this day of atonement, the roads will be empty, stores closed, and streets empty.

It’s time for children to take over the roads… Below a few videos of Yom Kippour in Israel!


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Tel Aviv, Bat Yam, Rishon LeTzion. A day free of cars, empty streets and of children on bicycles all over the country. Ayalon highway is 100% free of cars for one day only.

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More than 100,000 people are praying at Jerusalem near the wall one night before Yom Kipur 2010