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In Face of Fascism, Russian Community Gathers for Public Torah Celebration

March 18, 2013 4:33 PM
After a week of anti-Semitic attacks, ending with the throwing of a Molotov cocktail into the Ohr-Avner Chabad Jewish Day School in Perm, Russia, the Jewish community gathered to celebrate the completion of a new Torah Scroll. (Photos: Fjc.Ru)
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Hundreds of members of the Jewish community of Perm, Russia, participated in last Sunday’s festive inauguration and introduction into the Grand Synagogue of a new Torah scroll donated by Reuben Yedgarov.
Hundreds of members of the Jewish community of Perm, Russia, participated in last Sunday’s festive inauguration and introduction into the Grand Synagogue of a new Torah scroll donated by Reuben Yedgarov.

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Moshe March 23, 2013

Thank you for sharing these pictures and allowing me to rejoice in the glory of HaShem being displayed in the streets of Russia!

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