Celebrating at the promenade

On a Shabbat afternoon walk on the Tayelet, we encountered a large and lively group of Eritreans picnicking, singing, and dancing. Men and women of all ages, lots of children, such joyous energy! This dance was a Jerusalem Moment we were privileged to see.

Sally Abrams

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Ruti Eastman

Oh, my! Wonderful! Thanks for capturing and sharing that special moment — and those terrific rhythms!

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