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Rishon L’Tzion Rabbi Eliyahu Bakshi-Doron Shlita and Rabbi Reuven Elbaz Shlita, the latter a member of Shas’ Moetzas Gedolei Yisrael, were flown by chopper from Yerushalayim to Meron by chopper to take part in a hachnasas Sefer Torah in the Yeshivas Mekubalim in Meron.
The Sefer Torah was written for the success of donors to the yeshiva, and the ceremony got underway at 15:00 on Lag B’Omer.
Also taking part in the event are Admor Rabbi Yechiel Abuchatzera Shlita, Rabbi Yitzchok Dovid Grossman Shlita, Rabbi Ofir Malka Shlita and other rabbonim and public officials.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem / Photos: Spokesman of Mosdos Rashbi)
How things have changed since the good old days when the select Rabbonim would go from Yerushalayim by donkey cart, taking a week each way. What’s next?
Do you remember those days?
Yup & the days when bathrooms was deep holes in the woods!