Photos: Hundreds Pray at Western Wall on Jerusalem Day

Hundreds flocked to the Western Wall (Kotel) on Sunday morning, for a festive prayer service being held in honor of Jerusalem Day. 

Several rabbis attended the ceremony, including:

  • Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi, Rabbi David Lau;
  • The Chief Rabbis of Jerusalem, Rabbi Shlomo Amar and Rabbi Aryeh Stern;
  • Rabbi Nahum Eliezer Rabinowitz, Rosh Yeshiva (Dean) of Otniel;
  • Rabbi Ram Hacohen, head of the Beit El Yeshiva (Torah academy);
  • Rabbi Zalman Melamed , head of the Or Etzion Yeshiva;
  • Rabbi Haim Druckman, head of Yeshivat Orot Shaul in Kfar Batya; 
  • Rabbi Yuval Cherlow, head of Yeshivat Ma'aleh Eliyahu in Tel Aviv;
  • Rabbi Haim Ganz, head of the Sderot Yeshiva;
  • Rabbi David Fendel, Rosh Yeshiva of Ma'alot;
  • Rabbi Yehoshua Weizmann; and 
  • Rabbi Elisha Aviner. 

The prayer was held under the direction of singer Yitzhak Meir.

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Source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/195500

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