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An estimated 15,000 mispallalim took part in slichos in the Ma’aras HaMachpelah on Tuesday night the eve of 7 Tishrei. The holy site was open exclusively to Jews the entire day, including Ulam Yitzchak.
On Wednesday evening beginning at 19:00 outside on the steps of the Machpelah, there will be a large gathering of women led by Yemima Mizrachi, Ruchama Ben-Yosef and Ettie Ankri.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)