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They are also heroes: Chevra Kadisha

coronavirus pandemic has managed to disrupt a multitude of things people cherish and take for granted, including many dimensions of Jewish ritual and worship, but at least one such valued practice has remained unscathed. Tahara — the ancient Jewish ritual of cleaning and preparing a deceased person’s body for burial — is still allowed and […]
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Chris Leppek

IJN Assistant Editor | ijnews@aol.com

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