Jerusalem, My Home






"Loading Balloons into Taxi"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2015
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A few hours before the start of Shushan Purim.  And yes, they all fit.











"Woman in Prayer, Church of the Holy Sepulchre"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2021
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"No More Bad Days"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2017
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Religious, Secular, Jewish, Arab, Male, Female, Young, Old, Talented, Not so much....Everyone's welcome at the Jerusalem Skateboard Park, a great example of peaceful coexistence.  In this photo, the older girl in the sunshine glides smoothly while the younger girl in the shade struggles to her feet.











"Woman in the Park with Dog and Phone"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2020
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"Western Wall, as Viewed through a Screen Fence"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2021
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"Small Act of Kindness"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2020
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An old woman offers food to a cat in the "Cardo," the remnants of the main thoroughfare of Jerusalem during Roman times.











"Boys on Phones"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2021
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"Dressed in a Burqa, Checking Her Phone in the Shade"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2022
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"Art in the Shuk"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2010
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The Mehane Yehuda Market.











"Ethiopian-Israeli Boy Riding Stationary Bicycle at City Hall Plaza"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2015
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"Teenage Girl and Younger Girl at Hassenfeld Family Fountain on a Hot Summer Night"
Teddy Park, Jerusalem, Israel, 2015
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"Candy Store, Muslim Quarter, Old City"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2016
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Just before the Muslim holiday of Eid-al-Fitr.











"Girls in Geula on Purim"
Jerusalem, Israel, 2022
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