Bar Mitzvah at 81 at the Western Wall

29.01.2014                      28.Schwat.5774

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Bar Mitzvah at 81 at the Western Wall

Michael Benkler was four when he saw his parents for the last time and was placed in an orphanage where he lost his Jewish identity.

Bar mitzva ceremonies and their accompanying lavish parties are a rite of passage for Jewish boys around the world. But in the darker chapters of the Jewish people’s recent history, not everyone was able to enjoy and celebrate this milestone….