J’lem merchants: No lulav shortage this year

21.09.2012                      05.Tischrei. 5773

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J’lem merchants: No lulav shortage this year

Palm branches from Egypt known as El-Arish branches regularly imported into Israel in years past but Egypt revolution hindered process.

Despite the fact that date palm branches, used in ritual ceremonies during the festival of Succot, will not be imported from Egypt this year, merchants in Jerusalem have said that there is no shortage and that prices should remain stable….