‘We’ll continue to enter Joseph’s Tomb with vigor‘

27.04.2011                      23.Nisan, 5771                      Isru Chag; Tag 8 des Omer

Josephs Grab:

‘We'll continue to enter Joseph’s Tomb with vigor'

Following shooting of Ben Yosef Livnat, head of Breslav group leading clandestine visits says 400 worshipers go to Nablus site monthly.

The head of the group behind the clandestine forays into Nablus to access Joseph’s Tomb stressed on Tuesday that such nocturnal expeditions would continue “with greater vigor and might,” just two days after Ben-Yosef Livnat was killed at the site by PA policemen.
Benny Machlev, director-general of the Yesod Olam Society, explained why some – primarily Breslav Hassidim like himself – put themselves at risk to be physically present, even if for short periods of time, at sites believed to be the burial sites of important Jewish figures….