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I Love Israel

By Tzvi Fishman
6/8/2007, 12:00 AM

Since the sin of the Spies was in despising the cherished Land, the tikun is to love the Land of Israel with a passionate love. Yesterday, we took our youngest kids on a love the Land of Israel trip to the Kinneret. Here's a few of the photos...

Leading the troops on to Gaza
Taliban rebels hiding out in the fields
Pathway to heaven
"May our Land east of the Jordan River return to our hands!" 
The Jordon River
Getting ready for a dip in the Jordan River
Underwater immersion in the Jordan River
Sunset over the Kinneret
Tomb of Rabbi Meir Baal HaNess - Tiberias
Burning oil in memory of Rabbi Meir
Meditation hour
Kibbutz Ein Gev - Easy rocket target from the Golan Heights above
Tiberias - Burial site of the Rambam, Rabbi Akiva, the Ramchal, the Shlah HaKadosh, Rabbi Meir Baal HaNess, and others
Sartaba - see Mishna, Rosh Hashana 2:4
On the command of the Arizal, Rabbi Chaim Vital drank from the waters of the Kinneret and was given the keys to the Kaballah  
The Ultimate Tikun - Raising your kids in the Land of Israel