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  Adar 13, 5772 , 07/03/12

Thousands Mourn Rabbi Tzvi Yehuda Kook

Thousands of people visited the grave of Rabbi Tzvi Yehuda Kook in Jerusalem. Wednesday marks 30 years since he passed away. Family members as well as students from the Merkaz HaRav Yeshiva, which was founded by his father Rabbi Avraham Yitzchak Kook and which he led  were in attendance. Students and rabbi from the Beit El Yeshiva, Machon Meir and others attended as well. Member of Knsset Uri Ariel of the National Union Party was among those who spoke at the memorial ceremony.
To view photos, read the Hebrew article on Arutz Sheva's Hebrew language news service by clicking here.

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