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  4/3/2012, Nisan 11, 5772

110 Orphans Celebrate Bar Mitzvah in Jerusalem

The Binyanei Ha'uma Jerusalem International Convention Center was the scene, Monday, as 110 boys who had lost at least one parent marked their 13th birthdays. The observance included worship at the Western Wall of the Temple in Jerusalem's Old City.

The event was an initiative of Colel Chabad. Ministers and Members of Knesset came to congratulate the participants.