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  6/3/2012, Sivan 13, 5772

New Mikveh for Old Moscow Jewish Neighborhood

Leading Russian and Moscow rabbis last week dedicated a new mikveh – a ritual immersion pool – in the Russian capital’s oldest existing Jewish community. The modest but impressive ceremony took pace at the Darchei Shalom synagogue in the Otrendoe neighborhood, following a contribution by a leading Jewish lay leader.